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About Abby:

executive resume writerGlobal career expert, executive resume writer and personal brand strategist, Abby Locke knows firsthand what it’s like to be living under the radar of your true potential.

For many years, she played it safe in stable jobs that kept her employed, but stagnant and bored.

With over two decades of personal development, career marketing and most importantly, real life, “I have been there before” experience, Abby is a true proponent of making BOLD changes in your life and your career.

Abby, sometimes referred to as the “Brilliance Brand Coach“, is intensely passionate about helping others succeed, tap into their unique brilliance and reach their true potential.

Abby infuses natural wisdom, intuition and real-life stories in an open, engaging manner that connects with her audience on a personal and intimate level regardless of where they are in life.

She has been instrumental in helping shift people forward to dramatic personal and professional growth…in many cases, she helps them reach bold, “never-imagined” goals through powerful, intuitive coaching and insightful strategies.

Respected for her keen, practice advice and thought leadership, Abby has been featured in major media publications and television stations including Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Essence Magazine, ABCnews.com, Channel USA-9 and BBC Capital.

A true proponent of ongoing self-development, learning and growth, she has premium industry certifications including Certified Money, Marketing and Soul Business Coach, Executive & Leadership Development Coach, Get-Clear, Get-Focused, Get-Hired Coach and Personal Branding Strategist.

In addition, she holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Clark University and MBA degree from Boston University.

Areas of expertise: Personal Branding, Career Growth, Confidence Building, Work-Life Balance, Leadership, Women & Success

Speaking Topics

  • Lady in Waiting to Lady In Charge: Taking Control of Your Career
  • Secrets to Building Powerful Professional Relationships
  • Using MBTI for Career Enhancement
  • Networking Strategies for Career Success
  • Building Effective Work Relationships
  • Looking Ahead: Developing Your Career Plan
  • From Employee to Consultant: Do you have what it takes
  • How to Charge What You’re Worth and Get It
  • There’s Riches in Niches: Why Your Product/Service is Not for Everyone

Past & Upcoming Audiences


Foreign Service Institute

Department of Labor

Forte Foundation

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

Embracing You Conference

National Urban League, Thursday Network

Covenant House

National Association of Resume Writers