Alison Doyle headshot
expertise
Careers, Job Searching
currently
Job Search Expert, The Balance Careers
education
Indiana University, Bloomington, State University of New York at Oneonta

Highlights

  • Job search expert for The Balance Careers and one of the industry's most highly regarded career experts
  • Spent many years working at Skidmore College's career services office, developing information technology resources to assist constituents with job searching
  • Recognized by Forbes as one of the Top 100 Websites For Your Career, included on the Job Search Bible list of 25 Best Career Websites, and listed on Career Sherpa's Best Websites for 2020 Job Search

Experience

Alison brings extensive experience in corporate human resources, management, and career development. She also spent many years working at Skidmore College's career services office, developing information technology resources to assist constituents with job searching. Alison is the founder of CareerToolBelt.com which provides simple and straightforward advice for every step of your career.

Alison is also the author of Alison Doyle's Job Search Guidebook, Internet Your Way to a New Job: How to Really Find a Job Online, and The About.com Guide to Job Searching. She is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Alison has also been quoted or mentioned in many major online and print publications, including LinkedIn, Forbes, The New York Times, and many more.

Education

‚ÄčAlison holds a bachelor's degree from Indiana University and has completed several years of employee benefit plan and information technology coursework.