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Vicki Salemi is an authorspeaker, consultant, columnist and career expert for Monster, a global leader in successfully connecting people and job opportunities. Unleashing her 15 years of experience in corporate recruiting and human resources, Vicki's passionate about empowering job seekers with insight and first-hand knowledge from the halls of HR.


She is the author of Big Career in the Big City and The ABC's of College Life and a regular contributor to The Huffington Post, ForbesU.S. News & World Report, The New York Post and Vicki is continuously quoted in top tier business and consumer outlets & segments worldwide, including The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, NBC News, Dateline Australia, Fast Company and Women’s Health.


As a recognized influencer, Vicki often interviews notable names, such as Gloria Steinem, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Judy Blume, Derek Jeter and Michael J. Fox, about their own careers. She is also the creator/host/producer of mediabistroTV's "Score That Job," and was named one of the top career bloggers in the country by BlogHer. Vicki previously held recruiting and HR management roles at global professional services firms including Deloitte, McGraw-Hill Financial and KPMG.


A proud alumna, she graduated from Lafayette College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and earned a management certificate from Cornell University. She lives in New York City and is always planning her next trip to Italy. Andiamo!