Career Coach in Reston, VA

Jim Weinstein, Career Coach Reston VA

Are you unfulfilled in your career and looking for a change but hesitant about what might be best to do? Perhaps you need guidance in enhancing your resume, in understanding how to effectively network, or in bettering your interviewing skills. Maybe you feel it’s time to ask for a raise or a promotion, but a lack of confidence is prohibiting your advancement. Whatever your career challenge, I know I can help.

I’ve achieved success in 4 different careers: as an advertising executive with 3 of America’s top agencies, as the leader of a health care not-for-profit organization, as a long-time licensed psychotherapist, and as a career counselor and life coach. This allows me to offer unmatched wisdom and experience and is why I have received outstanding reviews from many dozens of clients.

I invite you to read through my website and then contact me for a free, 15 minute chat where I can answer any questions you might have. I look forward to talking with you and working with you to bring you the success you deserve.


  • Advance at your job
  • Land a great job
  • Transition Careers
  • Choose a career
  • Create a sustainable work/life balance
  • Have a great interview
  • Effectively Network
  • Improve your job satisfaction
  • Improver your productivity
  • Perfect your resume, linkedin & cover letter

Learn More About My Career Coaching Services

Interview Coaching

Interview Coaching

Reston, VA
The art of persuasion and pitching an individual for a specific job position is a skill I’ve honed over decades in the advertising industry and as a career coach. If you’re looking for a job in Reston, VA, interview coaching can help you to do great during the interview and increase your chances of getting the job. With help from me, you’ll feel confident explaining your experience and character in a concise way that will impress the hiring manager, supervisor, or CEO. For interview coaching services in Reston, VA, call me today. Even for individuals who are shy or feel they lack a lengthy resume of experience, I can help them speak and perform well during the interview every time.
Resume Coaching

Resume Coaching

Reston, VA
Presenting yourself correctly is important to the success of your career. You need to have a resume and LinkedIn profile that are updated, appealing, impactful, and concise. Even without a long history of career success, I can help you to create a profile that emphasizes your results and achievements using the correct wording and presentation techniques. A tool I’ve learned is particularly valuable is LinkedIn. I’ll show you how to utilize the platform as a powerful networking tool and not just another social media platform. When used correctly, it can help you connect with a wide variety of professionals. Through LinkedIn, you can learn about various career paths, industries, and businesses, and also receive information about new job openings before they are published.
Career Transition Counseling

Career Transition Counseling

Reston, VA
Are you looking for a more fulfilling career path? Has your motivation for your current job decreased recently? Do you feel worthy of a raise or promotion, but don’t know how to ask for it? Are you unsure about your next career step? Have you grown too comfortable with your current job position and stopped looking for opportunities to advance? If this is you, career counseling can help. I have guided many hundreds of professionals through the process of improving their career satisfaction, receiving a raise, and growing more confident in their own abilities to finally advance in their careers. Learn more about career counseling, and how it can help you, by calling me today.
Job Search Coaching

Job Search Coaching

Reston, VA
With so many career choices out there and any factors influencing your decision, it can be difficult to choose the best career for you. Career counseling can help you to feel confident in making difficult career decisions while guiding you through thought-provoking questions. Are you looking for job positions in the right way? Are you appropriately weighing the factors that matter most to you? Is it time to change jobs? If any of these questions resonate with you, call me. In my career, I’ve made many major career shifts and life transitions and have developed me develop insight. And as a psychotherapist I can help you overcome emotional obstacles that stand in the way of charting your optimal course. For career counseling in Reston, VA, call me today.

My 3-Stage Process:

Stage One



Self awareness. What are your strengths, your skills, your likes and dislikes, your values, your life goals? The answers to these questions will enable us to identify the most promising paths to explore. In this stage I will also identify and help you overcome any major obstacles to progress such as low self-confidence, discouragement, or procrastination.

Stage Two



I will educate you on the pluses and minuses of various careers and craft a very specific program to enable you to gain the knowledge of these paths that is essential to making the best career choice.

Stage Three



Marketing. Once having identified the most promising career choices, as a marketing expert I will work with you to ensure that your approach and job hunting materials are first rate.

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