Dawn Graham

Director of Career Management; Personal Career Coach; Host of "Career Talk" on Wharton Business Radio, Wharton Executive MBA
Wharton faculty

Dr. Dawn Graham is one of the country’s leading career coaches, with two decades of corporate experience in recruiting, executive coaching, talent management, leadership assessment, teaching, and business transformation. As Career Director for The Wharton School’s Executive MBA program, Dawn works with a population of hard driving business executives, most of whom are changing careers at the prime of their professional lives while vying for some of the world’s most competitive jobs. Dawn also host Sirius XM Radio’s popular weekly call-in talk show “Career Talk,” offering advice on career transitions to a diverse population of North America.

A contributing writer for Forbes.com, Dawn’s first book “Switchers: How Smart Professionals Change Careers and Seize Success” was a #1 new release and shares a practical roadmap with fresh strategies based on her background as a recruiter and psychologist for how job seekers can get into the mind of the hirer and successfully land a career switch. A licensed psychologist, Dawn holds a doctorate in counseling psychology from the University of Denver, a master’s degree in applied behavioral science from the Johns Hopkins University, and a bachelors’ degree in psychology from Seton Hall University. She is on the Board of Directors for the MBA Career Services for Working Professionals, an alliance of the top 30 global MBA programs. She also has an appointment with the Wharton Management Department.

Twitter & Instagram – @DrDawnGraham

Book – https://www.amazon.com/Switchers-Professionals-Change-Careers-Success/dp/0814439632/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1517546138

Past Appearances

Career Talk: June 20, 2019

Host Dawn Graham is joined by Hannah Morgan (Job Search Strategist and Founder, CareerSherpa.net) on the Thursday, June 20, 2019 edition of Career Talk.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019

Career Talk: June 13, 2019

Host Dawn Graham is joined by Tina Seelig (Author of “Insight Out”; Professor of the Practice, Stanford University) on the Thursday, June 13, 2019 edition of Career Talk.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, June 13, 2019

Career Talk: June 6, 2019

Host Dawn Graham is joined by Kerri Twigg (Founder, Career Stories Consulting) on the Thursday, June 6, 2019 edition of Career Talk.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, June 6, 2019

Career Talk: May 30, 2019

Host Dawn Graham is joined by Karen Holst (Product Innovation Leader, Entrepreneur, Author, Start Within) on the Thursday, May 30, 2019 edition of Career Talk.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019

Career Talk: May 18, 2019 – Reunion Radio!

Host Dawn Graham is joined by Hiranya (Hira) Fernando (CEO, Careerly Networks) and Jenna Fisher (Global Corporate Officers Sector Leader, Russell Reynolds Associates) on the Saturday, May 18, 2019 edition of Career Talk.Read More

Air Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019

Career Talk: April 25, 2019

Host Dawn Graham is joined by Kathryn Minshew (Founder and CEO, The Muse) on the Thursday, April 25, 2019 edition of Career Talk.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, April 25, 2019

Career Talk: March 28, 2019

Host Dawn Graham is joined by Eric Furda (Dean of Admissions, University of Pennsylvania) on the Thursday, March 28, 2019 edition of Career Talk.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, March 28, 2019

Career Talk: March 21, 2019

Host Dawn Graham is joined by Wendy Merrill (Founder & Chief Rainmaker, StrategyHorse Consulting Group) on the Thursday, March 21, 2019 edition of Career Talk.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, March 21, 2019

Career Talk: March 14, 2019

Host Dawn Graham is joined by Marc Miller (President, Career Pivot) on the Thursday, March 14, 2019 edition of Career Talk.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, March 14, 2019

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Host Dawn Graham is joined by Katie Leonard (President & CEO, Johnson College) on the Thursday, July 11, 2019 edition of Career Talk.

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