Career in Stonestown

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Trained by Lee Strasberg at the Actors Studio, Shelley Mitchell won acclaim for her one-woman performance of Talking with Angels: Budapest 1943, which Los Angeles Weekly lauded for its ?leisurely, lifelike timing? and ?excruciating beauty.? Shelley draws on her extensive teaching and acting experience at institutions such as The Dublin Fringe Theatre Festival to teach dramatic acting to film, television, and theater thespians at the Arts Center of San Francisco, and has received praise from actors at all levels, including Sean Penn. Two-hour classes develop individual concentration and emotional response through sense memory exercises before students partner up for scripted scene work.

180 Capp Street
San Francisco,
CA
US

Counselors Andrea Doffoney Anyanwu and Namrita Chawla know the stresses that today's students are under when applying to college. So Andrea founded College Counselor Concierge with the belief that the college admissions process should be "a fun period of self-discovery." Armed with years of experience in the academic world and masters degrees in public policy, the application experts work hand-in-hand with undergraduates, graduates, international students, and aspiring MBAs. They help the prospective scholars choose the perfect institution for their needs, goals, and team mascot preferences, as well as craft the best applications possible. Counselors meet over-the-phone or in-person with clients as part of many of the customized consultation packages, helping to arrange visits to college campuses, prepare for necessary standardized tests, and plan for early application when necessary.

301 Executive Park Boulevard
San Francisco,
CA
US

Industry veterans McCall Staffing have a proven track record in adroitly matching competent candidates to their ideal positions, without any of the blindfolded strategy that many temporary agencies seem to rely on. As resume verifiers, consultants on San Francisco's occasionally labyrinthine labor codes or simply a team to rely on for ordinary staffing needs at small operations and larger corporate office parks alike, McCall is always helpful and comprehensive. Many of the city’s creative types rely on McCall for temporary gigs that keep them afloat during lean months, while area businesses use the services provided to push out big one-off projects or refill permanent hire positions. The staffing offices are well-appointed and straightforward, putting even the most nervous interviewer at ease.

111 Pine St
San Francisco,
CA
US

While earning a PhD in clinical psychology from Palo Alto University, Dr. Kovan began professionally editing résumés and cover letters on the side to help others achieve success. After graduation, she knew this was her true calling. When working with clients today, she brings her more than 18 years of writing and editing experience to each session, assisting her charges in securing new jobs and showing their best selves to prospective employers. She aims to instill greater self-confidence in each person. In addition to her résumé and cover-letter services, Dr. Kovan is the author of an inspirational poetry book, Alphabet Living.

1449 El Camino Real, Ste 3
Burlingame,
CA
US

During a more than 30-year history, Brenda's Cleaning Personnel has sent sundry sets of keen eyes and agile hands to scour homes and slay household dirt. What began as a simple referral service for basic tidiers has expanded to include a range of specialists in window and carpet cleaning, moving services, and even Christmas-light installations, but the business's original goals prevail in the focused determination of its fully insured cleaning professionals. During each household cleaning session, the crews scrub countertops, vacuum floors, polish kitchen appliances, and bring sinks, tubs, and toilets to a sparkle that could inspire a museum curator to open a bathroom gallery.

1368 Lincoln Ave, Ste 103
San Rafael,
CA
US

career counselor, radio show host, obsessive blogger on career, reinventing education, fairness to men, and improving the world.

5936 Chabolyn Ter
Oakland,
CA
US