Karalyn Brown is founder of Interview IQ and co-developer of myPitch – the iPhone app that helps people sell themselves in 30 seconds or less.
With a background as a recruitment and HR consultant, she is a proud to describe herself as a corporate refugee. After working for one of Australia’s largest insurance companies she decided she wanted to be fully responsible for her own destiny, and fast track her management skills by starting her own business. She found her first client the day after she designed her own website, and since then through her consultancy and blog she has helped over 20,000 people position themselves powerfully to find jobs and business opportunities.
Karalyn has pioneered the use of social media in Australia as a branding tool for job seekers, executives and entrepreneurs and is the most connected Australian woman on LinkedIn. Her blog now receives thousands of visitors a month, and she has a Twitter following of almost 30,000 people.
Karalyn frequently talks jobs, business and social media on ABC radio. She has appeared on Sky TV, in the Australian, The Daily Telegraph, The Courier Mail, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Smart Company, Anthill Online, Latte Magazine, Women’s Agenda and MX. Karalyn’s writing on careers and business has appeared in the Australian, the Sydney Morning Herald, The Punch, Management Today and Recruitment Extra.