Yas (Djadali) Hardaway is a National Certified Counselor and a Certified Career Counselor. She has worked in the career development field since 1999, across multiple universities (east coast, west coast, and transnational). Yas is the Executive Director of Career Services at Pepperdine University's Graduate School of Education and Psychology, where she also teaches as a Course Mentor and Adjunct Faculty in the Psychology Division. She received her Master of Science and Education Specialist degrees in Counseling from The Florida State University and her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Kentucky.
At the University of California, Irvine and Loyola Marymount University, Yas developed a strong reputation for team development, interdepartmental collaboration, and career counseling leadership. She has created and taught several university career development courses and seminars. Yas is published and has presented at international conferences on intercultural career development topics. In 2007-2008, she initiated and launched a career development program for a transnational shipboard university of 50 nations, traveling to 17 countries around the world.
As Founder of Insight Careers, Yas provides virtual career coaching for individuals across industries and life stages.
VIRTUAL CAREER COACHING
With exponential advances in technology and globalization, the workforce is changing more rapidly than ever. We are now in an era of career mobility, which requires an intentional and adaptable approach to career development. Career coaching sessions are designed to jump start your next career step through goal clarification, industry-specific job search strategies, and professional brand customization. Meet virtually with an experienced Certified Career Counselor from the comfort of your own home or work space.