Jonathan Flaks – Career Catalyst
Founder of Jump Forward Careers
Jonathan Flaks entered the executive / career coach movement in 1998 and has since been a leader, innovator and pioneer of the profession. He has been a catalyst for the careers of hundreds of executives, entrepreneurs and professionals to reach bold career goals and exciting transitions.
His clients come from industries including media, entertainment and marketing to real estate development, finance and private equity. With a 30-year business background, Jonathan has worked with people from a wide array of companies including Disney, Sony/BMG Entertainment, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Goya Foods, The Riverside Company, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, IBM, LEGO, the United Nations and many others. His individual clients achieve breakthroughs in unbreakable confidence, powerful communication and outstanding career satisfaction.
In a sea of 50,000 career coaches worldwide, Jonathan was one of the first 500 to earn the M.C.C. credential, the highest in the coaching profession, from the International Coach Federation. He has a dual degree from Cornell University, and has taught leadership and coaching skills at New York University.
He authored “Income Double – Half the Trouble” and created the audio program “Who Are You, Inc., Bringing Out Your Best In Business” – an audio workshop to re-energize your passion and envision your mission statement for sustainable self-motivation.”