Cultivating an Actionable Career Plan With Mark Herschberg

Mark Herschberg
Mark Herschberg

Mark Herschberg is the author of The Career Toolkit, Essential Skills for Success That No One Taught You and creator of the Brain Bump app. As a seasoned executive and cybersecurity expert, Mark has spent his career launching startup companies spanning from over a dozen different verticals. He helped to start the Undergraduate Practice Opportunities Program, dubbed MIT’s “career success accelerator,” where he teaches annually. Mark works with many non-profits, currently serving on the board of Plant A Million Corals.

Mark graduated from MIT where he received his BS in physics, electrical engineering and computer science and his M.Eng in electrical engineering and computer science with a focus on cryptography.

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Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:

  • Mark Herschberg shares how to identify and cultivate valuable skills at every level of business 
  • The importance of networking and communication in team work
  • Mark’s inspiration for writing The Career Toolkit and creating a content app 
  • How the Brain Bump app makes content readily available to users
  • Mark discusses brand authenticity to leverage success
  • What is the best piece of advice Mark has ever received?

In this episode…

How can you improve your leadership, communication, and networking skills to achieve success in your career? Employers demand proficiency in these skills, but where can you learn them?

Mark Herschberg understands that without communication, you can’t demonstrate your skills. Effective communication is the pillar to leadership, networking, and relationship building as you advance in your career. As an expert in leadership, Mark is familiar with the importance of these skills, so he created a content app with all the tools you need in one place. 

In this episode of Access To Anyone, Michael Roderick sits down with Mark Herschberg, MIT instructor, author, speaker, and entrepreneur, to discuss building techniques to attain success in your career. Mark talks about the importance of networking and communication, his self-publishing journey, and how to holistically leverage yourself or your brand for success.

Golden Answer

If you could meet any living person, who would it be?

Mark Herschberg would like to meet President Volodymyr Zelenskyy of Ukraine. Mark believes it is incredible how Zelenskyy has led his country with integrity, leadership, and strength of will to stand up against what looks like overwhelming odds.

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