Co-Host: Maria Ji is a Professional Business and Life Coach. Her education and background lie in corporate management, team building and development, personal training, and luxury travel. Maria earned a Business Management Degree in Beijing, China; she graduated from the rigorous and acclaimed “Coaches Training Program” presented by Accomplishment Coaching in Seattle, Washington. She is currently a Mentor of the program, training outstanding coaches.
Maria focuses her coaching practice on supporting people to create the life of their dreams.


Guest 1: Dorie Clark is an adjunct professor at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business
and the author of “Entrepreneurial You, Reinventing You and Stand Out”, which was
named the #1 Leadership Book of 2015 by Inc. magazine. A former presidential
campaign spokeswoman, the New York Times described her as an “expert at self-
reinvention and helping others make changes in their lives.”

A frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review, She consults and speaks for
clients including Google, Microsoft, and the World Bank. She is also a producer of a
multiple Grammy-award- winning jazz album.
You can download her free Entrepreneurial You self-assessment workbook and learn more at


Guest 2: Susan Peppercorn is an executive and career coach who enables mid, and senior-level professionals find their next best career step; promotion, new job, career or entrepreneurial option. She is also the author of the new Amazon bestselling book, “Ditch Your Inner Critic: Evidence-Based Strategies to Thrive in Your Career”.

The NY Times, Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, Harvard Business Review, Glassdoor, the Boston Globe and U.S. World News and World Report are some of the publications that have tapped her for career advice.

A certified positive psychology coach, Susan is a graduate of the Certificate in Positive Psychology and is accredited by the International Coaching Federation.

Susan is offering a free career-fit assessment, “Are You in The Right Job” to listeners of the show.



Twitter: @susanpeppercorn


1 Dorie Clark
2 Susan Peppercorn