The Total Career Makeover Contest


Since I’m always talking about how to prepare for interviews, I’m hosting this contest where two lucky people will win a Total Career Makeover – you’ll get a new hairstyle, a makeover, a copy of my books, and a consulting session with me so I can help you turbocharge your search!"

The polls have closed — the voting round has ended! Stay tuned for the official announcement for our two grand prize winners!

One lucky WOMAN and one lucky MAN will win:

  • A professional hairstyling and makeup at The Jackie Olivencia International Salon & Spa
  • One (1) "Capture a Recruiter" consultation session with Absolutely Abby
  • One (1) signed copy of "Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets" and "Absolutely Abby’s Top 12 Interview Questions Exposed"
  • Five (5) of Absolutely Abby’s teleseminars:
    • Making "Overqualified" a Job Search Advantage
    • Developing Strong Relationships with Headhunters
    • What You Don’t Know You Don’t Know About LinkedIn
    • Exposing the Hidden Job Market
    • Interviewing Ingenuity

Eight (8) Semi-Finalists will receive: a signed copy of "Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets" and "Absolutely Abby’s Top 12 Interview Questions Exposed" and 5 Absolutely Abby teleseminars.

*The two grand prize winners must be able to travel to Rochester, NY on July 23, 2014 for the Total Career Makeover event. Unfortunately, travel expenses cannot be reimbursed.

Important Contest Details

Please review the complete Official Rules from this page.
  • Absolutely Abby’s "Total Career Makeover" Contest will be accepting entries online until 11:59 PM ET on July 2, 2014.
  • To participate in Absolutely Abby’s "Total Career Makeover" contest you must be at least 18 years of age at the time of entry and a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, including APO/FPO addresses excluding Puerto Rico.
  • Ten (10) Semi-Finalists (5 men, 5 women) will be announced on July 7, 2014. Their stories and photos will be posted online for audience voting.
  • The votes will end on July 13, 2014 at 11:59 PM ET. The one (1) man and one (1) woman who receive the most votes will be invited to receive their Total Career Makeover in Rochester, NY.
  • The two (2) Grand Prize Winners must provide their own transportation to Rochester, NY for Absolutely Abby’s "Total Career Makeover" event on July 23, 2014. Unfortunately, travel and/or lodging expenses cannot be reimbursed.
  • Eight (8) Semi-Finalists will receive: a signed copy of Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets and Absolutely Abby’s Top 12 Interview Questions Exposed and five (5) of Absolutely Abby’s teleseminars.
  • Both employed and unemployed job seekers are welcome to enter provided they are actively engaged in searching for a new job for the duration of the contest.