Alison Doyle

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Alison Doyle is the job search expert for The Balance and one of the industry's most highly-regarded career experts. Recognized by Forbes as one of the Top 100 Websites For Your Career and included on the Job Search Bible list of 25 Best Career Websites, Alison has been noted as a leading person to follow on Twitter by FlexJobs, The Guardian, YouTern, and Mashable, and one of the top people to follow on LinkedIn by JobScan, LinkUp, and Lifehack.

Alison has been quoted or mentioned in many major online and print publications, including Forbes, The New York Times,,, CBS, Newsday, NY Daily News, Los Angeles Times, Philadelphia Inquirer,, HR Magazine, The Christian Science Monitor, US News & World Report, The Wall Street Journal,,,,, LinkedIn, and, and Consumer Reports.


Alison brings extensive experience in human resources and career development. She also spent many years working in a college career services office, developing information technology resources to assist constituents with job searching. Alison is the founder and CEO of  which provides simple and straightforward advice for every step of your career.

Alison is also the author of and the .


​Alison holds a bachelor's degree from Indiana University and has completed several years of employee benefit plan and information technology coursework.

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