Carlota Zimmerman Carlota, the Creativity Yenta

Carlota Zimmerman is an honors graduate of Wellesley College, Middlebury College Language School and Indiana University-Bloomington Maurer School of Law. In 2008, Carlota launched her coaching practice, www.carlotaworldwide.com, crafting personalized, realistic solutions to help men and women around the world, articulate and achieve their personal and professional goals. She has worked with men and women, doctors and lawyers, actors and TV anchors, stay-at-home parents, writers, artists, politicians...anyone looking for real help to do the real work of making a comeback in their life knows whom to call. Before becoming an entrepreneur, Carlota was a produced playwright and a network news assignment editor, producer and writer. She has lived and worked in Russia, India and China, and across the United States. At the age of 18, her first play, "Man at His Best,"​ won the 1991 Young Playwrights Festival and was produced off-Broadway, under the direction of Mark Brokaw. The play was favorably reviewed in New York Magazine, New York Times and Village Voice, and continues to be performed around the world. As a TV journalist, Carlota worked in the newsrooms of CNN, FOX News, ABC, MSNBC, Reuters and NBC News. She received her juris doctorate in 2007. While a law student, Carlota interned for Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, and clerked for Judge Obus of the New York State Supreme Court. Carlota's articles have been published by Above the Law, Thought Catalog, EliteDaily, MSNBC and Eternal Remedy, among others. She was named a "social media expert"​ by US News & World Report, in an article on effective methods for using LinkedIn. Carlota has led career events at the New York Public Library, CUNY, Young Playwrights, INC., SUNY & Queens Council on the Arts. At Social Media Week NYC 2015, Carlota moderated a panel helping female professionals and artists use social media to identify and achieve their career goals. At BlogHer 2015's Social Media Bootcamp, Carlota co-hosted a "lightning round"​ panel on best professional practices for using Google+. She led a series of "social media round-tables" at the 2016 Pennsylvania Conference for Women. In January, Carlota addressed the IP Law Association of Chicago, on a presentation "LinkedIn for Rainmakers." In 2016, Carlota 11 workshops for the New York Public Library, and other public events at Word Brooklyn bookstore, Alice's Tea Cup, Kearny Bank, to name but a few. As an entrepreneur and coach, Carlota has been profiled in Latina Magazine, the Wellesley Times and QueensLatino.com, among other sites. Her career advice has been cited in the NY Post, Mediabistro, Everup, MSN Money Talks, Her Campus, Elite Daily and many other sites and publications. She lives in New York. She is fluent in Russian, sarcasm and dirty vodka martinis. Facebook: Carlotaworldwide Creativity Yenta Twitter: @kittenmagix

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