Own Your Story

Hi! I am Alison. My work is to support you in going after the life you want with confidence and joy. My mantra is "Do not let humility be mistaken for mediocrity. Be you." 
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Massage for the Mind and the Soul

As a certified coach, I practice the science and the art of life coaching. 

As an applied positive psychology practitioner, I've got a tool-box filled with evidence-based mindset tips and exercises.

As a career coach, I honor the need for you to have an authentic narrative, grounding a job search, pivot, or career re-entry in values, strengths, and stretch goals.

I adhere to ICF Ethics - creating a non-judgmental and safe space for you to explore, and spread your wings.

LinkedIn Strategy Session

Actionable feedback. Call it personal branding, call it reputation management, get the insight you need to make an impact with LinkedIn.
View course $150

Simplify. Clarify. Orient.

Experience the power of coaching with this intro package. Get clarity and a new perspective founded in your core values and your North Star.
View course $450

Be You & Flourish (Group Course)

12-weeks to courage, clarity, and connection to your authentic voice. A magical coaching journey & class for women ready to make an impact.
View course $1,800

Be You & Flourish (private program)

Move from uncertainty to confidence and clarity. Uncover your authentic voice and set big goals. Create the life you want! Start now.
View course $3,600

Reboot Your Resume/CV + LinkedIn

Expert resume writing support from a Career Development & Life Coach that puts people first. 

Free LinkedIn Profile Report Included
View course $400

Alison in Your Pocket

I might not be your fairy godmother or a guru, but I am delighted support your career success. $120/month for four months or $150 for one. 
View course $150

Got questions? Feeling curious?

I don't bite. I do drink coffee. I love to talk. Schedule a 15-minute call with me to talk about what you'd like to accomplish or clarify. Need a LinkedIn profile other sev

Please note that I am in Madagascar (yup, you read that right)! My working timezone is GMT+3. This zone means that appointments will show morning availability in the USA, all day in Africa/Europe, and the afternoon/evening in Asia/East Asia. Don't see a time that works? Shoot me an email (alison@alisonrakoto.com).
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Testimonials

It was a pleasure working with Alison. Starting with the StrengthsFinder test really helped put things into perspective for me, and she did a great job incorporating my five greatest strengths in our discussions. With each session I was able to articulate and clarify my ideal career, which is to be an Academic coach, and working with Alison helped me to see how I could work toward that career now. She helped me break things down into manageable steps, and she encouraged me to hold on to my dream. With the tools and insights I gained from working with Alison, I am in the process of building a meaningful and fulfilling coaching practice. If you want to create a satisfying and fulfilling career, I highly recommend working with Alison.
L'Shawn
In my continued work with Alison she continues to amaze and surprise me with her keen listening and deep questions. She’s asked me the questions I needed to hear, so that I could hear my own answers to my BIG questions. It is so nourishing to hear our own voice in those answers.
Suzanne
Before working with Alison, I was hesitant that I wouldn’t be able to pull together my experience into a concise, understandable format for my resume and m pitch about myself. My job prospects before we worked together were all over the map! After working together, I felt great about my job prospects, and I received a job offer! It feels great to be working full time after not being in the workforce for so long[...] I feel like I’m better prepared to keep looking for my dream job or advance. I have recommended you to two friends because I enjoyed working with you and you have a great working knowledge of a lot of industries.
Karen
Before joining Career Clarity, I lacked confidence in my resume, and I wanted to improve how I talk about my work/skills. I was feeling hopeful but not expectant about the future. After working with Alison, I feel more confident that I can create the future that I want. As a bonus, I learned more about goal setting and uncovered some limiting beliefs that I wasn't aware of. I would recommend your services to anyone needing help with their professional persona in any capacity!
Tayler

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