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  • Ready to take your career to the next level?
  • Thinking about adding new skills or training? Let's explore options to ensure your skillset is competitive.
  • Learn how to utilize LinkedIn to make virtual networking work for you!

"If you don't have time to do it right, how will you find time to do it over?" -- Anonymous

"Problems cannot be solved at the same level of consciousness that created them." - Albert Einstein


  1. Contact us today at 704.641.4000, or email
  2. We will email you a questionnaire to ensure information is tailored to your specific goals.
  3. Once you respond, we will get right to work.  Pay online or we can send an invoice.
  4. We will collaborate to set achievable goals and provide you with quality, professional, and timely service.

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For more than the last decade, we've helped individuals globally determine their best fit career. This process is customized based upon clients' specific goals, but it might include coaching sessions, job search strategy, resume revision, interview coaching, and/or LinkedIn optimization. We have served clients from the age of 15 to 70+, through just about all industries and position levels.  

Advisory Opinion Services

Beyond The Box

At Athena, we understand the emotional stress and related anxiety that accompanies both employment and educational choices. We work to reduce your stress and produce measurable results.  In fact, Tara Goodfellow is a certified life coach through Coach Training Alliance. This provides you with a deeper level of support and understanding

Our Mission

The mission of Athena Consultants, Inc. is to provide individual guidance to help you achieve your professional or life goals.

"What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our Client Strategy

We are here to educate, offer options, and encourage you in your career and life pursuits. We are objective, results-oriented, and we help you learn to focus on your accountability.

Advisory Opinion Services

We take great pride in offering advisory opinion services. Each client's situation, training, and skillset is evaluated individually and supported through a combination of local, national, and global resources, as applicable. Our advisory opinions have been used in successful H-1B applications.