Betsy Hickman

Practice Leader

As Practice Leader of Career Consultants OI Global Partners six-person team, Betsy brings over 30 years of experience providing Outplacement and Career Transition Services to her corporate and individual clients.

Betsy is PASSIONATE ABOUT OUTPLACEMENT, studious to her profession, and is known for recognizing and responding to changes occurring in the market place. She understands the emotional stress people face during and after the termination as well as the differences in both the career needs and job search strategies essential to millennials, baby boomers and everyone in between. She has a reputation for accepting people as they are, but is also able to coach her clients to strive to be all they can be in their chosen field of employment. Her record of success is obvious. During her career, she has impacted the lives of several thousand people who have been re-employed successfully in new careers.

In addition to her profession as a Career Coach, she has held executive-level positions in several organizations. Her business experience gives her firsthand experience understanding the difficulties leaders face when they have to craft and deliver a termination message as well as an appreciation for the organizations’ need to balance fair treatment of people whom they need to transition out of the organization with the need to manage business operations responsibly.

Betsy received her degree in International Business and French at Iowa State University. She is a member of SHRM and holds a number of assessment, leadership and coaching certifications.