MISSION

Raising the Bar is a consulting company, founded by Sandy Golinkin, with the mission of helping companies and people achieve the highest standards of excellence. A primary area of focus is to work with recent college graduates and young adults who are finding their first jobs or are early on in their career path. Sandy’s inclination is to lead, nurture, and guide—all with the gentle prowess of a psychological sage—she plays the role of champion with finesse. She is in the business of people.

There’s nobody better at being direct and helpful; she also provides actionable, accurate feedback. Her advice played a critical role in my crushing the presentation… and I got the job… There are not enough words to describe how amazing she is. If there is something challenging in my career, the first person I would call is Sandy.
– RTB Client, Sam Moorhead, Sales Manager, Hubspot

MISSION

Raising the Bar is a consulting company, founded by Sandy Golinkin, with the mission of helping companies and people achieve the highest standards of excellence. A primary area of focus is to work with recent college graduates and young adults who are finding their first jobs or are early on in their career path. Sandy’s inclination is to lead, nurture, and guide—all with the gentle prowess of a psychological sage—she plays the role of champion with finesse. She is in the business of people.

There’s nobody better at being direct and helpful; she also provides actionable, accurate feedback. Her advice played a critical role in my crushing the presentation… and I got the job… There are not enough words to describe how amazing she is. If there is something challenging in my career, the first person I would call is Sandy.
– RTB Client, Sam Moorhead, Sales Manager, Hubspot

ABOUT SANDY GOLINKIN

Sandy Golinkin served as publisher of magazines Travel & Leisure and Allure. She was also founding publisher of Departures and Lucky Magazine. She has had a dynamic career for more than 25 years, simultaneously managing sales and marketing teams with superior results. On two occasions, she was recognized as Condé Nast Publisher of the Year.

During her various jobs in media, Sandy worked closely with many different industries: ranging from tech to fashion to automotive to pharmaceuticals to finance to wines/spirits to beauty. Her professional contact list is outstanding.

Throughout her career, Sandy has been recognized as a great mentor of the young. She has managed and developed successful careers for countless young professionals. Sandy has the experience and knowledge to help her clients make lasting and positive decisions. In a one-on-one setting, she will guide clients by helping them develop crucial and sustainable habits and skills.

ABOUT SANDY GOLINKIN

Sandy Golinkin served as publisher of magazines Travel & Leisure and Allure. She was also founding publisher of Departures and Lucky Magazine. She has had a dynamic career for more than 25 years, simultaneously managing sales and marketing teams with superior results. On two occasions, she was recognized as Condé Nast Publisher of the Year.

During her various jobs in media, Sandy worked closely with many different industries: ranging from tech to fashion to automotive to pharmaceuticals to finance to wines/spirits to beauty. Her professional rolodex is outstanding.

Throughout her career, Sandy has been recognized as a great nurturer of the young. She has managed and developed successful careers for countless young professionals. Sandy has the experience and knowledge to help her clients make lasting and positive change. In a one-on-one setting, she will guide clients by helping them develop crucial and sustainable habits and skills.

ABOUT SANDY GOLINKIN

Sandy Golinkin served as publisher of magazines Travel & Leisure and Allure. She was also founding publisher of Departures and Lucky Magazine. She has had a dynamic career for more than 25 years, simultaneously managing sales and marketing teams with superior results. On two occasions, she was recognized as Condé Nast Publisher of the Year.

During her various jobs in media, Sandy worked closely with many different industries: ranging from tech to fashion to automotive to pharmaceuticals to finance to wines/spirits to beauty. Her professional rolodex is outstanding.

Throughout her career, Sandy has been recognized as a great nurturer of the young. She has managed and developed successful careers for countless young professionals. Sandy has the experience and knowledge to help her clients make lasting and positive change. In a one-on-one setting, she will guide clients by helping them develop crucial and sustainable habits and skills.

Sandy worked with our daughter for the last six months. Among her distinquishing qualities are her discipline, her practical and sound judgment, her wisdom and her high standards and values. She has changed the course of our daughter’s life. We are profoundly grateful to her.Alex Lynch, parent of Raising the Bar client /Partner, White Deer Energy, L.P.
…I have trained with a lot of people and Sandy has made a huge difference where other people simply did not. Working with Sandy has been both personally and professionally life changing. I would not have my current job without her.Kingsley Lynch, Raising the Bar client
Sandy thinks ahead, she anticipates problems and looks for solutions. She is also the most organized person I have ever worked with. …she is supportive, concerned and loyal to her people. She should and will go far.Thomas Ryder, formerly CEO Reader’s Digest, President American Express Publishing and currently Board member Starwood Hotels and Amazon.

WHAT CAN SHE DO FOR HER CLIENTS?

  • MENTOR

  • INSPIRE

  • MOTIVATE

  • SUCCEED

…you gave me an immense amount of useful advice that will come in handy for the steps ahead. Moreover, you were able to take some weight off my shoulders in terms of the stress that comes with job searching.Van MacDonald, current Raising the Bar client
Sandy has the characteristics of great coaches: integrity, empathy, insightfulness and energy as well as the capacity to identify and foster the very best in people.Fred Kass, Executive Vice Chairman, Columbia Psychiatry
I must add that, she’s one of the great nurturers of young talent. There are small armies of people who started as sellers and marketers learning the ropes from her.Ron Prince, SVP, Conde Nast
Sandy is dedicated, loyal, smart, hard working and extremely innovative in her ideas. Felix Rohatyn, Special Advisor to CEO Lazard Freres,Former US Ambassador to France
I am a better friend because of you…I am in awe of how natural you make people feel. I learn from you, admire you, and feel enormous support from you. Thank you for taking such care of me you mean the world to me and I love you dearly.Sally Bedell, God Daughter’s Sister
Sandy mentored me in my two management positions at Conde Nast; I always loved working for her. Countless salespeople currently at Time, Hearst and Condé feel the same. In fact, she remains close to many of us to this day attending our weddings, showers and life celebrations.Michelle Thorpe, Allure & Lucky Magazine

WHAT CAN SHE DO FOR HER CLIENTS?

  • INTERVIEWING

  • PUNCTUALITY

  • PREPAREDNESS

  • LISTENING

  • SHARING THE MICROPHONE

  • NETWORKING

Sandy works with clients to ensure their WOW FACTOR is present in interviews,
distinguishing them clearly from the competition.

Sandy works with clients to ensure their WOW FACTOR is present in interviews, distinguishing them clearly from the competition.

PRESS

 

Alexandra W. Golinkin

OFFICE (212) 772–6949
MOBILE (917) 270–4002
EMAIL sandygolinkin@gmail.com

ADDRESS
903 Park Avenue
Suite 5
New York, NY 10075

Alexandra W. Golinkin

OFFICE (212) 772–6949
MOBILE (917) 270–4002
EMAIL sandygolinkin@gmail.com
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ADDRESS

903 Park Avenue
Suite 5
New York, NY 10075