About

Myriam-Rose-Kohn-webMyriam-Rose Kohn is known as the “passport to international career success.” Having an unmatched blend of career credentials, experience, language, and cross-cultural skills, it’s easy to see why. The only one to hold not only accreditation from the American Translators Association, but also several career certifications, as well as being among the first 50 worldwide certified branding strategists, she can assist you wherever you are in your career and simultaneously recession-proof you.

With the ability to work with any professional in the world who has Internet and telephone access—and speak to you in English, French, Dutch, German, or Italian—Myriam-Rose is passionate about providing you with a personalized combination of exactly what you need whether you want to work for an international company domestically or broaden your career horizons internationally. Having faced challenges and major transitions herself, she is supportive while also straightforward. Myriam-Rose has found joy in a rewarding career that fits her unique interests and talents, and that’s exactly what she wants for her clients.

Born in Belgium, the multilingual crossroads of Western Europe, Myriam-Rose immigrated to the United States at age 17. Four short years later, she graduated Cum Laude with a double major in French and German—all while working 52 hours a week. She went on to earn a Master of Arts degree in French and raised her two sons after whom JEDA Enterprises was later named.

Located in Southern California, Myriam-Rose launched JEDA Enterprises in 1986 to offer career and translation services. She has also taught business writing in corporations and is a professor at California State University, Northridge. Myriam-Rose’s vibrant background even includes an assignment with the FBI on an international fraud case.

A consummate professional who is devoted to honing her craft, Myriam-Rose quickly developed a reputation in the careers industry as the expert in international résumés. Myriam-Rose wrote Creating a Résumé for Foreign Markets and contributed to “Five Tips for Writing CVs For Overseas Employers” for Wall Street Journal’s CareerJournal.com. Her work is also featured in more than 35 résumé and cover letter books. She has spoken at numerous industry conferences and is on the National Certification Board of the Professional Association of Résumé Writers & Career Coaches. She is also a member of the National Résumé Writers Association, Career Thought Leaders, the Career Planning and Adult Development Network, and the American Translators Association.

As a way to give back to the community, Myriam-Rose assists women who have survived domestic abuse and are leaving the shelters to rebuild their lives.

Learn more about Myriam-Rose Kohn’s international career services.

Myriam-Rose Kohn is the only international career expert to have completed all these certification programs:

  • Certified Personal Branding Strategist – one of the first fifty worldwide
  • 360°Reach™ Personal Brand Assessment Certification
  • Certified Online Identity Strategist
  • Certified Job Search Strategist
  • Authorized DISC Administrator
  • Credentialed Career Manager
  • Certified Career Management Coach
  • International Job Career and Transition Coach
  • G3 Certified
  • Certified Professional Résumé Writer
  • Certified Employment Interview Professional
  • Accredited Translator
  • Registered Interpreter, Judicial Council, State of California