Ron Krannich, Ph.D.
"One of America's leading career and travel experts and author
of over 100 books"
For nearly three decades Ron Krannich has pursued a passion - assisting millions of individuals, from students, the unemployed, and ex-offenders to military personnel, international job seekers, and CEOs, in making critical job and career transitions. Focusing on key job search skills, career changes, and employment fields, his impressive body of work has helped shape career thinking and behavior both in the United States and abroad. His sound advice has changed numerous lives, including his own!
Ron is one of America's leading career and travel writers who has authored more than 100 books. A former Peace Corps Volunteer and Fulbright Scholar, he received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Northern Illinois University. He currently operates Impact Publications, a Virginia publishing firm.
Ron is a former university professor, high school teacher, management trainer, and consultant. As a trainer and consultant, he has completed numerous projects on management, career development, local government, population planning, and rural development in the United States and abroad.
Ron's wife Suzan Kiepper Krannich is a former health care executive who received an MSW from New York University. As a trained therapist, she has worked with many individuals experiencing anger management, substance abuse, and related co-occurring disorders.
Ron's career books focus on key job search skills, military and civilian career transitions, government and international careers, travel jobs, and nonprofit organizations, and include such classics as High Impact Resumes and Letters, Interview for Success, Change Your Job, Change Your Life.
His annual Military-to-Civilian Transition Guide has been distributed to over 4 million military personnel during the past 15 years. He recently launched an innovative pocket guide series for military families, ex-offenders, and job seekers in general.
His books represent one of today's most comprehensive collections of career writing. With over 7 million copies in print, his publications are widely available in bookstores, libraries, and career centers as well as through Impact's online bookstore.
Ron is also responsible for developing a variety of career-related websites, including: www.ImpactPublications.com, www.ExoffenderReentry.com, and www.VeteransWorld.com. Many of his career tips appear on such major websites as www.monster.com and www.careerbuilder.com.
Ron and Suzan live a double life with travel being his best kept "do what you love" career secret. Author of over 20 travel-shopping guidebooks on various destinations around the world (the Impact Guides), he now pursues his international and travel interests through his innovative Great Water Destinations Series and related website: www.greatwaterdestinations.com.
When not found at his home and business in Virginia, he is probably somewhere in Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, the South Pacific, the Caribbean, or the Americas following his travel passions as well as adhering to the career advice he gives to others: "Pursue a passion that enables you to do what you really love to do."
As both a career and travel expert, Ron's work is frequently featured in major newspapers, magazines, and newsletters as well as on radio, television, and the Internet.
Available for interviews, consultation, and presentations, Ron can be contacted as follows:
Ron Krannich, Ph.D.
7820 Sudley Road, Suite 100
Manassas, VA 20109
Tel. 703-361-7300 or 703-361-0255
for a list of books he has authored.