Work Smarter and Reap the Rewards

Total Career Success was founded by the authors of Job Search: The Total System™ and principals of Dawson Consulting Group which has a 30-year track record of success in providing corporate talent management services including recruiting and outplacement. Taking the proven techniques that have enabled tens of thousands of transitioning employees to attain better jobs for better pay and to improve their careers and lives, Total Career Success is now providing resources to millions of people the means to achieve their job and career goals. 


Total Career Success University offers Job Search: The Total System™ and a full range of online resources as well as experienced coaches who apply best practices and exceptional  facilitation backed by proven results to help you gain a better job for better pay and ... a better life!

Executive Profiles


For complete biographies, please click on each individual's name:

Sheryl Dawson

 As an author, speaker and consultant, Sheryl is the driving force behind the success and sustainability of Dawson Consulting Group with her broad vision and devotion to client needs.

Ken Dawson

 An energetic, informative, humorous and motivational presenter, Ken inspires  participants to excel.  His creative and practical advice has helped thousands to achieve better jobs for better pay.

Video Interview with
Ken & Sheryl Dawson