Henderson, founder of Feng
Shui for the Body, is a Phi Beta
Kappa graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University. She launched The Search
Network, a San Diego based executive recruiting firm in 1979, which
is still successfully placing candidates. Her interviews of over
6000 job applicants give her a wealth of knowledge to share about
how to present one's best self.
years, Kaaren observed that if she were presenting two equally qualified
candidates to her clients, the one who presented his self most effectively
would get the job. Because of
her desire to help her candidates succeed, she starting taking courses
about dressing for success, body language, communication skills
and personal growth. She began meditating and walked with one foot
in the business world and one in the metaphysical world.
During the last
recession in 1990, Kaaren created a Career Mentor program for the
engineering students at San Diego State. She and over 100 volunteers
helped the new grads find jobs in a very tough economy. Kaaren's
entrepreneurial efforts also include establishing Alive Interiors,
a business that interior plantscaped all the model homes for Corky
McMillan and other top builders. Additionally, she was the editor
of Today in Northern Virginia. Since Kaaren joined the magazine
when it was a start up, she did all the copy and layout for the
magazine. She developed her design skills and an eye for beauty.