Surabhi Lal is a professor, coach, consultant, and storyteller who is in the business of building a better future of work. As the Career Specialist at CUNY SLU, she is committed to your future of work and knows that a career impacts many facets of one’s life. She gets great joy from making the unwritten rules of a job search and work more explicit to create equity and guiding others on their journey to career success.

She has coached thousands of job seekers, entrepreneurs, and small businesses to help them achieve meaningful success. Her experience spans designing, curating, and facilitating experiences that encourage learning, growth, and community. She believes workplaces have an extraordinary opportunity to increase interaction among people of different backgrounds and work towards a more equitable society.

Surabhi brings her passion for a better future of work to her work and as the host of SIPS & Leadership, a LinkedIn Live series. Surabhi invests in inspiring the next generation of leaders through her board service with Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work and Manhattan Country School. Her areas of expertise include management, leadership, culture building, workplace effectiveness, and career development.