The Career Expert

After working hard to find success early, Susan Zheng offers advice for young professionals.

Susan Zheng
Susan Zheng is the co-founder and CEO of Planted, a NY startup that matches high-growth companies with junior, non-technical talent. Planted offers a community where young professionals can not just find a job but build careers at high-impact, meaningful jobs.
Susan graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Science focusing in Finance, International Business and Math. Starting her career in finance, Susan quickly worked her way to a position at Tough Mudder as a Senior Business Analyst, where she helped the company grow from 10 to 200 in just two years.

Check out Susan on social media:

Teaser Trailer
What is your advice on dating?
How do you feel about having a woman on the $20?
Do you have anyone you can set me up with?

Susan’s Videos:
How do you decide how much money to ask for?
How do you define your company culture?
How do you handle conflicting pieces of advice?
What is your honest advice to founders?
What makes people want to invest in a company?
What’s the best advice you’ve ever gotten?
What’s the most important trait you look for in an employee?
What’s your favorite new technology that you wish you’d had your whole life?
Where did you find non-traditional avenues of raising capital?
Who pushed you to make the leap to start the idea?