Cecily Sweet joined Talent Plus ® in 2016 as a Management Consultant. In this role, she conducts and analyzes interviews, as well as leads training and development sessions for our client partners, sharing our science and understanding of Talent Plus’ Quality Selection Process ® so that clients can use these validated tools in their own organizations.
Prior to Talent Plus, Sweet worked as a legal clerk at several law firms, including for the Secretary of Defense at the Pentagon. In her previous roles, she most enjoyed solving complex problems and working with clients. She loved digging deep into the research and thinking analytically about how the past related to the present with respect to a given issue. She also enjoyed helping successful people protect what they had worked so hard to achieve.
Sweet graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science and government in 2011. Following the completion of her BA, she enrolled at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where she pursued degrees in business administration and law. Sweet graduated in 2015 with her Masters of Business Administration and Juris Doctor degrees. She decided to pursue both her MBA and JD in hopes of being able to approach business and legal issues and questions with not only a legal lens, but also an awareness of the business consequences of any decision. In addition, Sweet is part of the American Bar Association as well as the California Bar Association.
In her free time, Sweet enjoys music, hiking, traveling, cycling, modern art and being outdoors. She also spends a lot of her time with friends and family. As a certified yoga instructor, she has a great passion for the practice of yoga. Born and raised in Lincoln, Nebraska, she currently resides in San Francisco, California with her fiancé, Rob Anderson.