Tag Archives | Resume Design

Make Your Job Search Easy With An E-Resume

While you should always have a polished, results-infused resume that looks sharp for networking, applications and interviews, you should also create an electronic-friendly version, or E-Resume, to help you easily upload your data so that it slides nicely through Applicant Tracking Systems. Did you Know?“When an employer asks you to submit your application materials via […]

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Will Your Resume Land You Your Dream Job?

Nope. You still need you. A resume may open doors, and a great resume may get you an interview, but you can’t sit behind the computer and expect big results. You need to be ready to walk the walk that’s illustrated so positively in your resume. Have you ever seen an advertisement that convinces you […]

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Are You Putting Off Resume Writing?

“I haven’t touched my resume since I looked for a job 10 years ago.” Sound familiar. Why bother with resume writing if you don’t have to? It’s not exactly something people enjoy doing or how they want to spend their free time. But I do. Well, I’m a resume writer, so I guess I should. […]

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It’s All About The Resume. Or Is It?

It makes me sad to see someone focus all their career energy on the resume. There is a misnomer that if you have the best resume then you’ll get the job. Not true. That’s so far from the truth. There is so much more to a successful transition and advancement than just a resume. Here’s […]

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Don’t Suck Up, Manage Up

We all work with that person who bends over backwards for the boss. No matter how unprofessional or untimely the request, this individual will go out of their way to grant any wish their boss commands. Though their efforts are admirable, they are more than likely wasting valuable time and energy trying to be the […]

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You’re an Amazing Superhero

There’s no one else like you. You have something special that people want in their lives and within their organizations. You have super powers! You can do things that no one else can. Your unique combination of skills, experience and “super” talents makes you great. Unfortunately, we all can fall prey to conforming to other’s […]

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Personal Branding—Why Bother?

Branding is a hot new word circulating within organizational walls and C-Suites. But it’s not just for products and companies; nor is “personal branding” only reserved for athletes or superstars. Today, personal branding is the key to success for career professionals because it identifies you as the solution. When you build a brand, you are […]

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Resume Writing Rich with STARs, CARs & OARs

Resumes rich with STARs, CARs and OARs get the most attention and drive the most action because they focus on achievements and add measurable value to every resume. How? By instantly communicating proof of what a candidate has learned and can immediately apply to the new hiring company. If you’re not familiar with these acronyms: […]

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