Executive Resume Writing Secrets

5 Executive Resume Writing Secrets Used by Experts

Struggling to write your executive resume? Conserve your time and efforts with these expert tips.

How to Write a CFO Resume That Reflects Your Leadership Brand

Pursuing your next step up the career ladder as CFO or Controller? Your CFO resume must connect the dots from tactical details, such as financial reporting or systems, to strategic advisor and CEO partner. By showing examples of strategic decision-making and forecasting, IT oversight, performance recommendations, and Board influence, your CFO resume will position you … Continue reading How to Write a CFO Resume That Reflects Your Leadership Brand

Don’t Just Update Your Executive Resume! Start Over Instead

Poised for an executive job search? Updating your existing resume probably seems like a logical first step, but hold on! Your previous resume was probably written 5 or 10 years ago, using a different tone, formatting, and keyword content designed for a lower-level role. At the executive level, the game changes – requiring a different … Continue reading Don’t Just Update Your Executive Resume! Start Over Instead

2015 Resume Writing Trends for Executives & Professionals

Running a 2015 job search -- but using resume writing trends from the past? You’ll find yourself at a disadvantage in today's aggressive job market. Plenty of job seeking activities have changed over the past decade… and your executive resume needs to keep pace with them. Job seekers in 2015, 2016, and beyond must develop … Continue reading 2015 Resume Writing Trends for Executives & Professionals

3 Executive Resume Mistakes You’re Making Right Now

Trying to catch a break in the competitive market for executive talent? Your resume MUST be on par with the branded, value-driven documents used by other leaders. As an executive expecting to make your mark, you'll need to avoid the typical (yet major-league) resume writing errors that can put you at a disadvantage. Sharpen your approach … Continue reading 3 Executive Resume Mistakes You’re Making Right Now

Do You Really Need a Cover Letter For Executive Jobs?

Invariably, when executives try to figure out how to stand out in the job search, the subject of cover letters comes up – followed by confusion. Do you really need a cover letter for each executive job application? How can you be sure that employers are actually reading the letter you’re so carefully crafting? Is … Continue reading Do You Really Need a Cover Letter For Executive Jobs?

The 5 Must-Have Features of a Powerful Executive Resume

If you've reviewed executive resume samples lately, you might realize there's something missing from your own document. Does your executive resume fail to convey your value clearly - and in a matter of seconds? If so, you'll find that a few, straightforward changes can transform you from overlooked to sought-after. Increase your chances of being considered for … Continue reading The 5 Must-Have Features of a Powerful Executive Resume

5 Elements of a Strong Medical Affairs Resume

Planning to leverage your business and clinical expertise to pursue a Director or VP Medical Affairs position? A compelling medical affairs resume has evolved far beyond a list of clinical and leadership roles. Instead, you’ll need to prove your skill in bridging the gap among medical teams, executives, and marketing interests, incorporating a clear message of industry … Continue reading 5 Elements of a Strong Medical Affairs Resume

Does Your Executive Resume Miss Out On the Latest Trends?

Putting together your resume for the first time in years? Believe it or not, resume trends have changed substantially in just a short period of time, due to intense competition in the job market. You’ll soon find that you’re up against other executives with custom-designed, focused documents. Therefore, you’ll need to ensure that your resume … Continue reading Does Your Executive Resume Miss Out On the Latest Trends?