Setting up your LinkedIn Profile? Here's how to ensure your photo gives the right impression to employers and recruiters.
Here's how to update your LinkedIn Profile on the sly - away from the prying eyes of bosses or co-workers.
After seeing too many inappropriate executive photos on LinkedIn, I have to ask: What message are you trying to send with your headshot?
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
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
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
Cautiously readying your LinkedIn Profile for an executive job search? You’ll need to consider LinkedIn strategies that differ substantially from those used by mid-career professionals. For example, many executives choose to limit the information they distribute on LinkedIn, due to company confidentiality or other reasons. Executives are also approached more often than other users on LinkedIn, … Continue reading 5 Best-Practice LinkedIn Strategies for Executives
Did you write your leadership resume around a clear job target – or merely leave clues for employers to find? If you’ve ever suffered through reading a stack of resumes – hoping the perfect candidate will nearly jump off the page, then you’ll understand the conundrum faced by employers. Many resumes are written using generalities, … Continue reading Is Your Executive Resume Missing a Title?
Determined to make 2013 the year you snag that dream job? The coming months are shaping up to be intensively competitive, meaning you'll have to be ready to edge out others for that coveted job. However, if your resume is like most in circulation, it isn’t anywhere near ready for 2013. Why? Because it probably … Continue reading Think Your Resume’s Ready for 2013? Read This First
Pursuing your next career move in technical sales? Your resume isn't the list of sales quotas and jargon that it once was - even if that's what landed your last job. An effective resume in the technical field for any sales position (Pre-Sales Engineer, Sales Account Representative, Partner Alliances, etc.), must hone in on your … Continue reading Best Tech Sales Resume Tips to Outdo Your Competition