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

Is Your LinkedIn Photo a Joke?

Wondering why everyone else is getting great results off LinkedIn – while you’re waiting for your turn? I don't know you, but I'll take a guess – your photo is probably terrible. How could I possibly know this? I’ve talked too often with the frustrated job seeker who, disenchanted with LinkedIn, says he or she … Continue reading Is Your LinkedIn Photo a Joke?

(Simple!) Tips for Branding Your Executive Resume With Headlines

Facing the task of writing a resume that conveys your effectiveness as a leader? Heard the buzz around personal branding in executive job search? Maybe you’re confused about how to blend these concepts to create a powerful executive resume, but take heart. Building a strong, personally branded executive resume is easier than you think. The … Continue reading (Simple!) Tips for Branding Your Executive Resume With Headlines

Does Your Executive Resume Lack These Important Branding Components?

Writing an executive resume isn’t what it used to be. If you’re still adding to a mid-career resume, other leaders WILL edge you out in the race for choice opportunities. Mundane details for the executive roles in your career trajectory won’t convey your capabilities and strengths at the level you deserve. Today, executive resumes have evolved … Continue reading Does Your Executive Resume Lack These Important Branding Components?

How to Write a CIO Resume for Interview-Winning Results

Aiming for a C-level or Director role leading an enterprise IT organization? You’ve probably wondered how to transform your resume from a list of technical skills in order to reach the corner office. How can you craft a brand message strong enough to get attention for a CIO, IT Director, or CTO role? Working with … Continue reading How to Write a CIO Resume for Interview-Winning Results

Top 10 Executive Resume Trends For 2014

Gearing up for your 2014 executive job search? One of your first tasks is probably polishing your resume... but oh, how the times have changed. The new reality in executive job hunting demands not only a powerful marketing package for your skills, but also a keen awareness of social media, Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS), recruiter preferences, … Continue reading Top 10 Executive Resume Trends For 2014

5 Tips for Preventing Age Bias in Your Executive Resume & LinkedIn Profile

Back in the job market for an executive role? You may have encountered (or wondered about) potential age discrimination when putting yourself “out there” for an executive job search. If you find yourself experiencing rejection in your job applications, the possibility of age discrimination may seem all too real. Yet, it’s possible that you’re actually … Continue reading 5 Tips for Preventing Age Bias in Your Executive Resume & LinkedIn Profile