Compel employers to contact you in 2017 by embracing the newest trends in resumes.
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?
The inquiries all start out in a similar fashion: “I’ve been contacted by a recruiter for a dream job at (fill in the blank here: Google, Microsoft, Citibank, etc.), and I haven’t polished my resume in months or even years. Can you help?” Do I want to help? Absolutely. But with the rush of great … Continue reading The Lesson Behind Update Your Resume Month
Recently, I was contacted by a job hunter who wanted an update to his existing resume, a service that I offer to former clients in my practice.The resume looked strikingly familiar on some level, but the name didn’t resonate. Then it hit me: I HAD written it—but for someone else.Professional resume writers encounter this scenario … Continue reading Copying a Professional Resume? Watch Out For These Pitfalls