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Executive Resume Writing

April 1, 2022

Top Ways to Ensure Your Resume Gets Seen

The average corporate job opening attracts 250 resumes, according to the employment website Glassdoor. With that kind of volume, it’s little wonder that most resumes get looked at for 7 seconds or less. If you’re […]
March 25, 2022

Drive Your Resume to the Top Pile Using CCAR Model

There is still stiff competition for many job openings, so you need a way to make your resume stand out in a crowded field of candidates. The CCAR model is one proven technique that can […]
March 13, 2022

What Movie Trailers Can Teach You About Resume Writing

Movie trailers and professional resumes both have very important jobs for the individuals behind them. In the film industry, a 2-minute trailer can make the difference between a flop or a blockbuster based on the […]
October 6, 2016

7 Strategies to Get Your Resume Noticed

If your job search strategy keeps running into a brick wall or you keep getting calls for lower paying positions, it may be time to re-think your executive resume strategy. One key reminder is that […]
October 28, 2014

4 Easy Steps to Perfecting Your Resume Achievements

If you are currently in job search mode, know that employers, hiring managers, and recruiters are looking for the same things. When they review professional resumes, they look at work experience, skills, right job fit and solid examples of quantifiable and qualitative career accomplishments.
July 21, 2014

Is Your Resume Hurting Your Job Search?

Even with the best intentions, we can be using something that is really hurting not helping us. The same mistakes can happen when it comes to your job search. You know the feeling. You have […]
October 31, 2013

5 Reasons Why Your Executive Resume is Scary Not Strategic

Today around world, many people will celebrate and engage in the festivities of that silly tradition called Halloween. I will be celebrating too, but for a different reason…you see, today is my birthday. Yes, I […]
October 7, 2013

Do You Have An “A-Plus” Executive Resume

It’s your executive resume, it’s the essence of who you are and what you offer employers nicely packaged and effectively written on paper. Talk about pressure – you can have the best career story in […]
September 24, 2013

Career Tips Tuesday – Why One-Size-Fits-All Resumes Never Work

One-size resumes only work for one-size careers Though I have been diligently exercising and taking advantage of every chance to do a physical activity (class, strength training, brisk walks), I have to finally accept that […]