Clients say: I don’t want to brag………

While you may be humble and self-effacing you still need to properly present yourself! When I discuss the scope of  job responsibilities, situations faced, issues resolved and accomplishments I exclaim:  “Why isn’t any of this on your resume”? For a free resume evaluation of your responsibilities, situations resolved and accomplishments email your resume to: Gary@GaryLouisNelson.com    

The Transition from Military to Civilian Resume.

Making this transition on paper can be very challenging. The chances are that all those strangers out there viewing your resume have never served. In my own LARGE family only my Father and I have been in the military.     There is a tendency for military clients to over-emphasize leadership skills without giving the reader […]

Sr. Account Executive Opportunity-$250K+

PRICING ANALYTICS SOFTWARE   Large base salary / OTE: $250k+. Accelerators and no caps. Leader in Pricing Analytics software and services. Experiencing strong growth in a down economy as companies increasingly look to maximize profit and margins. Position Overview: The Sr. Account Executive will be responsible for selling the full suite of Pricing Analytics software […]

Resume Strategies: Headers

What should the headers include? Here is what I do for most resumes: Your name in CAPS in size 14 Arial Black. Followed by: Your city and state, email address, 1 best phone number, LinkedIn profile. Arial Black-10 font size Followed by: a separation line Then: A target position title. ex: Business & Technology Executive Arial Black-14 […]

Response from follow-up email.

What a coincidence – just a couple of days ago I recommended you to a Brazilian friend,  by the way I’m not asking for a finder’s fee 🙂 The resume you wrote for me 2-3 years ago has worked wonders ! It helped me reach interview stage when I applied from Shanghai for an IT […]

Resume Strategies: Numbers

In most professional writing circles, numbers less than 10 are spelled out, while numbers greater than 10 are stated numerically. However,in resumes, all numbers, even single-digit numbers are presented numerically, helping them stand out on the page and call the reviewer’s attention to the metric. This allows faster and more accurate scanning of your resume, […]