Does your resume scream: I did not write this?!!

I keep seeing the same old “Resume Writer” words on resumes that immediately say to the reader that the candidate had someone else write their resume. If you have “orchestrate” and “spearhead” on your resume you need to do some editing. The other area that needs attention is matching the top of your resume where […]

How to Write Your Own Resume. Part 3

This post is the third in a series designed to help you write your own resume and put your skills and accomplishments in a format that will appeal to all those strangers out there who will be viewing your resume. In the last post we discussed “Your Marketing Message”. The top 25% to 33% of your resume […]

New Resume and Profile Projects this Week.

Resume, Cover Letter and Profile for a Business Development Executive Profile for a Customer Service Executive. Resume, Cover Letter and Profile for an Investor Relations Professional Resume, Cover Letter and Profile for a Global Product Portfolio Management Executive. Profile for a Sr. Finance Manager. Resume, Cover Letter and Profile for an IT Director, PMP.     Use Appointment […]

How to Write Your Own Resume. Part 2

This post is the second in a series designed to help you write your own resume and put your skills and accomplishments in a format that will appeal to all those strangers out there who will be viewing your resume. Your Marketing Message. The top quarter to third of your resume should have impact! The Reader should […]

I love notes like this:

Hi Gary – so just to let you know – the recruiter for another job presented my new resume today to the software company and I have an interview with the hiring manager there!    Thanks again 🙂 Senior Product Marketing Manager. Need help with yours?

Ask Gary: I am moving to another city. Do I just indicate this in my Cover Letter?

I would not count on the Cover Letter to indicate your situation especially if you are going to be in competition with a lot of local candidates! To start, put your destination city at the top of the resume. I never put in the whole address on my resumes and I will put the closest […]

Writing projects this week include:

Resume Package and Profile for a Senior Sales Executive offering Multi-Million Dollar SaaS Solutions. Bios for a Team of Management Consultants,  each a Trusted Advisor and expert in the Retail Technology area. Resume Package and Profile for a Senior Manufacturing Operations Executive. Resume Package and Profile for a Chief Information Office. Resume Package and Profile for […]

Does your resume look like this?

Going forward I will be going through each section and present resume strategies based on over 20 years of recruiting experience and over 1K resumes delivered in the last 36 months. My resumes are designed to have an impact and let the reader “see” you in their environment! If you wish to discuss your situation […]

Resume Projects this Week.

Working with some really talented professionals this week including a Senior Sales Executive in the SaaS space, a Senior Technology and Operations Executive, a Senior IT Delivery Manager-PMP and an experienced Technology Support Professional. Seems to be Technology-centric! Need help with your resume?