Great People are Looking: New Resume Projects.

New resume projects for COGs (clients of gary) this week include: Senior Business Development and Operations Executive. Would be great for a Private Equity Firm. Ref: 122712-A Senior Business and Operations Executive. Perfect for a staffing company. Ref: 122612-A ERP Project Portfolio and Project Management Leader with international experience. Perfect for a consulting company. Ref: 122112-B […]

Job Posting from FOG (Friend of Gary)

Sr. Project Manager /NW Suburbs Chicago As Sr. Project Manager, you will be responsible for planning, executing and delivering on a high profile strategic new product and technology rollout. You will be responsible for defining project scope, goals and deliverables that support a successful completion of the rollout, on budget. You will have considerable interaction with major […]

Over-the Top Resume Wording.

I am still seeing Over-the-Top wording in new client resumes. Take a look at your resume, are you still using Orchestrated, Spearheaded, Championed or Keen Communicator? You want to make an impact without distracting the reader with convoluted and grandiose language. More help available here. Free Resume Review.  

Oracle Opportunity.

Job Description Accounting & Finance consultant to support  Legal Entity Restructuring.  The optimal consultant will have strong operational accounting expertise within Oracle as well as advanced technical skills with respect to the database management system.  The client is currently operating on Oracle 11.5.1 and will be upgrading to Oracle R12 in January. Estimated Project Start date: […]

Attention Recruiters. Current Resume Projects. Great Talent Available.

My passion is helping professionals achieve their career goals by creating a great Resume, adaptable Cover Letter, Online Profile and Networking to great Recruiters via LinkedIn and Twitter.   Current projects include: Executive: Aviation Program & Project Manager: Digital Media Solution Architect: Virtualization, Network Operations Program Manager: Data Analysis, Compliance Senior Retail Operations Leader Need […]

VMware Opportunity.

Just received this contract opportunity from one of my FOGs (Friends of Gary) VMware Engineer Western suburb of Chicago. Need over 6 years  supporting and building VMware Hosts and guests. VSphere 5.x experience.  SRM 5.0 implementation, support and scripting. WINTEL engineering  experience is a plus. Familiar with Blade-based clusters is a must and UCS blades is a plus. I will […]

Ask Gary. I am getting interviews-but no offers!

I have had some conversations recently with excellent resume clients who are getting phone interviews but are not receiving personal interviews or offers. In these conversations many have indicated that they felt they had not been at their best during the phone screen/ interview. Before the call: Have a copy of your resume in hand. […]

Write Your Own Resume. # 6

Your Professional Experience. Post number 6 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. For most the best strategy is to present your experience in reverse chronological order. We need to see […]