Is Your Job Search Burning You Out? Try This!

I listen to podcasts all day while I write. I cannot closely listen because I need to concentrate on writing your resume! I end up listening to the same podcast more than once to absorb the message. Yesterday I heard about the Pomodoro Technique. (not an affiliate link). I thought this would be worth trying […]

Why are you not submitting me for this job?

I have been meeting with Recruiters to go over resume strategies ensuring alignment with recruiting needs. A common topic of discussion with Recruiters and Candidates is “THE SUBMISSION“. Here are common “kick-out” factors: Location. The client is in Chicago and you are not. Few  clients want to relocate anyone in this economy. Industry. The client is […]

I applied to 100 jobs with no response. What gives??

Every week I hear this from new clients. If you are submitting your resume without a response,then you need to change your game plan. Are you Continuously aligning your resume with EACH opportunity? If you are a Skills fit, are you a Cultural fit? Have you made an attempt to make a “human connection” within […]

Executive Resume Clients This Week:

Outstanding talent seeking new opportunities include a Senior IT Enterprise Solutions Account Executive, a Senior Business Operations Executive, a Senior Manufacturing Operations Executive and a Senior Financial Services Executive. New Offering: Launching the Confidential Job Search Membership Group. Special Introductory Membership now available for a limited time.

Beyond Resume Keywords.

Keywords are useful when you are seeking a position where you will be filtered out because your resume lacks the specific requirements with technology or government regulations or financial regulations. This usually is critical when pursuing a specific position requiring experience in a particular area. But, my clients are not so easily dismissed! They are […]

Confidential & Personal Job Search Service.

I am just days away from launching my Job Traction service. I started writing resumes after over 20 years of Executive Recruiting because I wanted to help EVERY person who came to me for a job, not just the few who fit the position. Those in my Executive contact list will receive an email with […]

Job Posts-What Are They Looking For????

Periodically I am compelled to re-post especially when a situation or question comes up 5 times in a week! As part of my resume writing process, I ask clients to send job examples so I can align their resume to desired opportunities. When we discuss the postings it is often difficult to determine who they […]

It is December-Do not stop your job search!

Many businesses run their fiscal year on the annual calendar. Your competitors are taking time off from their job search in the belief that “no one hires during the holidays”. This is a great time to network and meet casually with decision makers and insiders. Even if they are not hiring in December, many companies […]