How to Write An Irresistible C-suite Executive Resume in 10 Steps

Executive Career Brand

Follow a “Challenge – Actions – Results” framework to illuminate your critical contributions to employers. Objective statements waste valuable space and prime real estate, and don’t capture attention. Real Estate and Strategic Positioning. Passive Verbs and Repetitive Job Descriptions. Always keep in mind that real people with particular sets of criteria are reading your resume. When was the last time you used your executive resume?

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Top 10 Executive Resume Branding Tips

Executive Career Brand

My article on Challenge – Action – Results (C-A-Rs) stories will help. . Objective statements waste valuable space and prime real estate on the page. Real Estate and Strategic Positioning. Passive Verbs. Show your vitality with robust action verbs, identify your personal brand attributes, and explain your niche expertise with relevant key words. (The following is my latest article as the Personal Branding Expert at Job-Hunt.org.).

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10 Ways To Condense Your Resume Without Losing Value

Career Realism

Leverage Action Verbs While all verbs convey action of some sort, some contain more energy and action than others. Focus on Results In real estate, it's location, location, location that is critical; in resumes, it's achievements, achievements, achievements.

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Think Like an Executive Resume Branding Pro – 10 Resume Do’s and Don’ts

Executive Career Brand

Objective statements waste valuable space and prime real estate, and don’t capture attention. Replace stale, overused phrases like “responsible for” with robust action verbs, like accelerated, pioneered, launched, advanced, optimized, etc. Part 5 – Insider Executive Resume Tips To Capture Attention and Land Interviews.

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7 Ways Your Resume Is Boring Just Like Everyone Else’s

Career Realism

Instead of wasting valuable real estate on your resume providing me with a rundown of your job description (the same one I’ve read a million times as a hiring manager), show me what you achieved, what you accomplished, and what you contributed in the past. Using terminology that is passive is boring and lacks action. Action verbs do just what they say: they convey action and, ultimately, results.

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7 Ways Your Resume Is Just As Boring As Everyone Else’s

Career Realism

It Tells Vs. Shows Instead of wasting valuable real estate on your resume providing me with a rundown of your job description (the same one I’ve read a million times as a hiring manager), show me what you achieved, what you accomplished, and what you contributed in the past. It’s Passive Using terminology that is passive is boring and lacks action. Action verbs do just what they say: they convey action and, ultimately, results.

7 Steps To An Attention-Grabbing Executive Resume

Career Realism

Start off by extracting strong statements from your performance evaluations or management feedback reports to make an immediate connection with resume readers, generate real interest, and entice employers to call you in for a personal interview. Before : Manage daily activities for real estate portfolio for investment management company and supervise staff members.

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