6 Winning Executive Resume Writing Strategies
NOVEMBER 9, 2015
You may spend hours to perfect the resume to impress employers, but hiring managers and recruiters may only spend a mere few seconds on it. The resume is what will help pave the way to your next career opportunity. Related: 4 Quick Ways To Improve Your Executive Resume.
6 Resume Writing Strategies That Will Make You Shine In The Job Market
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
6 Resume Writing Strategies That Will Make You Shine In The Job Market. What is it about resume writing that sets people’s knees to knocking, anxiously sweating? Related: Improve Your Resume Results With These 5 P’s Of Resume Writing.
Storytelling Strategy for Winding Career Paths
DECEMBER 13, 2016
The post Storytelling Strategy for Winding Career Paths appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service. Career Path resume Story career resume Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Resume Story resume strategy resume writing resumes
Spark Interviews With a Distinctive Resume Voice
AUGUST 1, 2014
By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Distinctions Between Voice and Tone In a recent blog conversation with an admired colleague, Debra O’Reilly, job search strategist and certified resume writer, we discussed the distinctions between voice and tone.
Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies
Ms. Career Girl
AUGUST 4, 2016
The post Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies appeared first on Ms. Never send your resume and cover letter to the HR department. In this economy, human resources departments are already inundated with more resumes than they can handle.
Hidden Marketing Strategies for a Winning Executive Resume
APRIL 18, 2014
Take an honest look at your resume. The post Hidden Marketing Strategies for a Winning Executive Resume appeared first on Authentic Resume Branding. Executive Job Search Strategies Executive Resume executive resume Executive resume brand marketing strategies
3 Resume Missteps to Avoid
OCTOBER 13, 2015
According to Dictionary.com, the definition for resume is “a summing up; summary;” and, “a brief written account of personal, educational and professional qualifications and experiences, as that prepared by an applicant for a job.”
3 Modern Job Seeking Strategies You Need To Know
OCTOBER 27, 2016
3 Modern Job Seeking Strategies You Need To Know. Well, it’s the same situation when you apply for a new job… Yet, so many people use strategies that worked 10 years ago. Recruiters and employers have seen the same, boring resume and cover letter format for years.
7 Strategies To Get More Recruiters To Read Your Resume
JANUARY 1, 2015
Did you know that you only have 5-6 seconds to capture the attention of recruiters and hiring executives in your resume? That’s how long they take to review resumes on average, and it’s not much time at all to interest them in your candidacy. Well-structured resume.
Get Over Yourself When Writing Your Resume
JANUARY 17, 2013
By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter It may seem counterintuitive to take the focus off of YOU when writing a value-packed resume. The post Get Over Yourself When Writing Your Resume appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service. Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Resume Advice U.S.
Transcendent Resume :: Beyond Your Threshold of Pain
JUNE 1, 2015
via The Transcendent Rep While many career bloggers wring their hands about resume length, fonts and keywords, I get all ‘jazz hands’ over more enriching and meaningful details. […].
Separating the Wheat From the Chaff in Job Search Strategies
JUNE 10, 2013
By focusing on the latest ‘trends’ and progressive strategies, self-anointed experts continue to use their megaphones to sell their own ideas. The post Separating the Wheat From the Chaff in Job Search Strategies appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.
Revealed: Expert Strategy To Boost LinkedIn Visibility
JULY 27, 2016
Revealed: Expert Strategy To Boost LinkedIn Visibility. Should I Remove My Volunteer Work From My Resume? Anish Majumdar, CEO of ResumeOrbit.com is an executive resume writer, LinkedIn expert, and interview coach. CAREEREALISM. Imagine that two people are playing basketball.
Career Management for a Winning Job Search Strategy
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
Demonstrate expertise towards the hiring managers needs not your past experiences as part of sound job search strategy. Donn recommends keeping a project log to keep an accomplishment record –an important facet of career management strategy.
Weave Your Resume With Relatable Stories
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
Your Resume Should be Written as a Story What does this mean, really, to write a story? The post Weave Your Resume With Relatable Stories appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.
Pink Tennis Shoes and Resumes
JANUARY 20, 2013
The post Pink Tennis Shoes and Resumes appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service. executive resumes Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Resume Advice branded resume career advice career strategy executive resume branding professional resume writer resume length unique value proposition
6 Strategies For Surviving In A Job You Hate
NOVEMBER 20, 2016
6 Strategies For Surviving In A Job You Hate. Unfortunately, under current conditions few have the luxury of simply quitting, so here are several strategies for coping in a job you just can’t stomach. Work It Daily. How do you survive in a job you hate?
Resume Story – How to Emote Tenacity
JUNE 16, 2015
The post Resume Story – How to Emote Tenacity appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service. Resume Advice Resume Story career advice Career Story executive resume executive resume branding Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter job seekers professional resume writer resume strategy unique value propositions value propositionHow to Write Who You Are Marjorie Liebert, a former dancer, said, “We dance who we are.”
Storytelling As A Resume Strategy
APRIL 22, 2011
Karen is an approved career expert here at Tim’s Strategy. She is a top notch resume writer and blogger at Resume Confidential. So, what are the critical success factors to making a story-telling strategy work? What is their strategy?
The 6-second resume scan is hogwash
APRIL 23, 2012
By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Hat tip to Dawn Lennon and Dawn Bugni for unwittingly spurring me (via our chat over at Google Plus) to write this post discussing a recent survey on resumes. I admit to being highly concerned about TheLadders’ survey and the sweeping comments encouraging ‘minimalist’ resumes, asserting that resumes are only reviewed for [.]
The 5 Most Effective Job Search Strategies
Professional Resume Services
JUNE 23, 2015
Professional resume writers can help get you hired. When you are ready to make the leap into a new job opportunity, many professional resume writers recommend taking these steps. Add these to your resume’s executive biography and be prepared to show off what makes you you!
Will Resumes Become Obsolete?
FEBRUARY 7, 2012
Two years ago while applying for jobs, I spent hours worrying about my resume. Thinking about how to improve my resume kept me up at night because I knew that document was my chance to get noticed for an open position. career job jobs Online Resume resume resumebear
Are Resumes Withering?
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
The post Are Resumes Withering? appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service. Career Advice Career Advice Myth executive resumes career advice career strategy executive resume branding Is the resume dead? job search resume writing
QUIZ: Is Your Job Search Strategy OUTDATED?
OCTOBER 4, 2014
Job search is hard, but it’s even harder when you don’t have a solid strategy in place. Without a job search strategy, you can send out hundreds of resumes and not get a single interview. So, how does your job search strategy measure up?
6 Bold Job Hunt Strategies to Try
APRIL 17, 2016
In 1990, this was a useful strategy but in 2015, not so much. How many times have you tweaked your resume to no avail? I hope you can pick one of these strategies today and focus on a career that will have a longer-term return for you.
3 Tips for a Resume Recipe Revamp
MARCH 10, 2014
By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter The struggle when revamping a recipe is akin to the angst when rebuilding your resume. Recently, in a lively Facebook discussion, I learned how to make a better egg dish.
Interested in Hiring an Executive Resume Writer? Here’s What You Should Look For!
Professional Resume Services
OCTOBER 27, 2016
An executive resume writer can improve your resume. Most people don’t think they need an executive resume writer when they’re searching for a job. It’s easy to blindly throw your resume out to employers and see which one bites.
5 Unusual Job Search Strategies That Work
SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
Here are five unusual job search strategies to help you get out of this rut, connect you with decision makers, and start you on a proactive job search. Emotion is conveyed and you become a real person, not just another resume in a stack of hundreds.
Disrupting Your Resume
JANUARY 10, 2012
By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter “I feel like the resume is a good book I want to read again. Dawn Bugni Disrupt Your Resume executive resumes Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Miriam Salpeter Whitney Johnson executive resume executive resume branding professional resume writer Resume Story resume strategy resumesIt looked great the first time, but I know I’ll get more out of it when I read through it several more times.”
RIP the Resume with Torin Ellis
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
It’s time to get your resume strategy ready for your graduate job search or your next opportunity. Torin Ellis, winner of Top Recruiter (toprecruiter.tv) is back with his new book, Rip the Resume: Job Search & Interview Power Prep ! Interview Resume
5 Key Strategies For An Executive Job Search
DECEMBER 16, 2015
Here are 5 key strategies to win an executive job search: 1. Take a hard look at your resume to see if it ‘sells’ you as a problem-solver, a money-maker, or a good leader. Then take active steps to make sure your resume gets in front of decision makers.
3 Modern Job Seeking Strategies You Need To Know
OCTOBER 20, 2014
Well, it’s the same situation when you apply for a new job… Yet, so many people use strategies that worked 10 years ago. Recruiters and employers have seen the same, boring resume and cover letter format for years. The 3 Modern Job Seeking Strategies You Need To Know.
3 Common Job Search Strategies That Don’t Work
JULY 16, 2012
As a certified career coach, I can recommend many job search strategies that will complement your resume and increase your chances for finding that perfect job. But the following strategies won’t work: 1. Using resume creation software. Job Search job search strategy
Resume Nightmares: Part One
NOVEMBER 13, 2016
Resume Nightmares: Part One. Related: The Right Resume Format To Get You Noticed. I present this introduction because, over the last two years, I’ve been voluntarily reviewing resumes for many people, with a particular focus on veterans. I just received a resume to review.
Do You Have a “I” Based Resume?
JUNE 19, 2012
” There shouldn’t be an “I” in your resume either. “Resumes that are focused in ‘I’ space are a really big turnoff to managers,” Baiynd told StreetID. There is no “I” in “team.”
3 Tips For Ditching Outdated Job Search Strategies
MARCH 26, 2015
Now, with so much qualified competition out there, outdated job search strategies (like listing “typing” on your resume) are actually going to hurt you more than help you. Don’t include ALL of your experience on your resume. Job search ain’t like it used to be.
3 LinkedIn Strategies For Escaping Your Crummy Job
OCTOBER 28, 2014
Utilize These 3 Powerful LinkedIn Strategies. 4 Things Employers Look For In LinkedIn And Resume Comparison. The post 3 LinkedIn Strategies For Escaping Your Crummy Job appeared first on CAREEREALISM. Let’s be honest with each other.
Resumes With a Little Flair :: Filtering Out the Hype
MARCH 16, 2013
By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Has your resume run amok? If you have watched television programs or read articles from some of the major media lately, you’d think that “resumes gone wild” is the way to go.
What’s the Best Executive Resume Format and Length?
Executive Career Brand
OCTOBER 24, 2016
When I speak with executive job seekers, one of the first things they often ask me is how their resume stacks up. Often these lucky job seekers haven’t needed a resume, and have missed the boat on the new resume strategies. What about executive resume length?
In Person Interview Strategies That Will Make You Shine
Careers Done Write
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
Your traditional resume, digital presence, and in-person persona all act in unison to demonstrate your qualifications. Here are a few interview strategies that can help set you apart from your peers and competition in a positive way.