RESUME CONFIDENCE RESUME WRITING, INTERVIEW SKILLS COACHING, CAREER DIRECTION
 

The Luck o’ the Irish in Your Job Search

“Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue . . . And the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true.” – The Wizard of Oz I got my Blarney Stone kissin’ gift of the gab on and came up with these! I hope these Job Search Limericks kick off St. Patty’s Day month with […]

Why You Can’t Start Your Job Search by Updating Your Resume

So many job seekers think their resume was the first step in preparing for a new job search – but – they don’t quite know what they wanted to do next. An effective resume **has to be targeted** to a specific job goal. So – if you don’t know what type of work you want […]

TESTIMONIAL: More than just a Resume Writer….

I was so thrilled by this feedback from someone that found me online, I have to share:    “Frankly, I am intrigued by your method of presenting yourself.  Might be an odd way to say this.. but, I felt you weren’t presenting yourself just as a resume writer who will write a resume, get paid […]

VIDEO: Only Education, No Experience

  I get this question pretty often: — What if you only have EDUCATION / TRAINING, but not JOB EXPERIENCE in the type of work you want? (what if your education IS your only related experience?) — PLUS:  How to Answer BEHAVIORAL INTERVIEW Questions (also called Structural interview questions), aka, how to “show what you […]

Addressing An Employment Gap (Covid Related or Otherwise) on Your Resume

This blog post originated from a conversation on the e-list group of my professional organization, Career Directors International. Returning to Workforce After an Absence: The discussion was about good strategies for stay-at-home-moms who are transitioning back to the workplace to account for that time gap on their resumes. Of course many people are going to […]