Networking from the Ground Up

As a resume writer I’ve been thinking a lot about how we can make the job search and hiring process more equitable – and one area that is ripe for change is networking. But how do we make networking more accessible and equitable for people who aren’t born with a network? LinkedIn is a hugeContinue reading “Networking from the Ground Up”

Top 3 Ways to Draw Recruiters to your Profile

Today I’m sharing the top 3 ways to draw recruiters to your LinkedIn profile and show up in search results. I learned about these during my #NCOPE course this summer and wanted to pass on this important info. A client who recently updated his profile received a message from LinkedIn that he was now 27xContinue reading “Top 3 Ways to Draw Recruiters to your Profile”

The Top 5 Lessons I Learned in my First Full Year of Business

2019 was my first full year in business for myself as a resume and LinkedIn profile writer and what an amazing year it has been! I have so enjoyed working with clients to help them identify and communicate their strengths, experience, and expertise. I love when clients have “aha” moments where they truly see theContinue reading “The Top 5 Lessons I Learned in my First Full Year of Business”

5 Tips for an Effective Resume Profile

We all know that you need a resume profile or summary section rather than an objective or qualifications section. But how do you write it effectively? Here are some tips that will get you moving in the right (write) direction. Do some reflecting before you start writing. What makes you stand out? You are notContinue reading “5 Tips for an Effective Resume Profile”