Resume Writing

Identify your resume stories not your job description

Identify your resume stories not your job description

Resume stories at one time brought questioning glances and raised eyebrows. Today’s resume evolved significantly and serious job seekers at least know there is such a thing as resume stories. Yet even with improved education about resumes, most people are still trying to write job description resumes. How do you transform a job description resume to one…

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4+ Reasons you should always use voicemail

4+ Reasons you should always use voicemail

Job seekers often don’t like to use voicemail. They figure no one will call them back or they don’t know what to say. However, this leaves potential job and networking opportunities on the table. Why should you always use voicemail? #1 People are not always available to answer your call.  You might assume when someone…

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How to avoid bunny trailing in job interviews

How to avoid bunny trailing in job interviews

What is bunny trailing? Urban dictionary defines it at rabbit trail veering off subject or off the point of the conversation A story or explanation leading nowhere. making statements with no real purpose just for the sake of stating it. “Dude, I just wanted you to explain to me how to get to Wendy’s, you’re…

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Are you holding the future hostage?

Are you holding the future hostage?

What does holding the future hostage mean? Too many people throw in the towel early when things don’t go right. If you hold that attitude, I can guarantee you will fail. Every day you can start over and do it over. No matter how far you are from January 1, a day when people traditionally make plans…

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How often should I change my LinkedIn Summary?

How often should I change my LinkedIn Summary?

As I write the LinkedIn Summary for the leaders who are my clients, it is a big deal to get it done once. However, like anything online, your LinkedIn profile is not static and your LinkedIn Summary should transform. Evaluate your LinkedIn Summary regularly Does it resonate with your brand? Are you showcasing the skills…

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