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Resume Writing Philosophy

Check out the fictionalized professional resume samples which are all original job-winning resumes designed by me, Julie Walraven, a multi-certified professional resume writer for my clients.

  • I believe every resume client is unique! Together we create your resume stories. YOU are the key ingredient to your project.
  • Every resume is custom-designed! I don't use templates!
  • Each resume depicts distinctive strategies. Your custom-designed original resume will align with your specific career targets.
  • Even if your specific industry or job title is not in my sample set, you know your industry and what you do.
  • My job is to shape your resume stories in a compelling way to let the hiring manager realize you are the one to hire.

For other questions about working with me, check out Design Resumes Frequently Asked Questions.

Julie Walraven - Certified Executive Resume Master
Resume Writer Certification: Certified Graphic Resume Architect
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COMPARE PACKAGES

Take a look at the comparison table for the three packages (Essential, Preferred, and Ultimate.) Choose the one that best fits your career goals.

ESSENTIAL

$1297
  • Essential Package with Vital Job Search Services and Products to Prepare Job Seekers to Win the Next Role or Promotion
  • Up to 9 Virtual Zoom Meetings including:
  • Interactive Job Search Strategy & Coaching
  • Transformative Job Winning Strategic Planning Session
  • Multiple Comprehensive Resume Development Sessions
  • Resume - Presentation Style with ATS Friendly Check
  • Comprehensive LinkedIn profile development to highlight your achievements and establish credibility in your industry.
  • Targeted, Customized Cover Letter
  • DISC Personality Assessment & Coaching
  • Salary & Benefits Worksheet
  • 90 minute Session of Interview Preparation Coaching with a Specialist.
  • Guidance from the Interview Specialist on how to write the Thank You Letter
  • 90-days follow-up email support

PREFERRED

$1697
  • Preferred Package with Career Marketing Tools & Strategies to Equip Determined Managers, Directors, and Leaders
  • Up to 15 Virtual Zoom Meetings including:
  • Interactive Job Search Strategy & Coaching
  • Transformative Job Winning Strategic Planning Session
  • Multiple Comprehensive Resume Development Sessions
  • Resume - Presentation Style with ATS Friendly Check
  • Comprehensive LinkedIn profile development to highlight your achievements and establish credibility in your industry.
  • Targeted, Customized Cover Letter
  • DISC Personality Assessment & Coaching
  • Salary & Benefits Worksheet
  • Two (2) 90 minute Sessions of Interview Preparation Coaching with a Specialist.
  • Guidance from the Interview Specialist on how to write the Thank You Letter
  • Second Resume. Focus in a different career path or change the layout.
  • LinkedIn Networking Strategy Training
  • Networking e-Note Letters (Direct & Referral)
  • 6-months follow-up support

ULTIMATE

$2097
  • Ultimate Package with Critical Services, Products & Tools for Senior Director, VP, C-Suite, and Senior Executives
  • Up to 20 Virtual Zoom Sessions including:
  • Interactive Job Search Strategy & Coaching
  • Transformative Job Winning Strategic Planning Session
  • Multiple Comprehensive Resume Development Sessions
  • Resume - Presentation Style with ATS Friendly Check
  • Comprehensive LinkedIn profile development to highlight your achievements and establish credibility in your industry.
  • Targeted, Customized Cover Letter
  • DISC Personality Assessment & Coaching
  • Salary & Benefits Worksheet
  • Two (2) 90 minute Sessions of Interview Preparation Coaching with a Specialist.
  • Guidance from the Interview Specialist on how to write the Thank You Letter
  • Second Resume. Focus in a different career path or change the layout.
  • LinkedIn Networking Strategy Training
  • Networking e-Note Letters (Direct & Referral)
  • Second Resume. Focus in a different career path or change the layout.
  • Executive Bio
  • LinkedIn Content Writing and Marketing Tips
  • Board Resume
  • 1 Page Executive Summary
  • Julie's Networking Secrets
  • Victory Announcement for LinkedIn
  • Free Resume Updates
  • 12 months of follow-up support

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I am so good at making excuses. It is not that I really put off work and anyone who knows me knows I have too much on my plate, fail to delegate, and often take the hard way to get something done. Not always, but too many times. If you read backwards in my blog,…

The Right Tools for your Jobsearch

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I had them all along. I knew I did too. I had the right tools to conquer the weeds in my garden. The most important tool was the pitchfork and second came the gloves. The combination was a winner. But I knew I had them. The gloves I used a lot. But alone the gloves…

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Getting all wrapped up in the cares of the day, I lose sight of making sure that I appreciate life in general. I don’t think I am unique. Resume writing clients overwhelmed Overwhelmed was a search word on Twitter and frequently is a response I hear from people all around me. I’ve been coached to…

Seeing with a Different Set of Eyes

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I’ve lived in the same house with the same view since March of 1992. For most of the past two years, I have moved my office upstairs into the family room and looked out the same window. But until I agreed with myself that I would break my rules about buying things for me and…

What a Challenge Does to Me

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Most people who either know me or who have read other blog posts know that I play a dual professional role of being a professional resume writer with my own business, Design Resumes, while also being the Operations Manager for Wausau Whitewater. The Wausau Whitewater role is a subcontract which was originally designed to provide…

Taming My Life and Learning to Ask for Help

By Julie Walraven

Do you struggle with taking on too much or just saying yes because no one else will? My personality has always been that way. Initially, it is fine and then I start being resentful that no one offers to help. I’m not good at asking for help I handicap myself by thinking I will be stuck…

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