Career Impressions Blog

Ask Adrienne: How Can I Increase My Visibility on LinkedIn?

I have to admit that when I first started using LinkedIn over 10 years ago, I wasn't sure what was ...
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Lead with Relevant Results in Your Executive Resume

  Think about the last time you were completely enraptured by a story. What was it about the story that had ...
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Beware of Narrow Resume & Job Search Advice

Have you ever read or heard any of the following resume and job search advice?   đźš© Your resume should ...
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Nurture Your Network to Build Meaningful Relationships

What does networking mean to you? Is it a means to an end, or is it an ongoing strategy that ...
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Ask Adrienne: What is an Average Resume Length?

Yes, resume length is often hotly debated, and there are lots of best practices shared around keeping resume length in ...
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Executive Resumes Need Metrics

In an executive resume, numbers catch the eye. Quantified metrics also boost the value of resume content. Think about it. ...
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Create Stand Out Executive Resume Statements

  Have I mentioned how impressed I am with my clients? When we begin the journey of creating a professional ...
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5 Employment References When You Can’t Use Your Boss 

Reference checks at the senior professional level can be more rigorous, especially when the role has a degree of visibility. ...
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Hiring Trends & Job Search Strategies for 2021 

Traditionally January has been a hot month for hiring. Companies have refreshed budgets, new annual goals, and business expansion plans. ...
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21 Resume Tips for 2021

Let's face it, 2020 was hard. If you are heading into 2021 looking for work, or simply wanting to keep ...
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The Power of Referrals in a Job Search

I got my first office job through a direct referral. Having a friend vouch for me got me in front ...
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What Resume Length is Best?

There is likely no topic more heavily debated about resumes than length. Should a resume be a certain length (i.e. ...
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