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Resume Tips

Spark Joy in Your Resume Reader

If your resume is starting to get looooong and cluttered it might be time to "KonMari" it. You ...
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Published Executive Resumes! Award-Winning Resume Samples.

Look for my resumes in the latest edition of Resumes for Dummies! I am honoured to have several ...
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60 Action Words for Your Executive Resume

Resumes need a wide variety of action words to help energize content and inspire the reader Imagine reading ...
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Does Your Executive Resume Have a Red Flag?

People often ask me to review their resume and note any potential red flags that they should address. ...
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Your Executive Resume is No Place for the Kitchen Sink

I still speak to professionals  and executives who want a resume that includes “the kitchen sink” – or ...
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Tips for Locating Decision Makers’ Names

Are you looking to get your resume directly into the hands of a decision maker or address your ...
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In Your Resume Don’t Be Vague – Be Specific

You’ve got so much more to offer employers than tasks, duties, and responsibilities. So why is your resume ...
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8 Resume Success Factors

I get asked every day about resume best-practices and success factors. People want to know where to start, ...
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What Hiring Managers Need to See in Your Resume

I recently shadowed a hiring manager as he screened resumes. Over 100 applicants for 2 open roles. I ...
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New Awards – Canadian Executive Resume Writer

I am truly honoured to have been granted 3 Awards of Excellence from Career Professionals of Canada this ...
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