How to Follow Up on a Resume

Today’s Tip What should you do next after you’ve submitted your resume and cover letter? Don’t follow up on a Monday! Unless they specifically asked you to call on a Monday. After about 1 week email the contact person to let them know you applied, are really...

Buying Motivators

I refer regularly in my coaching to buying motivators. I thought it would be helpful for me to clearly outline them for you as a reference. Buying Motivators are what an employer uses to access any decision in business. They all have pain points and ultimately want to...

Resume & LinkedIn Tips Revisited

I think it is time to give some quick reminders of what to do on your LinkedIn profiles and resumes that can help you be more successful in your job search. Remember your resume and LinkedIn profile are marketing pieces for your brand.  They should express who you are...

So What You Did….?

I heard that question “So What?”,  the other day.  It was a recruiter talking to us career professionals about resumes and profiles.  We were gathered for a three day virtual conference to discuss career coaching topics. One of the three days was focused...

Resume Tips

I have been editing a big share of resumes lately.  I think the graduation timing is the reason.  But in any case I want to remind all of you of some killer mistakes that you want to avoid.   Tense:  Keep the tense of your descriptions for each job / area of...