Tag: Executive Resume, Biography & Cover Letter

5 Reasons Why Your Executive Resume Is Not Working

Many executive job seekers are in a rut, spinning their wheels. They’re hard at work sending out their resumes to anyone and any place that may be able to help them with their career goals. But somehow, their resumes are not doing their job – generating interest and interviews. There […]

How to Deal With Employment Gaps in Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile

Here is an unfortunate situation for executive job seekers: Executive recruiters and others assessing you through your executive resume and LinkedIn profile may red-flag you if they see long stretches of time, say a year or more, unaccounted for . . . especially if that gap is current. Employers are […]

Executive Resume Experts Weigh in on Best Resume Writing Practices

25 years ago when I was a newly minted resume writer, I included in my clients’ executive resumes the trite phrases most of us shun today, like “results-oriented” and “experienced professional”. With experience, mentoring and training, I quickly came to understand that a resume is a personal marketing document. I […]