It’s true. A company recruiter may only give seconds of attention to the resume you’ve worked so hard to create. Your document may even be relegated to a few second keyword search via an applicant tracking scanner.
Manual or mechanical, those few seconds of review constitute precious time. There are likely hundreds of applicants applying for the same job. Your resume has to stand out. It has to get you through the door—not keep you out.
Preparing for your career search can be a daunting task whether you’re just starting out or changing jobs mid-career. Plan and process are important to success. So is brainstorming. I can collaborate with you to craft documents that will highlight your career objectives, experience, and achievements as well as your capabilities for doing the job.
My career services include the following:
Resumes and cover letters are understandably private, but your online profile is all about your introduction and making a first impression to others. Keeping your profile current and complete and shedding light not only on what you do but how and why you do it can play a huge role in attracting employers, clients and customers and businesses looking to outsource work in your functional area.