Much has changed over the past few years for gay professionals and LGBTQ professionals that gives more opportunities in the workplace. However, discrimination still exists in many forms and can impact your job search results. Your resume should be a testament to your professional credentials and give you an edge in the job search process. […]
Posted on 19. Oct, 2015 by ddefazio.
Have you ever wondered why a top executive and good writer–one who is picky about spelling, grammar, and punctuation– misses an obvious mistake on their executive resume? No executive resume fix in sight. It’s painful, but it happens to all of us. A piece you have worked diligently on and revised to perfection gets printed […]
Posted on 05. Oct, 2015 by ddefazio.
Struggling to find work? You’re not alone. More people than ever are looking for unemployed job search tips. An article earlier this year in Forbes magazine reported that more than 9 million Americans have been unemployed for 27 weeks or longer. Being unemployed over the long term is difficult, and many people end up in […]
Posted on 13. Sep, 2015 by ddefazio.
LinkedIn for executives is not an option. If you are an executive, then you should be on LinkedIn. Don’t think of it as just another social media website because it is not. It is a networking site for business professionals, and simply having a presence can improve your visibility tremendously. Many executives are finding that […]
Posted on 23. Jul, 2015 by ddefazio.
You are at an industry conference on the elevator, the doors open and the CEO who just announced he is looking for talented people gets on. You have 20 seconds to get him interested in talking with you — time to use your job search elevator pitch. When you are networking, you need an elevator […]
Posted on 29. Jun, 2015 by ddefazio.
Chances are you are without a job or urgently looking for a new job and you need job search results quick! I understand your situation. I’ve been there. There’s no time for patience. You need results now. It’s a tough job market out there right now – not only landing a job, but keeping a […]
Posted on 25. Jun, 2015 by ddefazio.
Job search success starts with a great resume (like the ones prepared by those on our list of Best Resume Writers 2015). Sure it does. But job search hope? Seriously? Am I really suggesting that hope is a critical element in your successful job search? You bet I am. Not the type of hope that […]
If you are searching for the 2015 best resume writers list, you have found them. There are many professional resume writers, but you need one of the 2015 best resume writers to get the results you need from your job search. These 2015 best resume writers work with you, take time to understand your goals […]
Posted on 20. Apr, 2015 by ddefazio.
If you have a job interview coming up, you need to think like a Boy Scout or a high-paid lawyer. Say what? I mean, what could a Boy Scout and high-paid lawyer possibly have in common, and furthermore, what that would relate to my job interview? Well, let’s start with the Boy Scout. How many […]
Posted on 25. Mar, 2015 by ddefazio.
Finding job search success is not easy, especially in a down or recovering economy where there is increased competition for each position. In order to stand out, you’ve got to work harder to get an interview for each position for which you apply. This means that to improve success, the days of blindly sending out […]
Posted on 18. Feb, 2015 by ddefazio.
Try this: pick up your executive resume and scan it for 15 seconds. Now put your executive resume down and write down what you can remember. Now ask yourself, “Would I call this person”? If your executive resume does not have a clear value proposition that compels someone to call you, then you need to […]
Posted on 23. Jan, 2015 by ddefazio.
If you are searching for the best resume writers of 2015, you have found them. There are many professional resume writers, but you need a top resume writer in 2015 to get the results you need from your job search. The best resume writers work with you, take time to understand your goals and background, […]
How to Write Resume: Get Better Results From Professional Resume Writing Services Over Resume Templates and Resume Examples
Posted on 15. Jan, 2015 by ddefazio.
How to write resume. Yes, the grammar is bad on purpose. But it makes the point of having someone other than yourself look at or prepare your resume. To be honest, the Internet is a great resource to find resume templates of resumes and to view other individual resume examples, but it does not necessarily […]
Posted on 24. Nov, 2014 by ddefazio.
Computer programmer resume. I get tons of questions about the computer programmer resume. If you are a computer programmer searching for a new job, you are not alone. Make no mistake, a great computer programmer resume remains in great demand. However, like any other profession, recruiters and employers receive many a computer programmer resume. Yet, […]
Posted on 08. Nov, 2014 by ddefazio.
If you are frustrated in your job search, then perhaps you should rethink your job search plan. Here is a recap of effective job search techniques from top resume writer Don Goodman that show you how to find a job fast. Effective Job Search Techniques for the Best Job Search Sites Whether you are learning […]
Posted on 27. Oct, 2014 by ddefazio.
Searching for six figure jobs and executive jobs in today’s world can be tougher than ever. It’s imperative that seekers of executive jobs and six figure jobs stand out from their competition and prove to their potential employer that they offer a high return on investment. To do this, seekers of executive jobs and six […]
Optimize LinkedIn Profile for LinkedIn Jobs, LinkedIn Careers, LinkedIn Recruiters – Best LinkedIn Profiles
Posted on 29. Sep, 2014 by ddefazio.
A crucial part of any LinkedIn job search or really any job search plan is to optimize LinkedIn profile, since over 90% of companies will now check you out on LinkedIn before calling you. And over 97% of LinkedIn recruiters will source talent through LinkedIn looking for the best LinkedIn profiles. In order to be […]
Posted on 07. Sep, 2014 by ddefazio.
Resume objective, resume objectives. Let me stop right there and say that if you are reading this blog post to learn how to write a resume objective, you are in the wrong place. In most cases, it is no longer considered good practice to put an resume objective on your resume — that went out […]
I work daily with many C level executives. I have also worked with resumes for over 20 years. I see both sides every day. As a trusted advisor to many C level executives who I have become friends with over the years, I thoroughly researched and reviewed many executive resume writers to develop this list […]
Posted on 17. Jun, 2014 by ddefazio.
Executive resume writing is an art – a delicate balance between business proposal, biography, and leadership profile in an executive resume format. C level executives and those that aspire to C level positions often struggle with this balance on their executive resume, whether on a CEO resume, Marketing Manager resume, executive manager, or other professional […]
Posted on 02. May, 2014 by ddefazio.
These top LinkedIn profile tips will help you become one of the best LinkedIn profiles that recruiters and employers seek. After completing your resume but BEFORE you distribute it, you need to optimize your LinkedIn profile. The timing here is crucial because 95% of employers and virtually every recruiter will look you up on LinkedIn […]
Information technology resume writers can help any information technology professional get their resume into shape and make sure it presents all of their qualifications in the right way. It’s true that information technology jobs and computer jobs pose resume writing challenges to many information technology job seekers. Finding the right balance between presenting your technical […]
Posted on 23. Feb, 2014 by ddefazio.
Give employers the perfect resume now. Don’t expect them to read through an entire resume, they have far too many to sort through for that. So, for the perfect resume put your qualifications and experience first. Include an experience and skills summary at the top of your resume. Sell yourself and let them know right […]
Posted on 05. Feb, 2014 by ddefazio.
Ever feel like your resume or job search is a game? No doubt, there are winners and losers in the job search game. The trick is to know the rules, seek advantages, and be prepared. And it all starts with a winning resume – one that passes the 10-second resume rule and the resume tip […]
Great resume writing by proven resume professionals can help any struggling job search and give new energy to a frustrated job seeker. A top work resume writer brings you a fresh perspective and helps find potential problems on your resume of which you may unaware. They work together with you as a team to make […]
Posted on 01. Jan, 2014 by ddefazio.
A professional resume template can make a huge difference in your resume. Your resume is the most important document in your career, so should you leave it to an online resume builder? Your resume is a personal advertisement that describes what you can do for a company and compels them to want to speak to […]
If your job search landing you interviews, it may be time to consider that your resume may not be doing its job. Here is the list of 2014 Best Gay Friendly Resume Writers to help you jump start your job search and avoid being judged in the process. There are thousands of resume writers, but […]
Posted on 28. Oct, 2013 by ddefazio.
Gaps in employment are faced by many individuals for different reasons, such as caring for a family member or relocating. This includes the stay home mom returning to work. There are also reasons that are out of their control like company-wide layoffs. Although many hiring managers see gaps in employment as red flags, there are […]
Posted on 13. Oct, 2013 by ddefazio.
If you have no idea how to write a resume, this article will help you with your first resume and share resume templates and resume examples using the latest online tools. I am not a big fan of online resume builders. Let me just say that up front. That being said, however, I believe many […]
Freelance jobs online are a great way to earn extra income. I have been freelancing for over 20 years in writing and technology and have had great success. This article shares with you the 2013 Best Freelance Job Sites to help you find freelance work. Freelance jobs are a great way to build up your […]