What is Personal Branding?

Personal branding is defined as – The sum of your personal and unique attributes that differentiates you from your peers and enables you to provide that definitive quality of work that best represents who you are. Attributes like your core values, motivational skills, leadership strengths, passions, purpose, and mission are your attractive forces that bond, […]

Resume Critique Checklist

I often review and critique 5-10 resumes (or more!) daily. If you are not quite ready to work with a professional writer, here is a great checklist I have complied to help you critique, and improve your own documents. Resume Critique Checklist Remember, you generally have anywhere from 5-15 seconds to engage the reader. Your […]

August 18, 2013 Job Search, Resume Advice

How to Build the Perfect LinkedIn Profile

Wonderful infographic from Undercover Recruiter. Clear, simple explanation of LinkedIn profile creation basics.

August 10, 2013 Job Search, LinkedIn

Job Search Advice – Tap into the Hidden Job Market

What is the Hidden Job Market? It has become a “buzz word” but the concept is simple. It is estimated that 80% of jobs are filled by companies who never advertise the position and are filled by referral, or the “who do you know” method of recruitment. So while keeping an eye on job posting sites and LinkedIn […]

August 6, 2013 Job Boards, Job Search, LinkedIn