Résumés and CVs. Cover letters. Social media profiles.
In the fast-paced professional world, it’s difficult to understand exactly how to optimize your job search tools for maximum effectiveness and in a way that showcases your brand and your unique value proposition to potential employers.
Using today’s best practices, we will guide and support you so you can move toward your career goals with confidence.
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Why Partner with Me?
I am a nationally Certified Professional Résumé Writer (CPRW) and Certified Professional Career Coach (CPCC). I am also 1 of only 29 career management professionals in the world to have achieved the National Résumé Writers’ Association’s most recent professional accreditation of NCOPE: Nationally Certified Online Profile Expert. I have served 15+ years in human resources leadership, offering my clients a unique perspective from “the other side of the desk.”
I am also a proud recipient of the 2018 ROAR (Recognizing Outstanding Achievement in Résumés) Award. This recognition, sponsored by the National Résumé Writers’ Association, acknowledges powerful and capable résumé writers. I will provide you with the skills, knowledge, motivation, and support to help position you for ongoing career success.
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Working together, we can help you to recognize your unique skills and accomplishments, set attainable career goals, and market yourself effectively so that you reach your goals.
We offer personalized solutions by taking the time to talk with you to better understand your situation, your needs, and your special abilities.
Our reputation for integrity and quality has been built through superior customer service.
Ninety percent of our business comes from individual client referrals.
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“I was recommended to Cathy Lanzalaco by a friend after I mentioned I wanted to update my resume, and position myself to begin a job search. Cathy and I met together and worked through my extensive work history, and came up with a resume and cover letter that showcased the highlights of my career while conveying my personality and passion for my work. She was a pleasure to work with and a real professional. I will recommend her to my friends now!”
— Andrew Schneider
Cathy Lanzalaco is extremely talented in what she does. I would recommend her any time to any professional. She was on time and informative during the entire process. She communicated with me and asked pertinent questions to produce a great resume. All I can say is Wow! I sent my resume to a recruiter after Cathy had completed it, the recruiter looked over my resume he stated that this is by far the best resume he’s ever seen. I have called Cathy on multiple occasions, asking for advise and she has always been very supportive with my goals and objectives that I’m trying to obtain. I feel like I have known Cathy for years and can talk to her about anything. Do yourself a favor and contact Cathy for any executive career coaching needs and/or professional resume, cover letter that you might have.
— D. Blake Thomas
Cathy is the best at her craft. If you want a resume that truly stands out from the crowd, you’re going to want to call Cathy. Moreover, with her many years of human resources experience, she is able to provide a wealth of knowledge for your career counseling. If you are serious about your career, I strongly recommend contacting Cathy.
— David Jager
Cathy is very professional. We had a wonderful session together. She reformatted my resume into a very professional looking one. Every one that I have shown it to was very impressed by it. She also helped me make my LinkedIn profile very professional looking, and how to maneuver my way around it. I am very happy with the session that we had, and would recommend her to anyone looking to advance in their career and needing assistance with resume, cover letter, and professional reference preparation. Thank you, Cathy, for a day well spent.
— Jennifer Kuszniaj
I had the privilege to have met Cathy with regard to helping build my personal brand. Her clear vision, experience and optimism provided best in class, hands down. If your looking to change career paths or just need a rebuild of your resume Cathy is the one you want to work with. Her professionalism, knowledge, and caring spirit gives anyone looking actively or passively a new direction and also gives us a positive outlook on our futures. Please contact Cathy asap if your career path has stalled, with her guidance I know you will have a new path on life.