After the statement “Thank you! I wish I would have come to see you sooner!” the thing I hear most from my clients when discussing accomplishments to include on their resume is, “It was no big deal. I was just doing my job,” (add shoulder shrug here to demonstrate how little they view their … [Read more...] about “I’m Just Doing My Job”: Underestimating Your Unique Impact and the Value That You Create
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I continue to stress to my clients that a critical piece of a successful job search strategy is networking. This coming Thursday is a great networking event courtesy of Buffalo Niagara Sales & Marketing Executives. Register now and give yourself the gift of expanding your network this holiday … [Read more...] about Give Yourself a Gift this Holiday Season
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That old adage, “The more things change, the more they stay the same,” applies to many things in life, including Resume Writing. I have carved out some of the most notable of practices in both categories to help you position your resume and job search for 21st century success! What’s … [Read more...] about It’s Not Your Father’s Resume Anymore: The Ins & Outs of Today’s Resume Writing
Back in 1897, when rumors of the passing of the great American humorist Mark Twain were running rampant, including his obituary being published by a leading newspaper of the day (giving credence to the old saying “don’t believe everything you read), was reported to have responded to the rumors by … [Read more...] about The Death of the Cover Letter: Urban Legend or Just Bad Press?
Taking a step back to take a step forward may be just the boost your career plan needs. Many successful career paths are not linear. When starting out and planning a career, many individuals assume that each successive position is a promotion from the previous one. While that may happen for some … [Read more...] about Taking a step back to take a step forward may be just the boost your career plan needs