personal branding

New service: Resume and cover letter reviews

A few people have asked me if I do coaching or consulting for job seekers. In case you, too, are wondering about this, the answer is YES! I also offer resume and cover letter reviews. How this service works: You email me your resume and/or cover letter. I review it. We meet — either in person or over the phone — for 30 minutes to an hour and I provide you with my feedback and suggestions. You make some changes to your documents and send them back to me for a final review. Many job seekers find that it helps to have another set of eyes review their resumes and cover letters. It’s also a great way to get a different perspective on what works and...

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3 Tips for an Appropriate Workplace Appearance

Knowing what to wear (and what not to wear) can make or break your career success. Here are three easy tips for an appropriate workplace appearance.

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I was quoted in Cosmo!

Exciting news: I was quoted in the August 2012 issue of Cosmopolitan magazine! I was asked how you should handle a prospective employer finding inappropriate photos of you and bringing it up during the interview. My response? Say that it was a mistake you’ve learned a lot from, then steer the conversation back to your qualifications.

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What not to wear on a job interview

I recently had the privilege of being interviewed by CBS MoneyWatch about what not to wear on a job interview. To read the full interview, please visit this link.

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The most creative and innovative job search technique I’ve ever seen

Did the title get your attention? Well, it should. This one-minute video explains the process thatĀ Alec Brownstein went through to land a top job at Y&R in New York. His total cost? $6. Watch the video and see how he accomplished this amazing result:

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3 Essential Office Etiquette Tips

Check out my latest post on CAREEREALISM!

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