Resume Tip: Focus on What Makes You Different!

“I’m gonna make you see there’s nobody else here, no one like me. I’m special, so special… can I have some of your attention? Give it to me!” – Chrissy Hynde. When a client comes to me with his or her resume, the first thing I ask myself as I read through their resume is…

Show, Don’t Tell: An Objective Vs. a Profile in Your Resume.

Hello and Happy Holidays! Many times when a client gives me their resume to edit, the resume includes an Objective, a Work History section and an Education section. The first thing I do is remove the Objective and add, in its place, a Profile or Summary section. There are two reasons why an Objective isn’t…