Having a meaningful and memorable professional bio used to be common among authors and motivational speakers, but today professional bios are a near requirement. Social media bio section: Professionals often need a longer bio for sites like LinkedIn and a shorter version for Twitter. Job search: Employers routinely look at job seekers’ online bios. Marketing […]
When a client I had done a resume rewrite for decided to apply for a leadership development program at his employer (John Deere) he asked if I could help him develop an essay for the application. To write this essay I drew on my years of experience writing winning client essays to top MBA programs like Harvard Business School and Wharton.
Client H wanted to switch from healthcare consulting to an internal strategy role at a large healthcare provider. His original resume was basically a job description. His new resume leverages stories to engage an audience of senior-level decision makers. SHOW ME THE BEFORE & AFTER RESUME >
Designing a fulfilling career can feel like a series of monumental decisions. At the same time, it can also feel like guesswork. While the following may seem like pretty straightforward questions, the truth is that most people have a hard time answering them. Who am I (in terms of my interests and innate personality)? Why […]