Interview Happened Because of Patent Pending

Interview Happened Because of Patent Pending

My nephew, David,  is a mechanical engineer who worked at a life science medical device manufacturing company. After eleven years, he wanted a new job. I helped him because I am a resume writer (and his aunt!) QUESTIONS FOR A RESUME   I asked if he had any...
Are You Telling the Truth on Your Resume?

Are You Telling the Truth on Your Resume?

Does your resume tell the real truth about you and your work? As someone who works with resumes and job seekers every day, I know for a fact that there are countless resumes out there that contain lies and falsehoods. These can be: Omissions: Maybe you leave out an...
Does your resume have a focused message?

Does your resume have a focused message?

Why should someone hire you instead of someone else? That can be a tricky question. Sometimes an employer needs to hire generalists who have broad skills and experience, and who can do a lot of things. This might be an office manager or a general staff accountant. Or...
Are you looking for a job or a career?

Are you looking for a job or a career?

I really believe that there is a job and a career for everyone. What is the difference?  A job supports the present. A career builds a future. Not every job turns into a career, but every career starts with a job. Sometimes choices are easy and obvious, sometimes they...