Your writer will bring a strong recruiting and hiring perspective to the table which means your resume is destined to succeed! The only way to stand out in a crowded market of candidates is by crafting a highly strategic resume that meets the constantly changing resume trends including ATS and keyword optimization. Our writers deliver a highly collaborative process that will tighten your strategy and keep you up to speed with the latest in the world of resume writing.
Our clients land jobs with the resumes we write and experience Linkedin activity upticks from their keyword optimized profiles. Our clients come first and it shows! We are here to make you a better job searcher and if you can learn how to write the best resume possible, you can apply your learnings to your next career move. Expect a whole lot of game-changing insights from your writer.
The resume writing process can be a new one for most people. It only works if you trust our process and are open to collaboration. Our intake process will help to capture much of the info we need to start your new resume. Currently, we only work in English and on English resumes, but we work with candidates from all over the world. Our international clients are either targeting opportunities in the U.
Once you've decided on the best resume package for you, simply sign up here! Once we receive your order you will receive a Client Intake Form to kick off the process. Resume writing ONLY works if you collaborate with your writer! And fortunate for you, it's one of the things we do best! The collaboration starts after you sign up with our strategic questions in the Client Intake Form.
Then, you will continue to collaborate on your resume strategy call during the first draft review. Throughout the writing process your writer will be collecting feedback to make sure your brand is represented in the best way possible!
Job search mastery is the name of our game. In addition to resumes, we offer professionally written cover letters, Linkedin profiles, and specialized professional marketing materials like executive bios, networking briefs, interview packets and interview presentations. For help with staying motivated, organized, and focused in the job search, we offer Career Coaching.
If you have a job search or career need not mentioned here, contact our team to see if we can help you support ngcareerstrategy. Yes in most cases. Speak to your accountant for further instructions regarding tax deductions. We offer a variety of resume-writing packages depending on your need. All of our resumes are ATS optimized. Here are our resume services and money-saving resume package deals:. In the world of resume writing services, you pay what you get for.
What you get from our writing services is a highly strategic human being with hiring experience, that is invested in seeing you succeed and a level of service that is much more engaged and high touch than the standard cheap and quick turnaround resume service.
We also take a much more personal interest in our clients including spending time on the phone to make sure we understand our clients and their goals during the process. So you are paying for a much more collaborative and high-end service with a team handling your case I personally review every client case and collaborates with her writers.
At the end of the day, my name is on the business so I make sure my clients are happy! At the end of the day there is no substitute for a guarantee of a certified writer with hiring experience, reading and writing every word. Other services also typically limit their guarantee to one rework if their resume does not perform.
We also review the job descriptions for which our clients have applied, so we can analyze where we were off or where the client might be off in selecting the best fit for their experience. Coming from a recruiting background, and having written thousands of resume and Linkedin profiles, my writers have worked with clients from a wide range of functions and industries.
Most likely we have worked with people in your field. Regardless of industry, function, or level, every job seeker faces the same challenges. If industry knowledge was the key to your landing a job, you would have landed one by now; but it's not. Our clients are the subject matter experts and we bring the rest! You can be confident that your resume writer knows the right questions to ask to pull out specific industry expertise that will be of value on your resume.
Because of this, we are able to transform their professional brands and attract the best-fit jobs and hiring managers. This is resume scanning technology that is designed to screen the wrong resumes out!
The chances of reaching a human being, once you submit your resume online, are slim to none if you do not have an ATS-optimized resume. Fortunately for you, we create resumes that are ATS optimized.
You will receive your first draft within 5 business days. At the point where you receive your resume fist draft, your writer will collect your feedback and advise on strategy via a phone resume strategy consultation. Your writer will reach out to schedule this consultation after you sign up for this service with the goal of scheduling 5 business days from kick-off.
For each draft, we can not move forward on the next round of revisions until you provide your feedback. For the quickest turnaround time we recommend providing prompt feedback once each draft is received. After the strategy call, your writer will incorporate your feedback to create the 2nd draft of the your resume. This may take up to 3 business days. Depending on whether or not the resume requires one final revision, your resume may be completed in as few as 8 business days.
For any additional documents cover letter, Linkedin profile , please expect 3 days per first draft and 3 days per final document - for a total of 6 business days. Depending on the time of year and client volumes, we may be able to complete all writing jobs under these timelines but we can't guarantee this. If you would like to expedite your Resume Makeover, please contact support ngcareerstrategy. Your writer will then make the tweaks, revisions, and edits to make you happy and send you on our way.
You landing an interview is our priority! Our day guarantee does not apply to the Resume Refresh. The Resume Refresh is more for aesthetic effect and creating a really super duper visual first impression.
The Refresh works great when your bro or sis asks for a resume they can hand to the hiring manager and use as more of a formality in selling you for the job. In this instance, you want to make sure you are really speaking to your strengths throughout every part of your resume. There are multiple hurdles to overcome when going from wanting a new job to actually scoring the official employee badge.
Each hurdle requires a different strategy and produces a different result. The resume is the strategy for overcoming the application hurdle. The result it produces is interest from the company, in the form of an interview.
By generating employer interest, you can feel confident knowing that your resume is hitting the mark. If you are landing interviews but not job offers, you may want to speak with us about interview coaching.
We do that too. We are committed to guaranteeing an interview in 30 Days on all Resume Makeovers and packages containing the Resume Makeover as long as you are committed to applying for multiple jobs. We encourage sharing your target job description s at this point. At the time of document completion, your resume writer will ask if you are satisfied with the final product.
For our Resume Makeover service and packages containing the Resume Makeover we guarantee an interview in 30 Days after receipt of final resume. Once you purchase a writing service, you will receive an intake form containing standard questions around you, your background and your career goals. Providing a job description is also strongly recommended. After you complete and submit the intake form, you will be paired up with an NG-approved professional resume writer who will reach out to you via email within 48 business hours of your form submission to kick-off writing.
After the initial e-mail, you can expect to receive your first draft in time for your strategy phone consultation. The first draft takes up to 5 business days to create and we coordinate the strategy call timing with that of the first draft delivery.
Your writer may contact you via email or phone during the writing process to obtain more info or inquire about clarifications we really have a thing about getting it exactly right so please be sure to check your email during the writing process and respond as soon as you have a chance. This will ensure you receive your final product as soon as humanly possible. After the strategy session and first draft review, your writer will implement the 2nd round of revisions and return to you for review as quickly as possible.
Once you receive the 2nd draft and provide feedback, your writer will implement the final revisions. If your resume requires one final round of edits, we are happy to implement. When you are absolutely happy with the final product, and indicate this to your writer, you will receive the final.
We like to make sure you are optimized with every application you send so our pointers and multiple formats will be just what you need! We understand that many people are either not searching or unsure of their next move but would like a cleaned up resume for peace of mind.
We can absolutely do this and we do recommend a Resume Makeover if a new resume something you know you need! Sometimes a new resume can even inspire you with the confidence needed to ramp up your job search when the time comes. If finally investing in new resume is one of your short-term career goals and you don't have a target in mind, simply indicate this to your writer in the client intake form when asked for a job description.
Your writer will then do a full clean-up with a focus on visual impact, results-oriented bullets, aligning to resume trends, and achieving best resume writing practices. It's important to note that for a Resume Makeover that is not focused on a job description we can not offer the Day Gurantee. One of the keys to a successful resume one that lands interviews is tailoring or focus. This helps the hiring manager know you want their job and not just any job. A focused resume is very appealing to the hiring manager and increases your chances of landing an interview.
The purpose of your resume is to land interviews. There are a couple scenarios you may find yourself in, in which resume services are essential:. If you are applying to jobs and landing interviews of interest, but unable to land an offer, you are NOT in need of a new resume. You are likely in need of interview coaching services. See our Coaching page for more details. Thank you for the kind words. We are just currently in the process of becoming independent. We have done hundreds of resumes and still maintain a 4.
Furthermore, we have a money back guarantee. Simply inform the editor that you worked with that you are unsatisfied and we will either work to resolve the issue or simply refund your money. I thought about having someone write mine but I found this link and decided to do it myself.
I do believe it is better to write your own because only you know yourself best:. First, it is impersonal. They ask you to forward adjectives about yourself, and jobs you are seeking. Then your resume is written from an obvious template.
It is useless, full of misspellings, and inaccuracies. The inaccuracies can range from dates, to experience that is left out, and disjointed sentences. D- work in high school. You're not getting your money back though. Here is the best part, on the third attempt to get the resume up to a standard I would want to present myself, I am unqualified for the jobs I am seeking, and that is why they cannot help me regardless of how many times the service rewrites my resume to get it write.
More important than a resume is believing in yourself, because there are many companies and one 1 of you. GPD in Lakeland, Florida. Daniel Lomartra in Ithaca, New York said: Great info-think this is what I will try first. My brother went to Cornell - so, I feel good about that connection. Will report results back to this forum. Did it increase recently? Still a great value! Thanks for all the great advice on this thread.
After struggling to write my own resume I finally realized I need some help. I'll be checking out the recommendations here.
Angella in Edmonton, Alberta. The problem is - and I do agree that you know your abilities best - it can sometimes be difficult to objectively view yourself.
I am tentatively branching out into resume writing after years of reviewing resumes both professionally and for friends. I prepared my own resume obviously and get great response and compliments on it.
I doubt a resume writing service could improve upon that. Having said that, after years of reviewing others resumes I have found that often they either don't identify what is great about themselves and it can be like pulling teeth to get that information from them , fill their resumes with inconsequential fluff that completely buries the relevant information, use words that convey a lack of confidence in their abilities or send out resumes that, even when you read from start to finish, you reach the end and still have no idea what they are capable of.
And don't even get me started on the objectives! Everybody wants to "get a great job where they can use their skills and experience for the employer's benefit". Resumes have seconds to get the reviewer's attention. Every single word needs to be targetted and relevant, or it's taking away from what is important and relevant. And that includes your objective. Personally, I hate objectives - but that seems to be what is looked for now, so if it must be there I am in the camp that, yes, if you can do it yourself definitely do so!
But most people just can't. Also wanted to mention - when talking to a potential resume writer - that resume writer should be able to tell you exactly why your resume is not getting results.
If they cannot, then they are merely resume reformatters and unlikely to have any real results. James in Seattle, Washington. Pacenit in Powell, Ohio. Yes I used TopResume they suck don't ever use them they say that will do every thing for you but once they get your money it all over!! Angella in Edmonton, Alberta said: Most of the time, it's not the resume.
If you were applying for a position as a nuclear engineer and you had a lousy looking resume, you'd get the job if they need your skills. Most of the time now, people are not getting jobs because there are far too many applicants and family and friends get to the head of the line.
I doubt their resumes are better. Pacenit in Powell, Ohio said: Pacenit in Brunswick, Ohio. You guys are bottom of bottom they will still not up date all of mine they keep telling me to do it my self!!!!
Over the years, before I started preparing resumes myself I spent a great deal of time reviewing and revising resumes for friends and acquaintances.
I have seen people go from not even getting a call back from employment agencies to employed in very short order after implementing the changes I suggested in their resumes. While, yes, sometimes insiders get the job, in which case no resume is going to be good enough I've walked into more than one job where I knew before I walked in that the job was mine to lose before I walked in the door. I am, by trade, a non designated accountant who regularly goes up against designated accountants for roles - getting both interview and job offers.
Resumes make a huge difference in a competitive job market. Skills do matter - but so does the presentation of those skills. Marlene in Los Angeles, California. I think hiring a professional writer is going to be a plus factor in getting a job. If you have tried your best writing and rewriting your resume and still get no response from your employers, there's a big chance that the employer didn't even looked at your resume.
Professional writers knows how to approach employers and make them take a look at your resume. Now its up to you on how you are going to present yourself. Employers don't just look at the paper, they will try to intimidate yo and they will look at how you will respond tru your body language, how you answer to questions under pressure. Guys, where can i read some real reviews of the different resume-writing companies? Just to know which one to choose. Pacenit in Englewood, Ohio.
Burt Lange in middletown, New York. Alan David in Gold Coast, Australia. You can do it yourself, just like doing your own tax return, but the chances are you won't achieve what you could with a professionally crafted resume. True there are some "professional resume writers" that don't have a clue, but most do know what they are doing and achieve outstanding results. If you want a really good resume, at a fair price, check out www.
Harpreet in Bellevue, Washington said: I will send you a inquiry. But you live in Australia. Would you have enough context about what employers look for in United States? Sure, a large portion of our work is from the US, actually, it is from all over the world.
We are up to speed with US resume requirements. Personally, I haven't lived in Australia for over a year, next week I will be in Arizona currently in Mexico. I agree with you that no one knows you better than you but when it comes to applying your skill set to paper, I feel that it's best to allow a professional that has worked in the field for over 25 years. I have written resumes and placed over 20, people in jobs from all over the United States from the desk of my home and guaranteed at least three job interviews to each individual.
I was also responsible for coaching each individual on what to expect question wise and how to respond with the answer the employer was looking for. This field of work is not easy and all you have is your reputation on the line so you have to be the best at what you do. So, I guarantee my abilities to help you gain a strong career opportunity. I have gotten a lot of comments from managers about my resume. I've done a lot of freelance writing, and it would make no sense to let someone outside my field tamper with it.
EconGuy in Cornelius, North Carolina. Yeah or you're in a pool of equally qualified people and probably not as socially favorable. Despite what most people say looks and communications do matter.. EconGuy in Cornelius, North Carolina said: I would say being related to someone or being their friend trumps the looks thing. I've worked places where, suddenly, someone divulges how they are connected to some top boss. Even heard one admit they grew up with one of the top bosses.
You never know how someone is connected, but the favoritism is always there. Yeah my scenario was next in line to that. The best job I ever had I lost only to later find out the boss's cousin needed a job.. You can't even get that job anymore. I've also seen the relative and friend scenario bypass company policies.. Criminals getting jobs in public service companies with no-offender policies etc.. I actually know a guy right now with no work history and a long criminal record who gets job offers at least once a week without even applying..
I have a clean record, work history, and education and am stuck with unstable freelancing gigs that often don't cover.. I have been amazed at what liberties employees with connections take. Or how they are treated or given special privileges. The managers don't even care how it sets up bad morale. I think a lot of women are really jealous of other women, so if they are getting a lot of attention, they won't want to hire another pretty woman.
And that works that way too, if a woman is very competent. The star manager won't want someone under her who gets the limelight. You'd think the greedy CEOs or Presidents would put a stop to the waste of money created by politics. Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada. I hired my own mother once so never underestimate the power of "Who you know". Whenever there is a limited supply, there will be a "black market" for those goods. It works both ways. People socially awkward for any reason are also marginalized even if the role requires no sales or support.
The exception being exceptionally talented people in highly technical roles. There is a lot of social regulations in play, and employers won't actually give you a reason why they didn't hire you in the US so it's entirely arbritrary and you'll go on not getting jobs and hit depressing financial states..
Yes, with a lot of science jobs, they aren't always going to get the sales-y types as top physicists, engineers, etc. Usually those types can go into technical support, or sales. But to do math or science well, one doesn't really NEED to be a good communicator. Al Einstein was noted to be different, and imagine him getting a job nowadays. But it's all the loss of industry, putting so much value on the superficial.
I would imagine a lot of really intelligent people have not been hired because of today's stupid parameters. I see it as the work opportunities are less than half the population needing work and people are going to hire the most skilled socially compatible person. Unless the person is exceptionally talented.
Has anyone paid to have a resume written for them?. Resume Tips jobs forums. Jennifer Best in Vancouver, My interview rate is in the range of 70% - and I am very choosy about the jobs I apply for. I doubt a resume writing service .
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