• How To Answer: “What Are Your Major Strengths?”

    Over 2 decades as an executive recruiter, recruitment consultant, and resume writer to professionals in Calgary, AB and indeed across Canada, I’ve specialized in coaching top professionals in uncovering their true value proposition, how to create a laser-focused applications for a specific roles, and how to address the needs of the target organization. Yes, it’s […]

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  • Your Resume Is Worthless Without This

    Have you ever applied for a job online and never heard anything back? How long did you spend perfecting your resume to include keyword rich content that made it clear you were an ideal candidate for the role? How long did you spend choosing drop-down menu options, filling in data field, and uploading your files […]

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  • Resume Services Calgary – Resume Tips & Career Advice in the COVID-Era

    Job Search Strategies for the COVID-Era Class of 2021 You didn’t foresee this when you started your degree did you?  No-one did, but here we are! Lately I’ve been fielding a lot of questions around job search strategies for people graduating in 2021. Well, first of all it seems that while the COVID pandemic has […]

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  • HOW TO DEAL WITH OFFICE POLITICS

    I often hear clients recounting incidents of office politics gone wrong. However, office politics are not always negative nor do they always have to result in job loss. As an experienced resume writer providing professional resume writing services to clients in the Calgary market, I’m often asked about the best ways to manage issues arising […]

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  • HOW TO BE AN EFFECTIVE LEADER

    Leadership in the workplace is no longer a top-down affair in which only the boss has ability to make decisions. Modern workplaces expect employees to demonstrate personal leadership in order to drive results. As an experienced resume writer providing professional resume writing services to clients in the Calgary market, I’m often asked about the best […]

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  • #1 Challenge Facing Mothers Returning To The Workforce

    I’ve recruited for top companies across Europe and North America.  As an executive recruiter and recruitment consultant I partnered with talented people across countless industries to help get them in front of decision makers. As a resume writing consultant and interview coach, I’ve worked with the 1% in helping secure them interviews with their target […]

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  • How To Find A Strong Career Mentor

    Why You Need A MENTOR Now How many highly successful business people and public figures have you seen attribute a portion of their success to their mentors?  It’s quite significant isn’t it? If you don’t have a mentor and you’re serious about professional and/or personal development, you’re missing out. People at all stages of their […]

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  • Content Is King

    Don’t focus exclusively on the design or pretty colors in a resume too much.  Don’t let that be your ‘be all and end all’. Having an aesthetically pleasing resume template is important, it helps you stand out. However, once you’ve attracted the eye of the recruiter it’s the content of the resume that will make or […]

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  • How To Deal With Office Politics

    I often hear clients recounting incidents of office politics gone wrong. However, office politics are not always negative nor do they always have to result in job loss. Understanding how to respond and to develop a few strategies to turn the dynamic in your favour can help your experience with office politics be one that […]

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  • How To Answer “Tell Me About Your Weaknesses” Interview Question

    What Are Your Weaknesses? Everyone’s favorite question!  Not. Tell me about one of your weaknesses. So, first of all, let’s understand why they ask that question in the first place. “I know why they ask that Ken, they’re sadistic mumbojumbers that want to find out how bad I am at stuff”. No. They want to […]

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