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REBROADCAST: What You Don’t Know About Your Résumé Could Be Killing Your Career
January 17, 2018 @ 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm CSTFREE
Ever feel like you are getting 1,000 pieces of advice about how to write your résumé, and every single one of them conflicts with each other? It’s time to start making sense of it all so you can put your best foot forward either for an internal promotion, a career pivot, or moving up and out to other jobs / employers. Career management coach and professional résumé writer (and meeting industry professional!) Dawn Rasmussen, CMP will provide logical steps that will help you stretch your résumé strategy while navigating around potential landmines which are commonly found in these career documents. You will come out of this webinar feeling more empowered and energized knowing how to build a high-powered career document!
- Find out best formatting tips to make your document POP to the reader.
- Understand how to write value-driven statements that show how you moved the needle, which is exactly what employers are looking for!
- Navigate through tough special considerations (i.e. job loss, employment gaps, age-related questions) to create a document that gets attention and ultimately, interviews!
1 Clock Hour
Presenter Dawn Rasmussen, a certified résumé writer, is the president of Portland, Ore.-based Pathfinder Writing and Career Services and author of “Forget Job Security: Build Your Marketability” which is the first-ever book that provides a complete roadmap on how manage your career. Instead of continuing this speaker introduction with a long, boring list of career accolades or high-profile media outlets where she has been featured, I am going to share with you the one thing that makes Dawn “tick”: a relentless and tireless desire to help everyone understand the importance of actively managing their career every minute of every day. So if Dawn makes you uncomfortable during today’s presentation, that’s great! That tells her that she has pushed your envelope (in a good way) and helped make you think, and means that this is the first step in the journey where you to begin to actively manage your career destiny. When she isn’t busy working with résumé clients, speaking to conference groups internationally and nationally, writing articles / blogs, or teaching, Dawn is hiking in Oregon’s spectacular outdoors, kayaking, or plotting her next adventure.