Work Directly with Pat Kendall, NCRW, JCTC
will be crafted by Pat Kendall, an expert-level resume strategist and early adopter (1994) and developer of electronic and keyword resumes:
- Nationally Certified Resume Writer (NCRW)
- Twenty-five years of experience
- Author of two nationally published books and dozens of articles published in traditional and online venues
- Electronic resume and online job search expert
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Benefit: You will benefit from Pat's expert knowledge, sage "no nonsense" advice, and direct experience working with 10,000+ job seekers at all levels, in virtually all professions.
Keyword-Optimized Resume Content
Pat Kendall's keyword resumes are strategically built around job target
keywords to focus on the right stuff not only for
the human reader, but also for the electronic systems that are
likely to process them. Pat's original and proprietary keyword-mining methods
are outlined in her book, Jumpstart Your Online Job Search.
Benefit: In the current job market, most resumes
are processed electronically and are scored and ranked based on their keywords -- so the
right keywords are critical for success. In short, your
resume's keyword content will determine whether your resume comes
up as a MATCH when potential employers and recruiters search for
Attractive Scannable and Compatible Resume Formats
resume formats are created in MS Word with custom desktop publishing
and typographical enhancements to improve document appearance
and readability. In addition, Pat's nationally
published resume formats are specially designed for electronic
Benefit: Since Pat's custom-designed resume formats are computer
scannable, a second "scannable version" is not needed.
In addition to being cost-effective (you won't need to purchase
a scannable version of your resume), Pat's multifunctional
formats take the guesswork out of deciding which resume format
should be used for a given situation.
Various options are available, including:
Multifunctional MS Word Scannable / Compatible Format:
These custom-designed formats (including page layout, fonts,
paragraph formatting, and typographical enhancements) are
compatible with most recipients' systems. Scannable/compatible formats are ideal for most job seekers. These formats are optimized to work effectively in the electronic job market – whether uploaded, faxed, scanned, or viewed by a human being. Your resume will open and display properly in most computer
systems with no font problems, misaligned bullets, page-break
errors, or formatting glitches.
Custom-designed resumes and bios may feature graphic design elements and/or photos, logos, custom fonts, colors, and styles. Ideal format for networking, consultants and solopreneurs.
packages include a PDF file and a text version of the resume for e-mailing
and cutting/pasting into online forms. Also included: Instructions and links on how to use the
different formats. Learn
more about the different formats
Benefit: Even if you know nothing about
the electronic job market, Pat's step-by-step instructions
and guidance will get you up-to-speed in no time!