Full-Service Success. A tailored baseline resume, customized for an opportunity - including Cover Letter and proof of passing ATS. PLUS training so you know how to pass ATS going forward.
If you have a basic resume but have found a job you want to go after right now, this is for you. We'll customize your resume for the position and provide proof of passing ATS.
An individual coaching session with award-winning, Certified Professional Resume Writer Lisa K. McDonald to take your resume from good to great focusing only on what you need.
The Traditional Resume is ideal for responding to online job postings and serving as a brand baseline.
The Networking Resume is ideal to crack the undiscovered, unadvertised opportunities (up to 70%).
Complementary or combined Traditional & Networking, the Combination Resume is the ideal executive presence piece for a strategic, multi-faceted approach.
A high-level brand narrative, the Biography cements your credibility as a versatile tool used for websites, social media, corporate marketing, public speaking, publications, and more.
LinkedIn is the business world's networking mecca and where great opportunities will find you.
ATS = Applicant Tracking System. It's the software used by most companies (99% of Fortune 500) to screen large numbers of online applications - ATS kicks out approximately75% of resumes submitted.
Even with several common ATS (Workday, Taleo, iCIMS) among hundreds, companies can and do customized their parameters. To remain in the top 25%, a resume must be tailored to every job.
This is why we don't do generic resumes. It's a waste of time and money. They won't pass an ATS.
We create a foundational branding piece, customized it and your cover/value proposition letter, to a position you target then teach you how to customize your own resume to pass any future ATS.
Since 2009, Career Polish has been partnering with professionals around the world helping them achieve their career goals. You'll work directly with our founder/CEO Lisa K. McDonald, an award-winning, published Professional Resume Writer, and Career Coach. Find out more about Lisa here.
View award-winning and published before and after examples of resumes here.
With coaching for clarity. Click here to find out our multi-certified Career Coach/Founder can help
Transparency, confidentiality, and trust are important to us and why we provide our writing T&C here.
Answers to some of the most common questions here.
Let's break down your salary for an average year.
Your hourly rate is your salary divided by 2,000 (average hours/year).
Multiply this number by 8 for your daily salary. (40 for weekly)
A $1,600 resume pays for itself in 2 days for an executive making $200,000
A $800 resume pays for itself in less than a week for a high performer making $50,000 with only 3 years of experience.
On the other hand, a delayed job search by not passing through the three levels of gatekeepers can cost you thousands a week.
Written in response to a specific position/posting. A variation is the Referral Cover Letter which targets a specific position while mentioning who referred you.
Keep the momentum going after the interview; reinforce your interest, make up for a not-so-stellar interview, position you for the next step.
A short, focused letter demonstrating your value. A key component in the hidden job market strategy. Variations: Interest, Broadcast, or Prospecting Letter.
Strengthen your value and be confident for any follow-up phone calls having us vet and prepare your references and prepare a dynamic, branded reference collateral.
Vetting & Branded Reference Page: $500 | Simple Reference Page : $50