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Redefining Your Focus During the Summer

Redefining Your Focus During the Summer

Summer has officially started. The heat is being turned up, family vacations are starting, and suddenly there is a striking realization that 2016 is halfway over. Perhaps you are sitting on the beach right now sipping on a delicious cocktail reading this article. Are you where you thought you would be? Are you feeling stuck? Are you ...
Job Search Strategies by Wendi Weiner, Top Miami Resume Writer & Award-Winning Career Expert

Job Search Strategies by Wendi Weiner, Top Miami Resume Writer & Award-Winning Career Expert

“Hello from the other side I must have called a thousand times.” Ah yes, you just can’t get those Adele lyrics out of your mind.  You’ve memorized what to say when you get called for the interview. In your mind, they’ve called a thousand times….to the wrong candidate. Many job seekers believe that in order to ...
How To Hire A Resume Writer Who Matches YOUR Needs

How To Hire A Resume Writer Who Matches YOUR Needs

Many times when a consultation call begins with a job candidate, I will hear, “There are so many resume writers out there to choose from. What makes you different?” Just as people come in all shapes and sizes, resume writers do as well.  There are a series of questions which I recommend asking any resume ...
Why Your LinkedIn Profile Should Not Be a Copy & Paste of Your Resume

Why Your LinkedIn Profile Should Not Be a Copy & Paste of Your Resume

Many months ago, Why Your LinkedIn Profile is More Compelling Than Your Resume, became published in The Huffington Post, and word traveled fast. In fact, 300+ shares and over 20,000 views occurred. On a daily basis, we speak with multiple job candidates who are seeking both an overhaul to their resume and a full makeover ...
The Success of Following Your Heart

The Success of Following Your Heart

Life is full of twists and turns. Your career will have unknown paths and roads. Sometimes you will come to a fork in the road.  Which road will you choose and why? Whose life will you impact along the way? It has often been said that the only place where “success” comes before “work” is ...
How Much is Your Job Search Costing You?

How Much is Your Job Search Costing You?

The average job search is 33 weeks.  There are an average of 250 working days in a calendar year.  A $40,000 a year salary converts to a loss of $160 a day during a job search.  2 weeks with no work can equate to a loss of $1600.   That’s a hefty number that many cannot ...
The Top 5 Interview Secrets to Land Your Next Job

The Top 5 Interview Secrets to Land Your Next Job

Have you ever wondered why some of your friends or colleagues always seem to nail their interviews and get the higher salary? Interviewing is a skill. It takes practice, confidence and focus. Negotiating your salary also takes great skill. Here are 5 of our top interview secrets on how to beat out the competition and ...
The Top 5 Ways to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile

The Top 5 Ways to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn has become the filet mignon of social networking.  We now have the ability to network and connect with talented professionals from all over the world. We also have the ability to create professional branding to market our skills to various persons of interest.  Recruiters and companies use LinkedIn to spy on potential job candidates and CEOs use ...