Resume Writing Services: Why the Intake Process Matters

You’ve decided to invest in resume writing services, but you aren’t sure whose process is right for you.  With thousands of resume writing services out there, this article is not here to tell which one you should pick, but provide you with important information about the resume writing process that you should be considering when […]

Tips to Customize Your LinkedIn Profile URL in Seconds

Have you ever noticed that some LinkedIn users have a hodgepodge of random numbers and letters at the end of their URL? A customized LinkedIn URL is one sure way to brand yourself and a way to alert readers that you are an experienced LinkedIn user. It is also far less awkward being at a […]

How to Analyze a Resume Writer’s Reviews & Client Feedback

I founded my resume writing company, The Writing Guru, in June 2010, and it wasn’t until 2014 when I got serious about my business and considered leaving the practice of law that I started obtaining client reviews and testimonials on third-party sites. Over the course of the past 5 years, I have received more than […]

Writing a Cover Letter for Your Digital Age Job Search

As a job seeker, your goal for a cover letter is simple: you want others to see just how much your skills match the position you are applying to, but you also want them to get a flavor for your personality. While a good portion of the cover letter is about you and the value you […]

How to Pick the Right Keywords for Your LinkedIn Headline

LinkedIn headline ideas can be tough to brainstorm and having a LinkedIn profile became vital about 3 or 4 years ago (Wendi Weiner, The Writing Guru quoted in Entrepreneur Magazine). More than 94% of recruiters use LinkedIn to source out job candidates, and there are more than 500 million users on LinkedIn. Just like your resume […]

Is Your Resume Writer Committed to Professional Development?

At the time I started my resume writing business in 2010, it never occurred to me that there were any associations committed to the professionalism of resume writing and the careers industry. I didn’t search for them because perhaps I didn’t realize then just how much resume writing and career coaching is a true industry […]

How to Network More Effectively and Connect to the Right People

When deciding how to network more effectively and connect to the right people, we have to remember that our lives and careers are greatly influenced by the people we spend the most time with — those people include parents, children, siblings, friends, and professional colleagues. Jim Rohn brilliantly stated, “You’re the average of the five […]

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 […]

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 […]