Resumes and LinkedIn for Relaunchers: The Essay Expert Interviewed on BlogTalkRadio

I was interviewed about resumes and LinkedIn topics on March 22, 2011 by LeeAnn Dance. Her project, Back In Force Productions, is a blog and radio show for stay-at-home parents reentering the workforce. For your listening pleasure! The interview is full of great tips not just for “relaunchers” but also for any job seeker. Find…

Want Answers? Top 20 Current Trends in Resumes and Job Search

On December 30, 2010, a consortium of 156 career experts from the U.S., Canada and the U.K. met to brainstorm about career and employment issues. They published their findings on March 14, 2011 in Findings of 2010 Global Career Brainstorming Day: Trends for the Now, the New & the Next in Careers. As my readers, you are privy to the valuable findings of this group of Career Thought Leaders.

Your LinkedIn Profile Summary: How to Distinguish Yourself from Your Company

Your LinkedIn Profile Summary: How to Distinguish Yourself from Your Company

One of the biggest mistakes I see people make in their LinkedIn profiles is that they do not distinguish who they are from who their company is. I call this “conflating” yourself with your company. “Conflating” is a completely natural thing to do, especially if you, like so many of us, identify yourself very strongly with your company. It just doesn’t work for your readers and potential customers.

It All Started with LinkedIn. The Essay Expert Blogs on

It all started with LinkedIn. Well, actually it started with a website. It took months before I finally admitted to myself that I wasn’t going to create a website on my own. I bit the bullet and hired someone, wrote some content, and poof! I had a website – My website was beautiful. But who was going to visit it?

I had no clue how to market myself.