Professional Resumes @ Anne McDowell Consulting

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for your career....

What is a professional resume?

A professional resume is a marketing document that is professionally written by a HR, recruitment and strategic career specialist and expert, so that it markets your talents, skills, attributes and capabilties to your best advantage relevant to the job you are applying for.

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Professional Resumes

Resumes in the 21st Century are simply the single most important marketing document you will ever own, and are targeted toward a specific job to maximise your chance of success, as a recruiter needs to be able to immediately place you in their role with information relevant to the job they are recruiting for, so a generic one size fits all doesn’t cut it today.

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Professional Resume

What do I really want to do?

It is quite common now to change career direction a few times during your lifetime, whereas in the past it was common to have just one job for life!

Sometimes it is difficult to know what you want to do, all you know is what you don’t want to do.

The pandemic has really allowed us to think about our working life and what we want out of it.

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Rebuilding Your Confidence

Losing a job and/or not being able to secure a new one in this current climate, affects our wellbeing in many ways, in addition to our obvious financial stress! 

It can change the way we feel about ourselves, destroy our confidence and our feelings of worth.  It can also interfere with how we move ourselves forward, particularly when we may have been chosen to go and others are chosen to stay. 
While we might feel that we are not “depressed” where we have trouble functioning on a daily basis, we may not also realise how this forced “time out” has affected us.

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