How to Write a Stellar Executive Resume is a step-by-step guide that empowers readers to create an effective and stand out from the crowd as a top candidate for an executive position. Brenda Bernstein, a Certified Executive Resume Master and author of the #1 Bestseller How to Write a Killer LinkedIn Profile, shares the tips and tricks she’s learned from more than two decades of helping job seekers get connected with the right position. Readers will discover:
• The importance of knowing the target audience and how to best connect with them • Key social media tips for spreading the word about their skills and experiences • Why good ol’ cover letters are important, and how to use them effectively • Power verbs to use, and words to avoid • Samples of successful resumes
For many executives conducting a job search, it may have been quite a while since they were last “looking.” It’s easier than ever to apply for a job – and as a result, there’s a lot of competition for a limited number of openings. There’s a lot to learn about the recruiting world we live in, and the best ways to use the tools at our disposal. This book provides practical, proven, up-to-date best practices for creating an effective executive resume that gets results.
Brenda Bernstein is the founder and senior editor at The Essay Expert LLC, and is an in-demand speaker, trainer, and consultant. She holds the titles of Certified Executive Resume master and Certified Master Resume Writer certifications from Career Directors International. Her self-published LinkedIn book has commanded the top ranking in Amazon’s business writing skills e-book category since July 2012. This is the first trade edition of her book on executive resumes. She has over 15 years’ of successful written communications experience, from executive resume development to business copy editing to essay consulting. She lives in Madison, Wisconsin.