Author: Wendy Lau

National Experts in Resume Writing & Career Coaching

comeback resume

What the Stay-at-Home Parent’s Comeback Resume Needs

Whether it’s been a couple of months or a couple of years since you’ve been out of the workforce after being a stay-at-home parent, making a return comes with its challenges. How do you present value and highlight professional skills for the job in the comeback resume when the last experience to show is time…
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Negotiate Salary

Should You Negotiate Salary When It’s Your First Job Out of College?

When that phone call comes in and you hear the positive news from the employer: “We’d like to extend the job offer to you,” you may feel ecstatic! All the hard work put into job searching, from researching, resume writing, networking, to interviewing has come full circle. You have a job lined up and ready…
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New Job Counteroffer

Do You Accept the New Job Offer or Counteroffer from Your Current Employer?

Just when you thought you’ll soon have a new job to settle into, your current employer comes back to you with a tempting counteroffer to keep you on the job. It may be a higher salary, a new job title, additional perks to the job, and the list can go on. So, do you move…
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No Job Is Forever When Age Discrimination Exists in the Workplace

No Job is Forever, What You Can Do to Keep Ahead

Even if you think you have a solid job, no job is forever! There are countless accounts of people who have been on the job with the same employer for years or who have been under the impression that they are a valued employee who’s irreplaceable, but as fast as a lightning bolt they’ve been…
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Tidying Up the Resume - Marie Kondo KonMari Method

3 Ways to Tidying Up Your Resume Using Marie Kondo’s KonMari Method

Whether you’re into organization or not, it’s something the resume needs. Without organization, you leave many who are reviewing your resume lost and confused.  But don’t worry, there’s help available. You may have come across the name Marie Kondo. She’s known for her talents on organization and “tidying up” spaces at home and work to…
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