With 25+ years of experience in strategic resume writing and 15 years serving the web-based job market, Pat Kendall knows how to write resumes that get results.
Pat Kendall's keyword-based resumes are designed to leverage your most relevant strengths and give you the edge you need in our highly competitive job market. Pat writes resumes for executives, career changers, solopreneurs, and job seekers at all stages with less-than-perfect backgrounds.
As an eResume Expert, Pat is a resume formatting expert -- whether you need a plain text / ASCII resume, a compatible MS Word file, a brochure-style resume, or a multi-page web portfolio.
Based in the heart of Oregon's Silicon Forest, Pat has worked extensively with IT, high-tech, marketing, multicultural, consulting, management, and C-level executives worldwide. Google: Pat Kendall, NCRW
Overview of Services:
- Resume Expertise: Marketing, sales, career change, executive, management, administration, IT / high tech, military transition, project management, program management, medical, professional, Federal, finance, accounting, construction trades, CEO, CFO, CIO, and so on.
- Ala Carte and Full Service Packages: Whether you need a keyword update, a strategic coaching session, or a complete job search support package, Pat offers multiple options.
- Full Service Career Marketing: Pat's services include professional resume writing, strategic rewrites, creative resumes, career transition coaching, CareerFolios, electronic resume preparation, and job search coaching services.
Selected Articles by Pat Kendall, NCRW
Resume Writing Basics: 5 Steps for Success
Overall strategy for resume writing.
Step-by-Step: How to prepare for an interview.
A step-by-step guide on how to write a cover letter.
A quick tutorial on the most popular types of electronic resumes
ASCII text, HTML, and scannable plus tips on how to create,
format, and e-mail ASCII text resumes.
Resume Vehicles: ASCII, HTML,
Learn about the differences between the most common types of electronic resumes.
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In the web-based job market, resumes can take many forms, from "traditional" formats to QR-coded resumes and CareerFolio Web Resumes.
The average job seeker will need MS Word (for uploading and attaching) and text (for cutting and pasting).
For networkers and solopreneurs, the options extend to include the more stylized creative resume, resume brochure,or CareerBrief.
As the web-based job market has expanded, web resumes, web portfolios, and web-hosted bios have become more common and can include all kinds of design elements, from monograms and photos, to resumes that connect to Linkedin and resumes with downloadable recommendation letters.
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