With more than 25 years of experience
in strategic resume writing, Pat
Kendall knows how to make your resume attract the right
kind of attention whether you need traditional
or electronic formats.
has written more than 10,000 resumes. Her keyword-based
writing strategies (featured in both books) can leverage your strengths and
give you the edge you need to succeed. She specializes in difficult"
resumes for executives, career changers, and job seekers with
is the author
Job Search (Prima
Publishing) and coauthor of
You Need to Know
Based in the heart of Oregon's Silicon Forest
Pat has worked extensively with IT, high-tech, marketing, consulting,
management, and C-level executives worldwide.
holds dual certifications -
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Service Career Marketing: Pat's
services include professional resume
writing and updating, strategic rewrites,
job/career transition coaching,
electronic resume preparation, and job search support services.
Kendall's Resumes Featured in
Published Resume Books
- Professional Resumes for Executives,
Managers and Other Administrators
America's Top Resumes for America's Top Jobs
Gallery of Best Cover Letters
Resumes for Tax and Accounting Occupations
WordPerfect in Your Job Search
Complete Job Search Guide for Latinos
and Quoted in Various
& Electronic Publications
For a complete
list, go to www.Google.com and
search for "Pat Kendall resumes"
/ Channel 8 (Portland)
Diversity Careers Magazine
Business Employment Weekly
NCRW credentialing program is administered
by the NRWA (National Resume
an international nonprofit trade association
Kendall served as NRWA's president, vice president, and certification
chair, playing key roles in developing programs that built
the organization from a regional startup into a national association
with more 300 members in the US and abroad. In addition, Pat
established NRWA's first Certification Commission and led
efforts to define certification standards,
launch an original certification program, and develop the
industry's first online training and continuing education
was the driving force behind NRWA's commitment to improve
industry standards through mentoring, member training, and
continuing education. Pat Kendall expanded the organization's
Web site, developed NRWA's online community, designed its
e-mail newsletter, and set up Internet discussion groups to
encourage member networking and mentoring.
In addition, Pat redesigned marketing and collateral materials,
developed Web site content, and functioned as the organization's
spokesperson and press liaison. She negotiated member discounts
and sponsorship programs and finalized
promotional agreements that generated national marketing exposure
for NRWA and its members.
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laugh often and much; to win the respect of
intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn
appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal
of false friends; to appreciate beauty; to find
the best in others; to leave the world a bit
better, whether by a healthy child, a garden
patch, or a redeemed social condition;
to know even one life has breathed
easier because you have lived.
This is to have succeeded.