In this episode, Melissa Joy, CFP® and Brooke Kent discuss the secrets to a successful career move. We discuss everything from writing a resume that stands out, updating your LinkedIn profile to attract recruiters, to mastering the interview process. Brooke has spent two decades helping executives and professionals craft personalized, achievement-focused, persuasive, and visually appealing resumes and LinkedIn profiles.

You will learn:

  • How we tell a story and share quantifying details about job experience at the same time.
  • Why you should customize your URL on LinkedIn.
  • Make sure your headshot is up to date and coveys that you are competent, likable, and professional.
  • Why you should not skip the “summary” or “skills” section of LinkedIn.
  • How do you get your resume to “stand out?”
  • What font you should use on your resume.
  • Things not to include on your resume.
  • How do you prepare for a job interview?
  • Why you need to hit a sweet spot of warmth and competence in an interview.
  • How to dress for a job interview.
  • Common questions to prepare to answer in a job interview.


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