20 Sep How Many Pages Should My Executive Resume Be?

Olivia Gamber: Hi guys, it's Olivia Gamber and Kevin Kermes with Career Attraction. Today we want to talk about the biggest question we get over and over again about the resume, and that is how many pages is it, how many pages should it be? Especially if you've got 20 plus years of experience, it's so hard to get that down and compacted. So today we...

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20 Sep Why Most Advice Re: Keywords on Resumes is Wrong

Kevin Kermes: A question we get a lot is keywords, keywords on the resume, what do we need to do. There's a lot of advice out there, there's a lot of bad advice from resume experts on where keywords fit in and how they're effectively used. Olivia, I know you've got some really strong opinions on this. Olivia Gamber: I guess. I know we both feel strongly about...

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07 Jul Conventional Job Search Advice That Leads to Failure

(below is a transcript from the video) Kevin Kermes: Alright Olivia, I know that after listening to a lot of "experts" out there, we hear a ton of bad career advice, and working with more than 15,000 clients, what's some of the conventional job search advice that you've seen lead to failure? Olivia Gamber: There's a lot, but the biggest one I think that I hear time...

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07 Jul The Unconventional Roadmap to Career Advancement

(below is the video transcript) Kevin Kermes: As you know, we've helped more than 15,000 professionals find work they love and our entire unconventional approach is outlined step-by-step in our book, The Career Upgrade Roadmap, which you can download free below. We want to do today is walk through each one of those steps really quickly. Olivia Gamber: Step one, target identification. To stand out you need...

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25 Feb How Do You Approach Your Network to Let Them Know You’re Looking (without Looking Desperate)?

You're in a pinch. Pink slips are being handed out left and right, and you just know yours is next. You know that the common advice is to approach your network when you need a new job to see if your connections know about anything, but what does that even mean? We all know the importance of maintaining a vibrant network. In fact, this is something...

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