Job Candidates Essential Career Documents Package
Make your best impression with a professional resume and cover letter and set yourself apart from competing candidates. Your resume and supporting documents will showcase your talents, qualifications, and value relevant to your job aspirations. Match Resumes provides you with a personal consultation, custom resume, and targeted cover letter to clearly position you as an impressive candidate.
Advanced Career Level
Ten + Years' Experience
4 -10 Years' Experience
Up to 3 Years' Experience
President, VP, CEO, CFO, COO, CIO, CMO, CTO, Director, General Manager, Program Manager, and all other advanced level positions.
Powerful, performance based resume that communicates a strong professional brand, significant accomplishments, ROI; and showcases executive level qualifications in a concise and compelling presentation.
Mid-career managers, supervisors, professionals, team leads.
Career progression themed resumes highlighting distinctive value, consistent advancement, and core competencies. Showcasing measurable accomplishments, your resume will position you as a highly qualified candidate, and a valuable contributor.
Entry level and support positions.
Succinct resume format highlighting transferable skills, education and certificates, and work experience. Showcase accomplishments to evidence potential value to employers.
Relevant volunteer experience may add to candidate's credibility, as well as student internship experience.
Essential Career Documents Packages for all career levels include:
♦ Consultation: Initial consultation to discuss job goals, target employers and positions, work experience, and resume strategy options.
♦ Proposal: Match Resumes will provide a resume strategy summary, price quote, and terms of service agreement by email.
♦ Resume: All resumes are completely custom – we do not use standard templates specifically to ensure your resume stands out from the competition. Your resume will be skillfully organized and designed to flow for easy scanning by the human eye; and keyword-optimized for resume electronic scanning systems (ATS). Relevant qualifications and compelling accomplishment statements will be strategically presented to demonstrate the value you bring to organizations.
♦ Cover Letter: A targeted cover letter, laser focused to the job requirements and specific company, is your best strategy. An effective cover letter communicates your unique value and compliments your resume.
♦ Letterhead format: All application and follow–up documents are presented with a consistent customized letterhead format to establish your brand identity.
♦ Document file formats: Files are delivered to your email in Microsoft Word, PDF, and plain text formats to ensure you are prepared for all application requirements. Printed documents on high quality ivory color linen paper stock are available by request.
BUILD ON YOUR CAREER PORTFOLIO BY SELECTING ADDITIONAL SERVICES
Today’s job market is highly competitive. The internet makes it easy for candidates to find and apply to more job listings than ever. Candidates who are the most prepared, and present themselves more professionally, get the interviews. A resume and cover letter are the basic documents you need to compete in this dynamic job market. Why not position yourself ahead of the competition with a more comprehensive career portfolio?
LinkedIn Profile ($395 and up) ♦ ♦ ♦ SPECIAL OFFER ($325) when booked with your resume package)
Leverage the power of LinkedIn with a commanding profile designed to maximize your online network. Establish your professional brand with an impressive LinkedIn presence. In collaboration we develop your headline, specialties, professional bio/profile summary, and work experience sections. LinkedIn is not an online resume—it’s your online platform for professional networking, showcasing your expertise, and attracting recruiters.
Targeted Cover Letters ($75)
You only get one chance to make a first impression and if writing targeted cover letters is not for you, consider ordering additional customized cover letters for your job applications. Note: One customized cover letter is included in the resume package.
E-note Cover ($45)
Less formal and more succinct than a cover letter, an E-note is used to quickly introduce your resume in an email. Key elements of the E-note include an attention-grabbing subject line and 2 or 3 concise paragraphs designed to spark the reader’s interest and get them to open your resume.
Thank You Letter ($45)
Are thank-you notes a lost art? Absolutely not! Candidates who send a thank-you note following an interview convey true professionalism. Demonstrate your gratitude, follow-through, courtesy, and interest in the job—all characteristics of an exceptional candidate. Provide information to strengthen your application and leave a positive lasting impression.
Reference List ($45)
An impressively formatted document presenting the candidate’s references is a vital component to the career portfolio. Reference lists are formatted on the candidate’s letterhead for consistency and professionalism. A comprehensive preparation guide to references is provided free with this service.
Professional Biography ($300)
A bio provides the reader with a synopsis of your skills, expertise, and experience. It is a branding tool designed to market YOU. Generally one to two pages, the Bio is the ideal format for networking, company websites, professional directories, speaking engagements, and more. A high impact and concise biography communicates the principles of your expertise and professionalism.
Elevator Speech ($150)
An effective 30-second monologue summarizes who you are, what you do, where you are headed, and why you are an ideal candidate. Collaborating with clients, we develop a powerful speech that feels natural to verbalize, and communicates a clear and authentic message to support the candidate’s goals.
Guarantee and Sample Resumes
♦ Your satisfaction is guaranteed. ♦ Sample resumes are available by request.
Resumes, Cover Letters, Professional Profiles for Scores of Careers
♦ Professionals ♦ Skilled Labor ♦ Government and Non-Profit
Accounting & Auditing & Analysis
Business Administration & Office Management
Association & Non-Profit Management
Banking & Investments
Engineering & Architecture
Equipment Installation, Maintenance & Repair
Finance & Economics
General Management, Executive Management & Consulting
Health Care & Human Services
Hospitality & Food Service
Law, Legal Affairs & Law Enforcement
Manufacturing & Production Operations
Sales & Marketing
Public Relations & Corporate Communications
Purchasing, Warehousing & Logistics
Real Estate & Property Management
Retail & Wholesale
Teaching & Education
Are you on LinkedIn yet?
LinkedIn is the number one professional social media site with over 350 million members. It is arguably the most important website for jobseekers. And it's FREE!
Why LinkedIn may be right for you:
► Having your profile on LinkedIn is like having your own personal webpage.
► It's a virtual networking site where you can find professional people you know, former colleagues, alumni, and RECRUITERS!
► You can be found by recruiters looking for candidates like you.
► You can follow companies you are interested in working for, and learn about the people already working there.
► You can make connections with people and grow your professional network.
► Your LinkedIn profile is much more than an online resume, it's your branding platform.
How to make the most of LinkedIn:
The best way to be successful on LinkedIn is to start with a powerful profile. It's not enough to simply have an account with some basic info. You really want to showcase the value you bring. Even people who are not looking for employment are building their network on LinkedIn. They are using LinkedIn as a strategic tool to develop their career through connections and to establish their credibility as an expert in their field.
I can help you be successful on LinkedIn and energize your career with a professional profile that communicates your value and your brand. Add the service when you book your resume package and save over the à la carte price.