Are you a job seeker or small business owner? You’ve come to the right place. Miriam Salpeter, author of Social Networking for Business Success, Social Networking for Career Success and 100 Conversations for Career Success is a CNN-named "top 10 job tweeter" and on Forbes' list of "best career resources." An expert source for CNN, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and other media outlets, she offers cutting-edge information on the latest trends to help you succeed in your business or career. Miriam is an in-demand writer, speaker and coach for small business owners and job seekers. Let's get this done!
Everyone you meet will form opinions based on what you say and write. That’s why I’m so excited to announce my new book, Write & Speak Like a Professional in 20 Minutes a Day. Strong written and spoken communication skills are crucial to opening doors. Millennial Branding’s research showed soft skills topped the list of “must have” skills that employers want, with 98 percent of employers saying communication skills are essential. It’s up to you to make the most of every opportunity to…
You have taken a very stressful thing in my life and turned it into a source of hope and possibility. I was so overwhelmed by the daunting task of creating a cover letter and resume, but now I feel like I have a solid grasp on what to do to move forward. You are so wonderful at what you do. Things are looking up! You have given me a slice of hope. 🙂
OMG………..I did the LinkedIn updates you suggested and here’s what I saw….. my (ABC skill) profile ‘hit’ went from page 11 to page 3….my (XYZ skill) profile went from page 8 to page 1.
Wow. This is quite fantastic. Beyond fantastic. Thank you! (This resume) is like the toy I know is under the Christmas tree and I just want to take it out and play! I have a lot to offer and this has helped me to realize it.
Thank you so much for your help! I appreciate your unique ability to look through my “mess” and help me tease out the important facts and present them effectively. I have learned so much from this process. I’ve sought out a lot of resources in the past to make the resume writing process, but they’ve never been as informative as working with you. You have helped me to view summarizing job accomplishments and tasks in a whole new light, using $ and % to help demonstrate how what I’ve done actu…
I attended both of your 30 minutes sessions today and found them to be very, very informative. The information you shared will help me as I work with my students and will help me professionally. Today I created a Google account and joined a few circles and updated my LinkedIn profile to include the new skills section. This weekend I do plan to create and use a Twitter account. I’ve attended sessions in the past but left without concrete ways to apply the information. I can now see the use in be…
The recruiter who called me today asked if I had my resume professionally written because it was one of the best he’s ever seen! Thank you for helping to showcase what I have to offer!
You were so kind and thoughtful. I knew from reading your blog that you would be able to help me. I appreciate your efforts and look forward to using my transformed resume!
I landed an interview within a week! They really like my resume. Thanks for all of your help!
Our mock interview really narrowed down my weaknesses. Thanks for your great suggestions to improve. I’m much more confident and ready to take on my next job interview now!