Frequently Asked Questions 

Job Relocation

Job Relocation Tips Job relocation requires an effective strategy to maintain your working status! The idea of a job relocation can seem exciting, but also overwhelming. There are so many variables! How should we prepare to make a long-distance career move? Should we...

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How to Use LinkedIn to get a job

Many people upload their resumes to LinkedIn and then forget about the site, only logging on to update their information after they have a career change. But, in fact, LinkedIn is a valuable resource you should be using in your professional toolbox when you are...

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When Is the Best Time to Begin My Next Job Search?

Job Search Overview  Many people like to begin a job search in January, at the start of the New Year. Some companies may not have their hiring budgets finalized in January however, but many do, and regardless you can certainly spruce up your resume and start the...

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Interview Questions – The STEP Method

Answering interview questions for a professional position can be a nerve-wracking experience. We all want to put our best foot forward and present a polished resume along with a relaxed smile and a pleasant attitude. People strive to convey enthusiasm and hope to...

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Personal Statement Writing for College Applications

Writing a personal statement can be daunting. Whether you’re applying to a 4-year college or university,or going for your MBA, the task of writing your application essay can seem overwhelming. When you take a class, the professor tells you what she’s looking for in an...

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Resume Example – How Long Should a Resume Be?

Resume Example When searching for a resume example, one may confuse whether or not their resume should 1 page, or 2. The old rule of thumb used to be that a resume had to be one page. That was carved in stone. Neither recruiters nor employers would even look at the...

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Resume Mistakes to Avoid – 5 Crucial Tips

Resume Mistakes Resume mistakes are detrimental to your first impression. The average applicant gets a 10 second window to impress a hiring manager with their resume. Within this short time, it is important that every sentence on your resume is adding value....

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8 Traits of Super Successful People

Successful People What are the qualities we should cultivate in ourselves to encourage great success? To answer that question, Resume Advisor examines the traits that very successful people have in common and focus on those. Curiosity Extremely successful people want...

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5 Tips on Preparing for a Job Interview

Job Interview Now that your resume has passed the ATS system, it is time for a job interview. It is your chance to prove that what is on paper is true. The resume does about 25% of the job of convincing your recruiter that you are the right candidate. The rest depends...

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What is ATS? (Applicant Tracking System)

What is an Applicant Tracking System? An Applicant Tracking System, also referred to as an Application Tracking System, is an automated system that organizations deploy to help sift through thousands of job applications. Human resources departments have increasingly...

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5 Tips on Writing A Professional Resume

Professional Resume Writing Knowing how to write a professional resume is crucial in today's job market. Do you know the average time a recruiter takes to evaluate a resume? 10 seconds. That means you have 10 seconds to make an impression that will lead to an...

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How to Write a Cover Letter

How to Write a Cover Letter Understanding how to write a cover letter will help you succeed throughout your job search. A strong cover letter is quite like a well-delivered pitch, or a great ad. It is sometimes the recruiter’s initial contact with you, even before...

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Resume Submission – Generate More Leads

It's frustrating when people don't respond to our emails upon resume submission, especially when we put so much thought into them. Here are some tips to help increase the response rate to your messages. 1. Ask for a response. Simple, right? But instead of putting a...

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Resume Grammar and Punctuation

Would you show up to an interview wearing a brand new suit with tattered old running shoes? Of course not! When we neglect to edit our resume grammar and cover letter for correct punctuation, it can give a potential employer the impression that we do not pay attention...

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Why hire a professional resume writer?

A professional Resume Writer places an  emphasis on keywords. This means  knowing how to effectively research, tailor and build industry specific, applicant tracking system keywords into your resume. Today, most resumes are ATS scanned, which means they are run through a application tracking software  that scans, filters and selects individual resumes from a pile of applications. Let us help you ensure your resume stands out.

What makes Resume Advisor unique?

Over 90% of our clients have rated us with 5 Star reviews and have received interviews and job offers within a month of their searches. As a resume service in Los Angeles, our writers keep a relationship with you, and are always available for consultation at no charge, throughout any point in your career. To keep things simple, your success, is ours.

What is LinkedIn Optimization?

LinkedIn is often used as a verifying step within the job hiring process, and is becoming increasingly popular amongst employers. By utilizing our LinkedIn optimization services, we will ensure that your page is ranking as high as possible to generate you more leads. An up to date LinkedIn profile will draw more engagement from recruiters on potential jobs that match your goals and interests.

How does the resume writing process work?

Once you place an order, an advisor will contact you within 1 business day to set up your appointment. During your 1-hour session, your professional resume writer will create you a final draft as they build out your new content in real time. By the end of your appointment, you will receive the final draft.

How long does it take to write my resume?

An appointment can take anywheer between 30 minutes to 2 hours, depending on the length of your document. However, most resume writing sessions take about 1 hour, on average. Any requested edits will be processed between 1 – 2 business days.

How do I write a cover letter for different jobs?

We understand that you will be using a cover letter for many different jobs, therefore we will create you a general document tailored towards a specific position/field/industry, so all you’ll need to do is edit the employer, position, and date per application.

Do I need a cover letter?

It really depends. Some job postings require it, and some don’t. However, adding it as an attachment will strengthen your application to a job. Therefore, we always recommend sending a cover letter with your resume.

Which industries and career levels do we serve?

We create resumes for students, executives, and anywehre in between. Our model is designed to service peeople from all levels and backgrounds. Our goal is to create the best tools possible to achieve your career goals.

What does it mean to revamp my LinkedIn profile?

LinkedIn is emerging as a leading avenue of recruitment and social networking. It is crucial to have a fully optimized page to ensure the highest possible rankings on search engines. Ultimately, we will optimize your page to help you generate more leads for more potential jobs from recruiters.

What is an ATS resume? (Applicant Tracking Systems)

The art of job applications have changed with technology, as resumes are now scanned and matched according to keyword optimization within a job description. Major companies now use ATS to parse resume content and select candidates based on the closest match to their job postings.

Does my payment include future revisions?

We provide unlimited revisions for 30 days until you are fully satisfied. We also provide an editable file of your resume on Microsoft Word to allow you to easily make edits as you desire.

What if I am not 100% Satisfied? Is there a guarantee?

We want you to succeed, therefore we will work with you  until you are fully satisfied. We provide unlimited revisions for 30 days as well as an editable file of your resume on Microsoft Word to allow you to easily make edits as you wish. If there is an issue with your order, and we are unable to resolve your concern with your advisor,  we will issue you a full refund if you are not 100% satisfied.

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