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Resume Writing Training: ACRW Group Class
The Resume Writing Academy's resume writing training is the only comprehensive, strategically focused program guaranteed to teach you how to write career documents that will increase earning power for your clients and propel your career forward.
Next Live Webcast Class Starts TODAY, September 30, at Noon to 1:30 pm Eastern.
What Does RWA Involve?
5 classes on resume strategy, resume writing, content development, cover letter and LinkedIn profile writing, formatting, grammar, keyword and ATS optimization, and more
6 hands-on projects formatting and writing resumes and cover letters, PLUS individualized feedback to hone your skills
What Do You Get With RWA?
Hundreds of pages of handouts and samples of resumes, cover letters, e-notes, LinkedIn profiles, and more
100-page resume e-book
50-page cover letter e-book
5 videos demonstrating best-in-class formatting and presentation techniques
Discounts on other training programs and events sponsored by RWA and CTL
Subcontract writing positions with other resume companies – a great way to gain additional experience while making money (these projects generally pay between $100 to $400 per resume)
Opportunities for publishing, speaking, job fairs, and other projects – some with compensation and some for building your professional visibility and credibility
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RESOURCES, DATA & IMPORTANT LINKS
Inspiration: 40 Under 40: The Lowest Moment of My Career (Fortune) If you or your clients are having one of those days where it feels like the obstacles to reach your goals just won't budge, take a break to read about the trials and tribulations this young group of leaders has overcome.
Business: 5 Common Mistakes New Freelancers Make and How to Avoid Them (Forbes) Although this article addresses freelancers, these are the same mistakes many new career industry business owners make. A must-read for business owners and those who work with clients who want to start their own businesses or join the growing pool of contract workers.
Career Trends: The Surprising Benefits of a Mid-Career Break (BBC) A sabbatical used to be "career suicide." This article shares how the perception of sabbaticals is changing (with an international audience) and the potential benefits of taking a year off.
Leadership: What Science Tells Us About Leadership (Harvard Business Review) Scientific study of leadership is well established, but key discoveries are unfamiliar to most people. This article outlines how many widely held beliefs about leadership are incongruent with the scientific evidence and details critical findings – including data about the importance of coaching interventions.
Resume Trends: The Cover Letter Refuses to Die (Bloomberg) Every day we are asked by clients if they should include a cover letter with their resume. This article shares data on who is reading cover letters and feedback on why they are considered important by some employers. The challenge, of course, is knowing whether or not the target employer fits in one camp or the other!
Be on the Lookout: Watch for emails from CTL with invitations for various writing, coaching, media, and publishing opportunities. Emails go out to all of our CTL Associates several times each month, so be sure to check them out!
Master the art of resume writing through hands-on training! RWA is the first comprehensive, strategically focused training program, guaranteed to teach you how to write powerful and effective resumes. For beginning writers who want to learn the art of resume writing and experienced writers who want to strengthen the breadth and depth of their expertise. Both a live webclass and self-paced option available. Register here.
Would you like to add Job Search Coaching to your coaching practice? Joan Runnheim Olson, owner of Pathways Career Success Strategies, LLC and adjunct faculty member with the Institute for Life Coach Training, will be teaching the Advanced Job Search Coaching Program. The purpose of this program is to prepare you to coach clients/students to obtain a desired job in their organization of choice. Learn more here.
The need and desire for coaching for growing. This applies not only to those who are job seeking or looking to make a career change, but to professionals at all levels looking to take charge of their careers. In this webinar, we'll share resources and tools for adding career advancement coaching to your practice. The content-packed session will cover strategies for new managers, new hires in various position levels, aspiring leaders, and those clients who just feel "stuck" in their current position. Register today.