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Master Resume Writer Renewal Requirements
The MRW must be renewed every 2 years. Renewal is NOT automatic. It is your responsibility to prepare and submit an updated portfolio for review and feedback. What a great way to ensure you're staying on top of trends! Renewal requirements include the submission of 5 full client presentations and an essay (as detailed below).
MRW Renewal Portfolio
Each of the 3 client presentations must include:
Be sure that the resumes you submit are different in format and visual presentation. No templates; no boilerplates; no common look for all of your resumes.
How do I renew my MRW?
1. Submit the following materials electronically.
2. Submit Payment. PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED BEFORE WE WILL REVIEW YOUR MRW RENEWAL PORTFOLIO.
How is my MRW portfolio reviewed?
Your completed portfolio and essay will be submitted to the Review Committee for a comprehensive evaluation to determine if your resumes and cover letters meet MRW standards for quality and excellence based on:
The Review Committee will make every attempt to review each portfolio within 3 weeks of receipt, with either approval or denial. Any denials will be accompanied by a written statement outlining the Committee’s concerns about your MRW Portfolio. You may resubmit a revised portfolio within 60 days at no additional charge. If your portfolio is still not accepted, your money will not be refunded and you will need to wait 12 months to reapply to allow sufficient time to focus on areas necessary for improvement. When you reapply, you will need to pay an additional $139 to cover the cost of your 3rd portfolio evaluation.
Upon final approval by Committee members, your MRW will be awarded and a certificate forwarded to you. In addition, we will announce your MRW on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and several key Career Thought Leaders online groups and forums.
Maintaining & Renewing the MRW
The MRW must be renewed every 2 years. Renewal is NOT automatic. It is your responsibility to prepare and submit an updated portfolio for review and feedback. What a great way to ensure you're staying on top of trends!
The Career Thought Leader Consortium reserves the right to revoke your MRW if: