RESUME WRITING

Professional resume composition by a team of exclusively ACRW writers with combined experience of more than 80 years and specific expertise in marketing, finance, IT, healthcare, and manufacturing.  

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COACHING

One-on-one sessions with a Board Certified Coach.  Stay focused with a trusted advisor who will walk side-by-side with you to develop an easy to follow plan for action and accountability.  

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WORKSHOPS 

We deliver career management content across the region, helping attendees articulate goals and activate courage. Participants are enabled to take clear, actionable steps in an interactive and engaging format. 

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 The key to a successful career transition is to assess your fit, develop a unique value-added brand, and connect to the right resources and opportunities.

We take a straight-forward approach to helping you answer the ambiguous question of “What do I want to be when I grow up?”.

Exploration coaching outcomes include:

  • Values Assessment
  • Roadblock Elimination
  • Target Identification

With 80+ years of combined experience, our team will create and deliver career marketing tools that get results.

Branding materials include:

  • Resumes
  • Job Search & Cover Letters
  • LinkedIn Profiles

Partnering with a career management coach, you will develop a career marketing plan customized to your needs and personality

Transition support includes:

  • Job Search Strategy
  • Interview Preparation
  • Negotiation Training

Navigate your search with ease

Follow a clear and structured approach

Take all of the guess work out of landing your next position

“The joy that I felt in watching my online presence transform to be such a clear picture of who I am and what I’m capable of was immense. At every step of the process I knew exactly what to expect and at every step Kris exceeded my expectations. And the results were immediate. I am now in a new job that I absolutely love and the work that I did with Kris to hone in on my true values and what I ultimately wanted was a huge part of how I landed where I am.”

 

Mara New

Vice President, Powerschool Group

“I had reached a point of frustration with my job search doing things the only way I knew which was filling out online application after application. When I began using the resume created by Kris, I immediately began getting results. My LinkedIn profile started getting attention as well. Finally, her instruction on job hunting and interview preparation proved to be invaluable.

I landed a job in just 4 short weeks after months of dead-end results from my efforts.”

 

GEORGE MATUSEK

Sales Engineer, Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc

“(Kris) transformed my out-of-date and bulky CV and turned it into an easy to read and well flowing document…I received compliments frequently on both documents during interviews. She was effective and efficient with any questions that I asked, but more importantly, she was patient, kind and thorough with her responses. The market place responded immediately and positively to the advice that she provided me. I eagerly recommend her to my doctoral students as they enter into their job searches.”

 

PHILIP COLA, PHD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, CWRU

Kris took the time to get to know me as a person as well as my background and my experiences. Kris did a masterful job of weaving my compelling story into all of my marketing materials. I was very pleased with the end product that Kris delivered to me. Kris over-delivered on my expectations and I believe she inspired a level of confidence in myself. I highly recommend Kris based on her level of expertise, her approach, and customer service.

 

PATRICK MEEHAN

COO, THE ZIDIAN GROUP

“I had reached a point of frustration with my job search doing things the only way I knew which was filling out online application after application. When I began using the resume created by Kris, I immediately began getting results. My LinkedIn profile started getting attention as well. Finally, her instruction on job hunting and interview preparation proved to be invaluable. I landed a job in just 4 short weeks after months of dead-end results from my efforts.”

George Matusek

Sales Engineer, Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc.

“As Leader of Grace JobSeekers NetWORK, I truly value the partnership we have established with Kris McGuigan, Cleveland’s Top Resume Writer. Kris has a strong command of modern resume practices and relevant industry knowledge. She not only offers valuable and engaging group presentations on job search strategy, but is always willing to spend the extra time to share her expertise with job seekers on an individual basis.”

James J. Jasko

Business Manager, ICOF America, Inc

“The service you receive is second to none!! Kris is the utmost professional while so personable and relatable. She really takes the time and effort to get to know you and what your needs are. You don’t just get an outstanding resume and LinkedIn help, you also get an understanding friend that guides you every step of the way to your new beginning. EXCELLENT value for the outstanding services that you receive. Quick turn-around time and lots of support. Kris is the BEST!!!!!”

Caren Polk

Independent Sales Agent, Aflac

“I am very impressed with Kris McGuigan and Professional Courage. Her recent presentation at the Shaker Heights Career Transition Center was practical, professional, and optimistic. The idea of using assessment tools as a first step has helped me narrow my focus to industries and positions I am passionate about. I am optimistic that the Professional Courage job search methods will help me create a great second act in my career. Thanks, Kris.”

Vanessa Jackson

Program Coordinator, Career Transition Center