Wednesday, February 27, 2013

List of Possible Service Offerings for Resume Writers and Career Coaches

Here is a list of possible services resume writers and career coaches can offer their career services clients.

  • Resume updates (consulting with a client to collect information necessary to update an existing resume)
  • Resumes from scratch (development of a new resume through consultation with a client to collect information)
  • Cover letters (to respond to ads, contact headhunters, thank someone for a job lead or information, or for networking purposes)
  • Online research (conducting online research for clients to look for open positions or research companies and contacts before an interview)
  • Targeted direct mail job search campaigns
  • Posting of resumes to online job boards / resume distribution services
  • Aptitude and skills testing
  • Career counseling
  • Interview training
  • Job coaching services
  • Job-related workshops and seminars
  • Job search technique skill building
  • Application preparation services
  • Federal resume preparation
  • Internship resume development (for college students)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Supplemental career documents (references, salary history)
  • Interview follow-up correspondence
  • Thank you letter
  • LinkedIn profile development

We are working to update this list. Please leave a comment with your suggestions!


  1. Good information. Your resume is the first impression. It should be well written and structured which is written in clean font will portray your resume in professional way.

  2. Nice listing...Sometimes you need a career expert. A career coach, resume writer or personal branding expert. Enough to lift you up and carry you down a new path. And its great career option to lead the job seekers.