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Kristin is a TORI award-winning, 6-times certified resume writer, job search coach, and social media consultant. Her approach is cutting-edge, creative, and kind. As owner of Profession Direction, LLC, she works with professionals and aspiring executives across the country. Her clients enjoy the reassurance of having professionally-written, SEO-optimized documents. They find clarity and direction in their job search, feel at ease with social media and in-person networking, and earn more income faster.
Her credentials include: Certified Advanced Resume Writer, Certified Career Management Coach, Certified Job Search Strategist, and Certified Online Professional Networking Strategist. She fervently stays abreast of the latest career and social media trends through membership in Career Directors International, The National Resume Writers Association, and Career Thought Leaders. Kristin is also the VP of Public Relations for “Madison Achievers,” a local Toastmasters Group for job seekers.
What’s your favorite career related quote?
“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” (Henry David Thoreau)
What’s your favorite part about being a CAREEREALISM-Approved Career Expert?
Most of my business is educating job seekers on how to launch an effective career campaign. There is nothing better than having an e-mail appear in my inbox from a client thanking me for advice that helped her to move ahead and achieve her career goal. Really, it was her intelligence and motivation that won her the job, she just needed the tools to succeed. Saving my clients’ time, money and stress by reducing the length of a job search feels amazing.
Articles written by this expert:
How to Conduct an Effective Informational Interview
Be Careful With LinkedIn in a Confidential Job Search
Is Your Resume ATS-Unfriendly?
When is it Too Soon to Talk About Salary?
7 Status Updates to Post on LinkedIn When in a Job Search
8 Steps for Burying Digital Dirt
What’s the Real Reason Preventing You from Getting Hired?
7 Resume Rules You Might be Able to Break
5 Dangers of Online Resume Samples
5 Sites for Finding Networking Events
How To Answer, ‘Have You Ever Been Fired?’
Why Preparation Is Key In An Interview
3 Reasons Why I Like LinkedIn Endorsements Now
7 Tools To Organize Your Job Search In 2013
How To Use Google Alerts In Your Job Search
4 Big Tips For LinkedIn Endorsements And Skills
5 Ways To Remove Digital Dirt
How To Boost Your Career With Toastmasters
3 Tips For Avoiding A LinkedIn Photo Epic Fail
How To Craft An Effective LinkedIn Headline
3 Strategies For Good Work-Life Balance
7 LinkedIn Changes You Need To Know About
7 Ways To Get Noticed On LinkedIn Groups
Facebook Graph Search: Job Seeker’s New Best Friend
How To Give The ATS A 1-2 Punch
3 Rules You Can’t Break On Your LinkedIn Profile
Think You Don’t Need LinkedIn? 10 Reasons Why You Do
Who You Should Ask For Informational Interviews