Resume Writing Services

Resume Writing Services - JobStars Resume Writing and Career CoachingResume Writing Services for professionals of all industries and experience levels.

Resume Writing Services for entry through executive-level professionals. Doug Levin is a general practitioner with nearly 10 years of Resume Writing experience and a demonstrated mastery for helping job seekers effectively market themselves.

Visit the Resume Packages page to compare and select from Bronze, Silver, and Gold packages. Consider the Individual Services such as LinkedIn OptimizationPersonal Website, and Professional Bio to compliment your expertly written Resume and give your job search a boost. Returning Customers may explore 2nd Focus Resume and Resume Rework. Specialty Resumes like Curriculum Vitae (CV)Military Transition, and Federal Resume have unique requirements and standards.

  • Bronze Resume Package

    $395.00$695.00
    Resume Writing for entry through executive-level professionals. Your new Resume is prepared from scratch on a reader-friendly and ATS-friendly layout to align with your goals. Copies are uploaded to the client portal within 5 business days after completion of the client intake process. The process includes unlimited revisions for edits for 30-days after receiving first drafts, to ensure your complete satisfaction with the final documents. Use the dropdowns below to remove/add a Cover Letter to your order.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Building your new Resume requires effective information gathering and collaboration for an end-product that feels genuine and authentic. The client intake process helps to gather information on important variables like your desired job title and industry. The intake process consists of an introductory questionnaire and a telephone call. After completion of the intake process, your first drafts are prepared and uploaded into the client portal within 5 business days. You may request 30 days of draft revisions to ensure full satisfaction. Final documents are prepared in both MS Word and PDF along with additional information and resources to make the most of your new Resume. We pledge to deliver on the following timelines:
    • First drafts delivered in 5 business days (after completion of intake process)
    • All draft revisions delivered in 3 business days (per each round)
    In general, the Resume Writing process typically lasts from 10 to 30 business days (start to finish). This timeline takes into consideration completion of the introductory questionnaire, telephone intake call, first draft development, draft revisions (up to 30 days), and preparation of final proofed copies.
    Yes, an in-depth phone consultation with Doug Levin is a standard part of the client intake process. This process allows us to get a better understanding of your needs prior to first draft development.
    Unlimited Revisions allow for draft edits, revisions, and questions for a period of 30-days after receiving your first drafts. We do our very best to get the new documents "right" on the first try. However, your input is incredibly valuable to building documents that you're happy with and confident in. This is why your helpful and productive comments and questions are welcomed and encouraged. Please allow three business days turnaround time for each set of draft revisions.
    Bronze includes a matching Cover LetterThank You Letter, References List. Additionally, the following resources are available for download via the client portal. Job Search Guides
    • Guide to Applicant Tracking Systems
    • Guide to Behavioral Interviewing
    • Guide to Cover Letters
    • Guide to Facing Unemployment
    • Guide to LinkedIn Settings
    • Guide to Networking
    • Guide to Professional References
    • Guide to Quitting Your Job
    • Guide to Salary Negotiation
    • Guide to Working With Recruiters
    Career Discovery Worksheets & Exercises
    • Career Discovery Pondering Questions
    • Career Values Identification Workbook
    • Researching Occupations Exercise
    Goal Setting Worksheets & Exercises
    • 3 Month Vision Worksheet
    • Annual Goal Setting Worksheet
    • Rocking Chair Life Visioning Exercise
    • SMART Goal Setting Exercise
    • Understanding The Why of Your Goals
    • Wacky Wild Goal Brainstorming
    Job Search Worksheets & Exercises
    • Company Target List Worksheet
    • Job Search Fundamentals Checklist
    • Job Search Tracker (excel)
    • Monthly Goals Worksheet
    • Requesting an Informational Interview
    Self Improvement Worksheets & Exercises
    • Boost Your Strengths Exercise
    • Weakness Zapper
    Self Reflection Worksheets & Exercises
    • 360 Feedback Exercise
    • Find Your Hidden Treasure
    • Get Perspective Worksheet
    • Job Focus Grid
    • Personal SWOT Exercise
    • Sample Values List
    • Top 10 Cognitive Distortions
    Interviewing Worksheets & Exercises
    • Elevator Pitch
    • Interview Cheat Sheet
    • Interview Recap Worksheet
    • Interview Script
    RUSH cuts your wait time for first drafts down to 2 business days (normally 5 business days). Draft revisions are also expedited with 1 business day turnaround (normally 3 business days). These timelines require completion of the client intake process (online introductory questionnaire and telephone consultation).
    Rates vary based on seniority level. This is a fairly good indicator for how time consuming and complex a project typically is. Please select the level that most appropriately describes your experience and career profile.
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

    $595.00$895.00
    Curriculum Vitae (CV) for entry through executive-level professionals. Great for those with extensive and/or specialized academic training including college professors, PhD students, judges, scientists, and medical professionals. The intake process is designed to gather more information on your employment history, academic credentials, publications, and more. After that, your CV is prepared on a reader-friendly and ATS-compliant format. First drafts are ready within five business days and a 30-day window exists for edits and revisions.

    Included

    Frequently Asked Questions

    We pledge to deliver on the following timelines:
    • First drafts delivered in 5 business days (after completion of intake process).
    • All draft revisions delivered in 3 business days (per each round).
    In general, the CV writing process typically lasts from 10 to 30 business days (start to finish). This timeline takes into consideration completion of the introductory questionnaire, telephone intake call, first draft development, draft revisions (up to 30 days), and preparation of final proofed copies. Best results come from taking this process at a medium pace.

    Intake Process

    Log into the dedicated client portal to complete the introductory CV questionnaire. Your telephone intake call is scheduled after completion of the introductory questionnaire. This is a 30-60 minute in-depth phone call on a recorded conference line. The goal of this process is to breakdown your experience and objectives in-depth.

    Draft Revisions

    Your first drafts are prepared and deliver from scratch in 5 business days. You may request 30 days of draft revisions to ensure your full satisfaction with the final documents. Please allow 3 business days turnaround for each round of revisions. The CV writing process is an interactive one. Client participation is welcome and encouraged.

    Final Steps

    Your final documents are delivered via email (MS Word & PDF) along with instructions and resources to make the most of your new CV.
    Yes, indeed. We're happy to help you build out a strong LinkedIn profile. Simply visit LinkedIn Optimization to include in your order.
    Yes, an in-depth introductory phone call is a standard part of the intake process to better understand your needs and develop a plan for the new CV.
    The following resources are made available for download within the client portal. Job Search Guides
    • Guide to Applicant Tracking Systems
    • Guide to Behavioral Interviewing
    • Guide to Cover Letters
    • Guide to Facing Unemployment
    • Guide to LinkedIn Settings
    • Guide to Networking
    • Guide to Professional References
    • Guide to Quitting Your Job
    • Guide to Salary Negotiation
    • Guide to Working With Recruiters
    Career Discovery Worksheets & Exercises
    • Career Discovery Pondering Questions
    • Career Values Identification Workbook
    • Researching Occupations Exercise
    Goal Setting Worksheets & Exercises
    • 3 Month Vision Worksheet
    • Annual Goal Setting Worksheet
    • Rocking Chair Life Visioning Exercise
    • SMART Goal Setting Exercise
    • Understanding The Why of Your Goals
    • Wacky Wild Goal Brainstorming
    Job Search Worksheets & Exercises
    • Company Target List Worksheet
    • Job Search Fundamentals Checklist
    • Job Search Tracker (excel)
    • Monthly Goals Worksheet
    • Requesting an Informational Interview
    Self Improvement Worksheets & Exercises
    • Boost Your Strengths Exercise
    • Weakness Zapper
    Self Reflection Worksheets & Exercises
    • 360 Feedback Exercise
    • Find Your Hidden Treasure
    • Get Perspective Worksheet
    • Job Focus Grid
    • Personal SWOT Exercise
    • Sample Values List
    • Top 10 Cognitive Distortions
    Interviewing Worksheets & Exercises
    • Elevator Pitch
    • Interview Cheat Sheet
    • Interview Recap Worksheet
    • Interview Script
    There's a 30-day window after receiving first drafts allotted for edits, questions, and fine-turning to ensure your satisfaction with the final documents. Please allow three business days turnaround time for each round of revisions.
    Unfortunately, no. CVs are more time consuming than normal. In order to maintain high quality service, we currently don't offer RUSH for CVs. The normal timeline is five business days turnaround after completion of the client intake process. It's best to give at least two weeks of lead-time before you need a finalized document.
    Rates vary by seniority level, as it's a reliable indicator for how time-consuming and complex the project is. Please see the drop down menus below FAQ (on this page) to make your selections.
  • Federal Resume

    $595.00$1,595.00
    Federal Resume for entry through executive-level professionals. Federal job applications require documentation of specific qualifications, wage grade, and use of federal keywords and acronyms speaking to the desired agency's mission. We'll take you through a process to piece together your employment history, academic credentials, publications, and more. This hits the mark when you're applying to jobs with the US federal government. First drafts are ready within five business days and a 30-day window exists for edits and revisions.

    Included

    Frequently Asked Questions

    We pledge to deliver on the following timelines:
    • First drafts delivered in 5 business days (after completion of intake process).
    • All draft revisions delivered in 3 business days (per each round).
    In general, the Federal Resume writing process typically lasts from 10 to 30 business days (start to finish). This timeline takes into consideration completion of the introductory questionnaire, telephone intake call, first draft development, draft revisions (up to 30 days), and preparation of final proofed copies. Best results come from taking this process at a medium pace.

    Intake Process

    Log into the dedicated client portal to complete the introductory Federal Resume questionnaire. Your telephone intake call is scheduled after completion of the introductory questionnaire. This is a 30-60 minute in-depth phone call on a recorded conference line. The goal of this process is to breakdown your experience and objectives in-depth.

    Draft Revisions

    Your first drafts are prepared and deliver from scratch in 5 business days. You may request 30 days of draft revisions to ensure your full satisfaction with the final documents. Please allow 3 business days turnaround for each round of revisions. The Federal Resume writing process is an interactive one. Client participation is welcome and encouraged.

    Final Step

    Your final documents are delivered via email (MS Word & PDF).
    Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs) are long-form descriptions of the leadership skills needed to succeed in the Senior Executive Service (SES). An applicant's executive qualifications must be certified by an independent Qualifications Review Board. Therefore, when applying to SES roles you'll need well written and properly formatted ECQs to earn the necessary endorsements for SES clearance. ECQs describe the leadership skills needed to succeed in the SES. There are five main ECQs. Each requires a written statement (typically in CCAR form) of 500 - 1,000 words (1-2 pages, single spaced) resulting in a 5-10 page document of 2,500 - 5,000 words.
    Yes, indeed. Simply visit LinkedIn Optimization to include this in your order.
    Yes, an in-depth introductory phone call is a standard part of the intake process to better understand your needs and develop a plan for the new Federal Resume.
    The following resources are made available for download within the client portal. Job Search Guides
    • Guide to Applicant Tracking Systems
    • Guide to Behavioral Interviewing
    • Guide to Cover Letters
    • Guide to Facing Unemployment
    • Guide to LinkedIn Settings
    • Guide to Networking
    • Guide to Professional References
    • Guide to Quitting Your Job
    • Guide to Salary Negotiation
    • Guide to Working With Recruiters
    Career Discovery Worksheets & Exercises
    • Career Discovery Pondering Questions
    • Career Values Identification Workbook
    • Researching Occupations Exercise
    Goal Setting Worksheets & Exercises
    • 3 Month Vision Worksheet
    • Annual Goal Setting Worksheet
    • Rocking Chair Life Visioning Exercise
    • SMART Goal Setting Exercise
    • Understanding The Why of Your Goals
    • Wacky Wild Goal Brainstorming
    Job Search Worksheets & Exercises
    • Company Target List Worksheet
    • Job Search Fundamentals Checklist
    • Job Search Tracker (excel)
    • Monthly Goals Worksheet
    • Requesting an Informational Interview
    Self Improvement Worksheets & Exercises
    • Boost Your Strengths Exercise
    • Weakness Zapper
    Self Reflection Worksheets & Exercises
    • 360 Feedback Exercise
    • Find Your Hidden Treasure
    • Get Perspective Worksheet
    • Job Focus Grid
    • Personal SWOT Exercise
    • Sample Values List
    • Top 10 Cognitive Distortions
    Interviewing Worksheets & Exercises
    • Elevator Pitch
    • Interview Cheat Sheet
    • Interview Recap Worksheet
    • Interview Script
    There's a 30-day window after receiving first drafts allotted for edits, questions, and fine-turning to ensure your satisfaction with the final documents. Please allow three business days turnaround time for each round of revisions.
    Unfortunately, no. Federal projects are more time consuming than normal. In order to maintain high quality service, we currently don't offer RUSH for Federal projects. The normal timeline is five business days turnaround after completion of the client intake process. It's best to give at least two weeks of lead-time before you need a finalized document.
    Rates vary by seniority level, as it's a reliable indicator for how time-consuming your project is. Please see the drop down menus below FAQ (on this page) to make your selections.
  • Gold Resume Package

    $850.00$1,395.00
    Resume Writing for entry through executive-level professionals across all industries. Your new Resume is prepared from scratch on a reader-friendly and ATS-friendly layout. Use the dropdowns below to remove/add a Cover Letter to your order. Copies are uploaded into the client portal within 5 business days post-completion of the client intake process. The process includes unlimited revisions for edits for 30-days after receiving first drafts, to ensure your complete satisfaction with the final documents. Following that, content for your LinkedIn profile is prepared. LinkedIn Optimization is either performed manually (DIY) or professionally (Pro). Lastly, your Resume and an accompanying Recruiter Letter are emailed to 500+ recruiters.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Building your new Resume requires effective information gathering and collaboration for an end-product that feels genuine and authentic. The client intake process helps to gather information on important variables like your desired job title and industry. The intake process consists of an introductory questionnaire and a telephone call. After completion of the intake process, your first drafts are prepared and uploaded into the client portal within 5 business days. You may request 30 days of draft revisions to ensure full satisfaction. Final documents are prepared in both MS Word and PDF along with additional information and resources to make the most of your new Resume. We pledge to deliver on the following timelines:
    • First drafts delivered in 5 business days (after completion of intake process)
    • All draft revisions delivered in 3 business days (per each round)
    In general, the Resume Writing process typically lasts from 10 to 30 business days (start to finish). This timeline takes into consideration completion of the introductory questionnaire, telephone intake call, first draft development, draft revisions (up to 30 days), and preparation of final proofed copies.
    Yes, an in-depth phone consultation with Doug Levin is a standard part of the client intake process. This process allows us to get a better understanding of your needs prior to first draft development.
    Unlimited Revisions allow for draft edits, revisions, and questions for a period of 30-days after receiving your first drafts. We do our very best to get the new documents "right" on the first try. However, your input is incredibly valuable to building documents that you're happy with and confident in. This is why your helpful and productive comments and questions are welcomed and encouraged. Please allow three business days turnaround time for each set of draft revisions.
    RUSH cuts your wait time for Resume first drafts down to 2 business days (normally 5 business days). Draft revisions are ready within 1 business day (normally 3 business days). These timelines require completion of the client intake process (online introductory questionnaire and telephone consultation). RUSH timeline only applies to your Resume and supporting drafts (LinkedIn Optimization excluded from RUSH).
    Gold includes a matching Cover LetterThank You Letter, References List. Additionally, the following resources are available for download via the client portal. Job Search Guides
    • Guide to Applicant Tracking Systems
    • Guide to Behavioral Interviewing
    • Guide to Cover Letters
    • Guide to Facing Unemployment
    • Guide to LinkedIn Settings
    • Guide to Networking
    • Guide to Professional References
    • Guide to Quitting Your Job
    • Guide to Salary Negotiation
    • Guide to Working With Recruiters
    Career Discovery Worksheets & Exercises
    • Career Discovery Pondering Questions
    • Career Values Identification Workbook
    • Researching Occupations Exercise
    Goal Setting Worksheets & Exercises
    • 3 Month Vision Worksheet
    • Annual Goal Setting Worksheet
    • Rocking Chair Life Visioning Exercise
    • SMART Goal Setting Exercise
    • Understanding The Why of Your Goals
    • Wacky Wild Goal Brainstorming
    Job Search Worksheets & Exercises
    • Company Target List Worksheet
    • Job Search Fundamentals Checklist
    • Job Search Tracker (excel)
    • Monthly Goals Worksheet
    • Requesting an Informational Interview
    Self Improvement Worksheets & Exercises
    • Boost Your Strengths Exercise
    • Weakness Zapper
    Self Reflection Worksheets & Exercises
    • 360 Feedback Exercise
    • Find Your Hidden Treasure
    • Get Perspective Worksheet
    • Job Focus Grid
    • Personal SWOT Exercise
    • Sample Values List
    • Top 10 Cognitive Distortions
    Interviewing Worksheets & Exercises
    • Elevator Pitch
    • Interview Cheat Sheet
    • Interview Recap Worksheet
    • Interview Script
    Rates vary based on seniority level. This is a fairly good indicator for how time consuming and complex a project typically is. Please select the level that most appropriately describes your experience and career profile.
    LinkedIn is an incredible resource for discovering new opportunities, making new connections, and gaining knowledge. Also, it's a widely used platform among hiring managers and recruiters. You'll want a strong LinkedIn profile to communicate your level of seniority and specialization to attract the right kind of attention. We create the content for your new LinkedIn™ profile (DIY). We also perform the work of optimizing your LinkedIn™ profile on your behalf (Pro).

    Do it Yourself (DIY)

    DIY means doing the LinkedIn profile updates yourself. We create the content for your LinkedIn™ profile on a helpful and informative worksheet. Simply copy and paste from this worksheet into your profile in the appropriate categories. Great option if you're confident in your ability to optimize your LinkedIn profile without professional assistance.

    Professional (Pro)

    Pro means we do the LinkedIn profile updates for you. In addition to preparing the content for your profile, we perform the work of optimizing your LinkedIn™ profile. This process requires providing a temporary password and granting access to your profile account. Great option if you're unfamiliar with the inner-workings of how to properly optimize your LinkedIn profile.
    Yes, it saves time and ensures top quality. Doing a profile properly requires carefully updating each section and populating it with quality content in the appropriate categories. You can totally do it yourself (DIY) too! We provide the content for your LinkedIn profile on a worksheet with links to instructions and examples. Familiarity with LinkedIn, technical savvy, and spare time are helpful.
    Your newly written Resume and an accompanying Recruiter Letter are emailed to 500 - 2,000+ recruiters at nationwide firms including: Korn Ferry, Boyden, Heidrick & Struggles, Egon Zehnder, Christian Timbers, and more. After distribution, you receive an MS Excel spreadsheet with contact information for all those who received your documents, allowing you to conduct followup and build connections.
  • LinkedIn™ Optimization

    $195.00$550.00
    LinkedIn™ Optimization for entry through executive-level professionals. The content for your LinkedIn profile is prepared and formatted on an informative worksheet for easy copying and pasting. We also offer to do the work of overhauling your profile on your behalf (Pro). LinkedIn is an incredible resource for discovering opportunities and gaining knowledge. It's also a widely used platform among hiring managers and recruiters. Get yourself a LinkedIn profile that attracts the right type of attention.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Do it Yourself (DIY)

    DIY means doing the LinkedIn profile updates yourself. We create all the content for your new LinkedIn™ profile on a helpful DIY worksheet. Simply copy and paste the professionally written content from the DIY worksheet onto your profile in the appropriate categories. Great option if you're confident in your ability to optimize your LinkedIn profile without professional assistance.

    Professional (Pro)

    Pro means we do the LinkedIn profile updates for you. In addition to preparing the content for your profile, we perform the work of optimizing your LinkedIn™ profile. This process requires providing a temporary password and granting access to your profile account.. Great option if you're unfamiliar with the inner-workings of how to properly optimize your LinkedIn profile.
    Yes, it saves time and ensures top quality. Optimization requires populating your profile with quality content in the appropriate categories. It means scrupulously ensuring consistency and strong visual appeal. It means adding enough skills and the proper keywords to add depth and substance. However, you can totally do it yourself too! We provide the content for your LinkedIn profile on a helpful worksheet, along with links and tips for doing it yourself.
    The process begins with an introductory questionnaire followed by a telephone intake call to discuss things. After that, first drafts of your new profile content are ready for review within four business days. Add RUSH to your order for 2 business days turnaround time.
    Yes, you may request as many edits and revisions as needed (during 30-day period) to ensure your complete satisfaction with the new LinkedIn profile content before changes go live.
    Rates vary by seniority level, timeline, and LinkedIn preference. Please see the drop down menus below FAQ (on this page) to make your selections.
  • Military Transition

    $495.00$795.00
    Military Transition Resume for entry through executive-level professionals. Demilitarize your experience for prospective corporate employers when applying to private-sector jobs. Great for military personnel from all branches including Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. The intake process is designed to gather more information on your public and private-sector employment history, academic background, etc. After that, your Military Transition Resume is prepared on a reader-friendly and ATS-compliant format. First drafts are ready within five business days and a 30-day window exists for edits and revisions.

    Included

    Frequently Asked Questions

    We pledge to deliver on the following timelines:
    • First drafts delivered in 5 business days (after completion of intake process).
    • All draft revisions delivered in 3 business days (per each round).
    • RUSH (60% faster) delivers first drafts in 2 business days (after intake process).
    In general, the Military Transition Resume writing process typically lasts from 10 to 30 business days (start to finish). This timeline takes into consideration completion of the introductory questionnaire, telephone intake call, first draft development, draft revisions (up to 30 days), and preparation of final proofed copies. Best results come from taking this process at a medium pace.

    Intake Process

    Log into the dedicated client portal to complete the introductory Military Transition Resume questionnaire. Your telephone intake call is scheduled after completion of the introductory questionnaire. This is a 30-60 minute in-depth phone call on a recorded conference line. The goal of this process is to breakdown your experience and objectives in-depth.

    Draft Revisions

    Your first drafts are prepared and delivered from scratch in 5 business days. You may request 30 days of draft revisions to ensure your full satisfaction with the final documents. Please allow 3 business days turnaround for each round of revisions. The Military Transition Resume writing process is an interactive one. Client participation is welcome and encouraged.

    Final Steps

    Your final documents are delivered via email (MS Word & PDF) along with instructions and resources to make the most of your new Military Transition Resume.
    Yes, indeed. We're happy to help you build out a strong LinkedIn profile. Simply visit LinkedIn Optimization to include in your order.
    Yes, an in-depth introductory phone call is a standard part of the intake process to better understand your needs and develop a plan for the new Military Transition Resume.
    The following resources are made available for download within the client portal. Job Search Guides
    • Guide to Applicant Tracking Systems
    • Guide to Behavioral Interviewing
    • Guide to Cover Letters
    • Guide to Facing Unemployment
    • Guide to LinkedIn Settings
    • Guide to Networking
    • Guide to Professional References
    • Guide to Quitting Your Job
    • Guide to Salary Negotiation
    • Guide to Working With Recruiters
    Career Discovery Worksheets & Exercises
    • Career Discovery Pondering Questions
    • Career Values Identification Workbook
    • Researching Occupations Exercise
    Goal Setting Worksheets & Exercises
    • 3 Month Vision Worksheet
    • Annual Goal Setting Worksheet
    • Rocking Chair Life Visioning Exercise
    • SMART Goal Setting Exercise
    • Understanding The Why of Your Goals
    • Wacky Wild Goal Brainstorming
    Job Search Worksheets & Exercises
    • Company Target List Worksheet
    • Job Search Fundamentals Checklist
    • Job Search Tracker (excel)
    • Monthly Goals Worksheet
    • Requesting an Informational Interview
    Self Improvement Worksheets & Exercises
    • Boost Your Strengths Exercise
    • Weakness Zapper
    Self Reflection Worksheets & Exercises
    • 360 Feedback Exercise
    • Find Your Hidden Treasure
    • Get Perspective Worksheet
    • Job Focus Grid
    • Personal SWOT Exercise
    • Sample Values List
    • Top 10 Cognitive Distortions
    Interviewing Worksheets & Exercises
    • Elevator Pitch
    • Interview Cheat Sheet
    • Interview Recap Worksheet
    • Interview Script
    There's a 30-day window after receiving first drafts allotted for edits, questions, and fine-turning to ensure your satisfaction with the final documents. Please allow three business days turnaround time for each round of revisions.
    Unfortunately, no. Military Transition Resumes are more time consuming than normal. In order to maintain high quality service, we currently don't offer RUSH. The normal timeline is five business days turnaround after completion of the client intake process. It's best to give at least two weeks of lead-time before you need a finalized document.
    Rates vary by seniority level, as it's a reliable indicator for how time-consuming and complex the project is. Please see the drop down menus below FAQ (on this page) to make your selections.
  • Networking Letter for entry through executive-level professionals. Designed for initiating communication and sparking dialogue with people in your professional network. Leverage the power of who you know. Tell people what you're looking for and how they can help you. Your new Networking Letter is a functional template requiring tweaks to ensure customization with each use. You may also request to have it tailored for one specific opportunity. Prepared as a MS Word document in first-person tense.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Yes! After receiving the first draft of your new Networking Letter, you have a 30-day window to request edits and revisions to ensure your complete satisfaction.
  • Personal Website

    $495.00$650.00
    Personal Website for entry through executive-level professionals. Build personal brand equity by outlining who you are in a dynamic and visually-appealing manner. Compliment your Resume and LinkedIn profile with this essential component for highlighting your specific value and accomplishments. It tells your story - presenting your accomplishments and enabling employers to see your true value and potential.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Intake Process

    After placing your order you will log into the client portal to complete the Personal Website questionnaire. This is a questionnaire for gathering additional information about your life, background, personality, work experience, and more.

    Content Development

    Content for your personal website is prepared on a word document for your review. The timeline is 5 business days after completion of the intake process. You may send changes, questions, or comments on the content until you're satisfied with it. After taking care of the content part - we move forward with building and launching your site.

    Website Hosting and Maintenance

    Your personal website includes all setup and hosting costs for the first 12 months. After that, the renewal fee to keep your site live is $225 annually.
    Your new personal website is developed from any of the following designs:
    The following resources are made available for download within the client portal. Job Search Guides
    • Guide to Applicant Tracking Systems
    • Guide to Behavioral Interviewing
    • Guide to Cover Letters
    • Guide to Facing Unemployment
    • Guide to LinkedIn Settings
    • Guide to Networking
    • Guide to Professional References
    • Guide to Quitting Your Job
    • Guide to Salary Negotiation
    • Guide to Working With Recruiters
    Career Discovery Worksheets & Exercises
    • Career Discovery Pondering Questions
    • Career Values Identification Workbook
    • Researching Occupations Exercise
    Goal Setting Worksheets & Exercises
    • 3 Month Vision Worksheet
    • Annual Goal Setting Worksheet
    • Rocking Chair Life Visioning Exercise
    • SMART Goal Setting Exercise
    • Understanding The Why of Your Goals
    • Wacky Wild Goal Brainstorming
    Job Search Worksheets & Exercises
    • Company Target List Worksheet
    • Job Search Fundamentals Checklist
    • Job Search Tracker (excel)
    • Monthly Goals Worksheet
    • Requesting an Informational Interview
    Self Improvement Worksheets & Exercises
    • Boost Your Strengths Exercise
    • Weakness Zapper
    Self Reflection Worksheets & Exercises
    • 360 Feedback Exercise
    • Find Your Hidden Treasure
    • Get Perspective Worksheet
    • Job Focus Grid
    • Personal SWOT Exercise
    • Sample Values List
    • Top 10 Cognitive Distortions
    Interviewing Worksheets & Exercises
    • Elevator Pitch
    • Interview Cheat Sheet
    • Interview Recap Worksheet
    • Interview Script
    Prices vary by experience level, due to time and expertise requirements for each project.
  • Professional Bio

    $150.00$550.00
    Professional Bio for entry through executive-level professionals. Your expertly written Professional Bio showcases your industry expertise, work history, personality traits, life purpose, and more (based on your needs). Great for social sites (LinkedIn, Facebook), personal website, etc. Written in first person or third person (based on your needs).

    Client Process

    • Thought-Provoking Introductory Questionnaire
    • Telephone Intake Call
    • New Bio in Five Business Days
    • Unlimited Draft Revisions for 30 Days
    • Final Copies (Word & PDF)

    Frequently Asked Questions

    First, place your order on the website. Then, log into the client portal to complete the introductory questionnaire. Thereafter, a short introductory phone call is scheduled. Your new Professional Bio is ready within five (5) business days after the intake phone call. Adding RUSH cuts the turnaround time to three (3) business days. Unlimited revisions for 30 days is included for edits and questions after first draft delivery. Final versions are prepared on an eye-catching format in both MS Word and PDF.
    There’s a 30-day window after receiving the first draft allotted for requesting edits, asking questions, and fine-turning the new Professional Bio. Please allow three business days turnaround time per round of revisions requested.
    Yes, an intake phone call is included in this process to discuss things before developing your Professional Bio.
    The following resources are made available for download within the client portal. Job Search Guides
    • Guide to Applicant Tracking Systems
    • Guide to Behavioral Interviewing
    • Guide to Cover Letters
    • Guide to Facing Unemployment
    • Guide to LinkedIn Settings
    • Guide to Networking
    • Guide to Professional References
    • Guide to Quitting Your Job
    • Guide to Salary Negotiation
    • Guide to Working With Recruiters
    Career Discovery Worksheets & Exercises
    • Career Discovery Pondering Questions
    • Career Values Identification Workbook
    • Researching Occupations Exercise
    Goal Setting Worksheets & Exercises
    • 3 Month Vision Worksheet
    • Annual Goal Setting Worksheet
    • Rocking Chair Life Visioning Exercise
    • SMART Goal Setting Exercise
    • Understanding The Why of Your Goals
    • Wacky Wild Goal Brainstorming
    Job Search Worksheets & Exercises
    • Company Target List Worksheet
    • Job Search Fundamentals Checklist
    • Job Search Tracker (excel)
    • Monthly Goals Worksheet
    • Requesting an Informational Interview
    Self Improvement Worksheets & Exercises
    • Boost Your Strengths Exercise
    • Weakness Zapper
    Self Reflection Worksheets & Exercises
    • 360 Feedback Exercise
    • Find Your Hidden Treasure
    • Get Perspective Worksheet
    • Job Focus Grid
    • Personal SWOT Exercise
    • Sample Values List
    • Top 10 Cognitive Distortions
    Interviewing Worksheets & Exercises
    • Elevator Pitch
    • Interview Cheat Sheet
    • Interview Recap Worksheet
    • Interview Script
    Rates vary by seniority level and timeline. Please see the drop down menus below FAQ (on this page) to make your selections.
  • Recruiter Letter for entry through executive-level professionals. Designed for connecting with recruiters at third-party staffing agencies and executive search firms. Communicate your qualifications, share your story, and capture the attention of recruiters with the potential for eventual job placement. Prepared as a MS Word document in first-person tense.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Searching for a new job in an effective manner requires utilizing as many different resources as possible to improve your odds. Connecting with Recruiters is a key element that can help boost your job search efforts.
    Yes! After receiving the first draft of your new Recruiter Letter, you have a 30-day window to request edits and revisions to ensure your complete satisfaction.
  • Resume Refresh

    $150.00$750.00
    Resume Refresh for entry through executive-level professionals. Rather than doing a line-by-line content rewrite (Bronze package) - this service is for re-purposing your existing Resume. Potential improvements include transitioning to a new format, adding new jobs, improving consistency, and proofreading for quality. Resume Refresh is an abbreviated service that allows for two (2) rounds of draft revisions.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    As described in the product description, Resume Refresh is for proofing, editing, and re-purposing your existing Resume. This is a little different than our Bronze package, which is a deep consultation, line-by-line content rewrite, and full redevelopment.

    Comparing Resume Refresh & Bronze:

    Compare

    • In-Depth Consultation
    • Redo from Scratch
    • Draft Revisions
    • Line-by-Line Rewrite

    Refresh

    • No
    • No
    • 2 Rounds
    • No

    Bronze

    • Yes
    • Yes
    • Unlimited
    • Yes
    First, place your order on the website. Then, log into the client portal to complete the introductory questionnaire. Thereafter, a brief introductory phone call is scheduled.
    • Refreshed drafts are ready in five (5) business days or less (after intake call).
    • RUSH cuts the turnaround time to two (2) business days (after intake call).
    • Two rounds of revisions included after receiving your documents.
    • Final versions of your documents are prepared in MS Word and PDF format.
    In addition to providing a copy of your current Resume, you may complete the introductory questionnaire to include information on the new jobs to add to your document.
    Yes, one 15-minute intake phone call is included in this process.
    RUSH cuts your wait time for Resume first drafts down to 2 business days (normally 5 business days). Draft revisions are ready within 1 business day (normally 3 business days). These timelines require completion of the client intake process (online introductory questionnaire and telephone consultation). RUSH timeline only applies to your Resume and supporting drafts (LinkedIn Optimization excluded from RUSH).
    Rates vary by seniority level and timeline. Please see the drop down menus below FAQ (on this page) to make your selections.

    Do it Yourself (DIY)

    DIY means doing the LinkedIn profile updates yourself. We create all the content for your new LinkedIn™ profile on a helpful DIY worksheet. Simply copy and paste the professionally written content from the DIY worksheet onto your profile in the appropriate categories. Great option if you're confident in your ability to optimize your LinkedIn profile without professional assistance.

    Professional (Pro)

    Pro means we do the LinkedIn profile updates for you. In addition to preparing the content for your profile, we perform the work of optimizing your LinkedIn™ profile. This process requires providing a temporary password and granting access to your profile account. Great option if you're unfamiliar with the inner-workings of how to properly optimize your LinkedIn profile.
    Yes, it saves time and ensures top quality. Optimization requires populating your profile with quality content in the appropriate categories. It means scrupulously ensuring consistency and strong visual appeal. It means adding enough skills and the proper keywords to add depth and substance. However, you can totally do it yourself too! We provide the content for your LinkedIn profile on a helpful worksheet, along with links and tips for doing it yourself.
    Send a contact us message with questions.
  • Silver Resume Package

    $550.00$1,095.00
    Resume Writing for entry through executive-level professionals across all industries. Your new Resume is prepared from scratch on a reader-friendly and ATS-friendly layout. Use the dropdowns below to remove/add a Cover Letter to your order. Copies are uploaded into the client portal within 5 business days post-completion of the client intake process. The process includes unlimited revisions for edits for 30-days after receiving first drafts, to ensure your complete satisfaction with the final documents. Following that, content for your LinkedIn profile is prepared. LinkedIn Optimization is either performed manually (DIY) or professionally (Pro).

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Building your new Resume requires effective information gathering and collaboration for an end-product that feels genuine and authentic. The client intake process helps to gather information on important variables like your desired job title and industry. The intake process consists of an introductory questionnaire and a telephone call. After completion of the intake process, your first drafts are prepared and uploaded into the client portal within 5 business days. You may request 30 days of draft revisions to ensure full satisfaction. Final documents are prepared in both MS Word and PDF along with additional information and resources to make the most of your new Resume. We pledge to deliver on the following timelines:
    • First drafts delivered in 5 business days (after completion of intake process)
    • All draft revisions delivered in 3 business days (per each round)
    In general, the Resume Writing process typically lasts from 10 to 30 business days (start to finish). This timeline takes into consideration completion of the introductory questionnaire, telephone intake call, first draft development, draft revisions (up to 30 days), and preparation of final proofed copies.
    Yes, an in-depth phone consultation with Doug Levin is a standard part of the client intake process. This process allows us to get a better understanding of your needs prior to first draft development.
    Unlimited Revisions allow for draft edits, revisions, and questions for a period of 30-days after receiving your first drafts. We do our very best to get the new documents "right" on the first try. However, your input is incredibly valuable to building documents that you're happy with and confident in. This is why your helpful and productive comments and questions are welcomed and encouraged. Please allow three business days turnaround time for each set of draft revisions.
    RUSH cuts your wait time for Resume first drafts down to 2 business days (normally 5 business days). Draft revisions are ready within 1 business day (normally 3 business days). These timelines require completion of the client intake process (online introductory questionnaire and telephone consultation). RUSH timeline only applies to your Resume and supporting drafts (LinkedIn Optimization excluded from RUSH).
    Silver includes a matching Cover LetterThank You Letter, References List. Additionally, the following resources are available for download via the client portal. Job Search Guides
    • Guide to Applicant Tracking Systems
    • Guide to Behavioral Interviewing
    • Guide to Cover Letters
    • Guide to Facing Unemployment
    • Guide to LinkedIn Settings
    • Guide to Networking
    • Guide to Professional References
    • Guide to Quitting Your Job
    • Guide to Salary Negotiation
    • Guide to Working With Recruiters
    Career Discovery Worksheets & Exercises
    • Career Discovery Pondering Questions
    • Career Values Identification Workbook
    • Researching Occupations Exercise
    Goal Setting Worksheets & Exercises
    • 3 Month Vision Worksheet
    • Annual Goal Setting Worksheet
    • Rocking Chair Life Visioning Exercise
    • SMART Goal Setting Exercise
    • Understanding The Why of Your Goals
    • Wacky Wild Goal Brainstorming
    Job Search Worksheets & Exercises
    • Company Target List Worksheet
    • Job Search Fundamentals Checklist
    • Job Search Tracker (excel)
    • Monthly Goals Worksheet
    • Requesting an Informational Interview
    Self Improvement Worksheets & Exercises
    • Boost Your Strengths Exercise
    • Weakness Zapper
    Self Reflection Worksheets & Exercises
    • 360 Feedback Exercise
    • Find Your Hidden Treasure
    • Get Perspective Worksheet
    • Job Focus Grid
    • Personal SWOT Exercise
    • Sample Values List
    • Top 10 Cognitive Distortions
    Interviewing Worksheets & Exercises
    • Elevator Pitch
    • Interview Cheat Sheet
    • Interview Recap Worksheet
    • Interview Script
    Rates vary based on seniority level. This is a fairly good indicator for how time consuming and complex a project typically is. Please select the level that most appropriately describes your experience and career profile.
    LinkedIn is an incredible resource for discovering new opportunities, making new connections, and gaining knowledge. Also, it's a widely used platform among hiring managers and recruiters. You'll want a strong LinkedIn profile to communicate your level of seniority and specialization to attract the right kind of attention. We create the content for your new LinkedIn™ profile (DIY). We also perform the work of optimizing your LinkedIn™ profile on your behalf (Pro).

    Do it Yourself (DIY)

    DIY means doing the LinkedIn profile updates yourself. We create the content for your LinkedIn™ profile on a helpful and informative worksheet. Simply copy and paste from this worksheet into your profile in the appropriate categories. Great option if you're confident in your ability to optimize your LinkedIn profile without professional assistance.

    Professional (Pro)

    Pro means we do the LinkedIn profile updates for you. In addition to preparing the content for your profile, we perform the work of optimizing your LinkedIn™ profile. This process requires providing a temporary password and granting access to your profile account. Great option if you're unfamiliar with the inner-workings of how to properly optimize your LinkedIn profile.
    Yes, it saves time and ensures top quality. Doing a profile properly requires carefully updating each section and populating it with quality content in the appropriate categories. You can totally do it yourself (DIY) too! We provide the content for your LinkedIn profile on a worksheet with links to instructions and examples. Familiarity with LinkedIn, technical savvy, and spare time are helpful.