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How to survive a recession:

Christopher Mariani, October 24 2022

The last thing anyone should do is assume that their job is safe. Wishful thinking often results in being walked out the door, much to your shock and surprise. The best strategy is to be proactive vs reactive and move from recession sensitive occupations and industries, to those that are recession proof. At Resumes Etc, this is the strategy we...

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Reinventing yourself for a career change...

Christopher Mariani, October 20 2022

In difficult economic times, occupations and industries can become antiquated making it hard to find another position. Our job is to reinvent you and ensure the transferability of your skills to roles that are  in greater demand, or roles that inspire your passions.  Give us a call sp we can help you reinvent

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30/60/90 day plans:

Christopher Mariani, September 26 2022

More and more employers are asking senior level job candidates for a 30/60/90 day plan as part of the job interview process. We have specialized in these plans for over 20 years. Alfred ( Fred ) Mariani, has 2 MBA degrees, 20 years as a Fortune 500 executive, 12 years as an MBA professor, and a consultant to CEO's and COO's, with numerous publicati...

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The many advantages of having a mentor:

Alfred Mariani, September 6 2022

I learned at a very young age that having a mentor was the best career decision I ever made. I became a sponge, asking as many questions as possible. I maintained this relationship for most of my professional life resulting in many promotions and rapid career advancement. I now have a list of clients ranging from administrative to Vice Presidents....

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How will the economy affect you?

Christopher Mariani, August 4 2022

We are now in a period of "stagflation", which combines a recession with hyper-inflation. When we have an inflation rate of 8.9%, it has to be put into proper perspective. If you receive an annual pay increase of 5%, your net income after federal, state taxes and FICA is approximately 3%, but inflation of 8.9% is net/net. In other words, your dispo...

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Do you have a career coach and resume writer?

Christopher Mariani, August 3 2022

The first thing is to avoid the 1-800 cookie cutter services, many of which are located overseas using a call center type operation. The most important factor is the credentials of the person you will be working with. Don't be impressed with certifications that are usually obtained with a 5-day course. With most of these certifications you can have...

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How important is character when looking for a job?

Christopher Mariani, May 10 2022

More and more employers are looking at character and personal values as key components of the hiring decision making process. Their philosophy is that anyone can be trained on skill sets, but character can't be taught. Character and values are also an important considerations when hiring managers, directors and VP's because it defines their leade...

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Managing the art of corporate politics...

Andrea Tholen, May 3 2022

Unfortunately, career progression and survival in today's corporate environment relies on much more than results. Results are important, but results without being politically savvy can still cost you a promotion or a job. Alfred ( Fred ) Mariani, of Resumes Etc., has coached many professionals at all levels on the art of corporate politics. He ha...

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Did you know that you can increase your career progression by 300%...

Alfred Mariani, May 2 2022

Its actually quite simple...  when individuals use a personal coach, their career growth far exceeds those who do not. Supervisors want to become Managers; Managers want to become Directors; Directors want to become VP's and so on. Our coach is Alfred( Fred) Mariani, nationally known for propelling the careers of many of our clients.  Best of all,...

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Why are some people very successful at getting job interviews and offers?

Andrea Tholen, April 20 2022

In today's competitive job market, a resume has to address several key issues. First, it has to be keyworded to get past ATS tracking systems. Second, it has to be dynamic and an impressive selling piece, not a job description. Third, It has to answer 2 questions that a hiring manager will ask. Why would I want to meet you? What value can you br...

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