Your Resident Career Coach
Brenda Goburn Smith
Your resource for important tips and information
To help you manage your career.
Brenda Goburn Smith is a Professional Resume Writer and Certified Career Transition Coach—a welcomed companion expert for those wanting to elevate or chart a new career path.
For the past 12 years she has created career documents and coached clients because she understands that many very talented people have difficulty presenting and expressing their expertise and value. Her previous 20 years of communications and marketing experience adds to broadened perspectives for writing resumes and career documents to position clients for success.
One of her many personal life lessons learned is that your life is subject to change no matter your current situation. She says, you may have to reinvent yourself to pursue a fulfilling career or achieve goals.
Brenda Goburn Smith’s Background Snapshot:
-Founded and grew a marketing company to 5 full-time employees and a clientele of corporations, non-profit organizations, private businesses, and institutions
-Owned a retail store –sold educational toys and gifts for children
-Worked for two Fortune 500 companies
-Served as volunteer Board Director for several non-profit organizations
-Managed and directed an elite association of Chief Executive Officers for 20 years
-Attained her Bachelor of Science degree from The Johns Hopkins University (Carey School of Business)
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Nowadays, resumes are uploaded online, does the format matter?
What is the Applicant Tracking System?
If you are multi-talented, should you share all your interests on your resume?
How many pages should the resume be, one, two or four pages?