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Reviewing 5 Top Resume Writing Services

written by: johnsinit•edited by: Jean Scheid•updated: 8/19/2010

This review of top resume writing services will help you narrow down the huge number of resume writing services advertised online. If you want the best resume, you should search out the one with the services you need at your current career level to get the most out of your unique qualifications.

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    Introduction - Do You Need Resume Writing Service?

    You may have spent tens of thousands of dollars getting your education, so spending a couple of hundred to get the best resume can be a great investment in your future. Think of it this way: if you end up getting a job just a couple of days sooner than you would have otherwise, the resume service will pay for itself, and most people get through the door much faster with a great looking, well-prepared resume than one they’ve put together themselves. Here is a quick review of top resume writing services, in no particular order.

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    BRNY, JL Career Solutions, and Resume Edge

    This review of top resume writing services starts with Best Resumes of New York. Established in 1993 by Ann Baehr, Certified Professional Resume Writer, Best Resumes has delivered the right people to the right employers for over 15 years. You get personal service, and the website contains an extensive portfolio of sample resumes, cover letters, and even video tutorials, and checklists.

    ResumeEdge JL Career Solutions (UK) is a complete CV service in the UK that has new-graduate resume packages starting at just £49. Packages are available for people on all positions of the career ladder. Founder Jackey Leaper was so dissatisfied over the prices others charged for resumes that were of inferior quality, she started her own CV service. She is a law graduate, a qualified Goals Trainer, and NVQ Assessor.

    The next review of top resume writing services is Resume Edge. On their website, you’ll select your preferred service and order online. You then complete an exclusive questionnaire to give your resume writer all the information needed to bring your resume to its best possible presentation. You’ll communicate personally with a resume writer in your specialty area, and receive your resume within 48 to 72 hours, with a one-on-one follow-up period of 7 days after delivery.

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    Career Plus and ResumeWriters

    Careers Plus Logo Careers Plus, employs a team of professional resume writers and was founded as an executive search and recruitment company by Certified Professional Resume Writer Justin Olsen. Their approach is to get to know each client for who they are and develop a resume strategy based on the individual’s unique skills mix. They are Better Business Bureau members and adhere to the Certified Professional Resume Writers best practices.

    Finally, our review of top resume writing services includes ResumeWriters, the largest network of independent resume writing contractors on the Internet. They aim to have professional writers available from every career and discipline so that each client is matched up with an appropriately educated resume writer for that field. All writers also undergo a rigorous in-house training and apprenticeship program first. You will have personal contact with the resume writer selected as the “best fit” for your resume writing needs

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    Hiring a resume writing service makes a lot of sense in today’s economic climate, particularly if you’ve just spent thousands of dollars completing your education. A professional resume writing service will know exactly what to do to make your resume shine.

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