Resume assistance in Canberra?

By 30 October 2012 5

After 10 years I am in the position of looking for a new job. 

I know that the standards for resumes etc have changed in that time – so I am looking for someone to help me overhaul my resume. 

There are several people who advertise this service but has anyone had any experience with them – is there anyone you could recommend in Canberra?

Please login to post your comments
5 Responses to
Resume assistance in Canberra?
trevar 7:29 am
31 Oct 12

maxblues 12:55 pm
31 Oct 12

Employer to prospective employee at interview:
“This is a very impressive resume…we would like to employ the person that wrote it for you”…

Ferarri 2:52 pm
01 Nov 12

Lee Corrigan from Canberra Secretarial Services goes to great lengths to ensure a professional resume.

schmeah 3:30 pm
01 Nov 12

If you are aged over 50 you can access the Government’s free career advice service which includes a resume service. I got my dad onto it and they really shaped up his resume. You email in a resume and whoopeee it comes back all professional.

Totally free and profressional – provided by career advisers

You could probably access it if you are under 50 because it’s a phone based service so they can’t really ‘tell’ how old you are ..

DJ Mac 5:39 pm
06 Nov 12

Sorry Schmeah not over 50 as yet – got another 10 years before I reach that one..

Thanks Trevar and Ferarri have contacted them and will see what they come up with.

And finally – Maxblues – really helpful – as I said I haven’t had to look for a job in 10 years and things have have changed – just need to know I am across all the new standards. (Looking for a job at 29 or 30 is different to looking for a job at 40 too) Also any business owner who judges an applicant purely on the “prettiness” of their resume not on the content wont be in business long – so I wouldn’t want to work for them……it’s not as if I am a graphic designer or anything like that

Follow The RiotACT
Get Premium Membership
Advertisement Newsletter Sign Up

Should school bus travel be free?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Images of Canberra

RiotACT Proudly Supports
Copyright © 2014 Riot ACT Holdings Pty Ltd. All rights reserved.