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Why are you applying for this position?

If someone were to put together a list of the most hated interview questions, there is little doubt that one of the top ten would be “Why are you applying for this position?” The short and glib answer would be simply that I want the money. That is also the answer that no one should… Read more »

What Are Your Salary Requirements?

It seems rather unfair that even after submitting a great resume and cover letter you still have to deal with tricky interview questions. The salary question is one of the most dreaded of all interview questions. It’s not surprising that few people are able to answer it in a professional manner beyond the standard “I… Read more »

What is Your Biggest Weakness?

In the list of most hated interview questions, the question “What is your biggest weakness?” has got to be number one. You go into an interview attempting to showcase your strengths and they want to hear about your weaknesses. It’s a question that is designed to throw you off guard and put you off balance,… Read more »

What Stage of the Job Search Process is Causing You Problems?

Being passed over for a job never feels good. You wonder why the company rejected you and you think that maybe you’re doing something, unknowingly, that is causing you to lose out on career opportunities. The good news, if you can look at the silver lining, is that you now have an opportunity to learn… Read more »

Mark, Enterprise Account Manager

“Prior to hiring Erin and her team, I was having no luck with my resume. Erin partnered me with a writer who asked all the right questions and was able to take my information and turn it into a one-of-a-kind marketing piece. Not only did my resume get more notice, I also got several interviews… Read more »

Pamela, Fiscal Coordinator

“I spent time researching resume companies, in search of a company who provides different levels of services; standard, professional and executive. Also I wanted the services of an organization with writers who were certified. I reviewed Professional Resume Service and decided to give them a call. I talked directly to Erin Kennedy (President) about my… Read more »

How to Break Into the Entertainment Industry

The entertainment industry is a tricky industry to break into. In fact, there’s no one, sure-fire way to get your lucky break. While some become stars in childhood, others don’t begin acting until they’re in their 40’s. Whether you want to be a musician or the next great producer, achieving your dream of working in… Read more »

Don’t Let Social Distancing Stall Your Job Search

With the recent global pandemic crisis, many of our nation’s businesses, education institutions, and entertainment venues have either lowered or ceased operations completely. However, if you are in an active job search mode, there are plenty of ways you can still focus on your job search within the safety of your own home.  Meaning…don’t use… Read more »