Saturday, August 11, 2012


Please click HERE to read my latest article with MSN Careers and CareerBuilder

Knowing that your résumé may meet a computer system before it meets a human, how do you optimize it so it gets noticed? The following Q&A with Ramsey Penegar, executive-résumé consultant, career strategist and certified résumé writer for cbResume.com, provides helpful tips on how to make your résumé stand out to a computer -- and a company.

Ramsey Penegar is an executive career strategist and resume consultant, certified as a professional resume writer by the Professional Association of Resume Writers. She has worked with thousands of  executives all over the United States and around the globe. With more than 15 years experience in marketing and sales, she has the skills to build effective job search marketing campaigns and attention-getting resumes for a wide-variety of industries and personal career situations.  Contact Ramsey today to discuss your career strategy and resume needs!

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Check Out Ramsey Penegar Article on Work Buzz by CareerBuilder


Please take a moment to check out my article reprint, Achievement Versus Task-Based Resumes, on The Work Buzz powered by CareerBuilder.  

This article was originally published on the RP Executive Resume blog on January 3, 2011 and can be found on my blog site by clicking here.

Monday, June 25, 2012

Street Address: To Include or Not Include on the Resume

Should you include your street address, city, state, and zip code on your resume?  There is currently a lot of "chatter" about this issue among job seekers, hiring managers, and resume consultants.

Click HERE to read a brief article on the subject along with the results of a survey of human resources professionals regarding this topic.

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

5 Things You Should Never Say in an Interview

Some Mistakes Can Cost You The Job!
We have all done this at some time in our lives...said something we wish we hadn't!  Happens to me all the time!  I found this great, brief article on CareerBuilder.com that I wanted to share about the things you should not tell a hiring manager during a job interview.  I thought many of the points were common sense but it's a good, entertaining read with some terrific tips on what not to say (or how to say it better) during the all too critical job interview.  

Review these common mistakes before you blunder your next job interview!  Click the link to be taken to another website to read the article.



Ramsey Penegar is an executive career strategist and resume consultant, certified as a professional resume writer by the Professional Association of Resume Writers. She has worked with thousands of  executives all over the United States and around the globe. With more than 15 years experience in marketing and sales, she has the skills to build effective job search marketing campaigns and attention-getting resumes for a wide-variety of industries and personal career situations.  Contact Ramsey today to discuss your career strategy and resume needs!