Anne Landon

Anne Landon

Higher Education Professional ✔ Resume Writer

Location
Williamsport, Pennsylvania Area
Industry
Education Management

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Anne Landon's Overview

Current
  • Owner at Distinctive Résumé Designs
  • Internship Coordinator / Assistant IMS Director at Lycoming College
Past
  • Recruiter at Hope Enterprises
Education
Connections

500+ connections

Websites

Anne Landon's Summary

In my higher education role, I connect accounting, business, economics, and criminal justice students with employers to gain real-world experience and help make a smooth transition from backpack to briefcase. If you are interested in mentoring a Lycoming College intern or learning more about our programs, please email me at landon@lycoming.edu.

Lycoming College students and alumni: I invite you to join me in the Lycoming College Alumni LinkedIn group. The group is open to all students and alumni and is my recommendation as the best resource for networking with the college community on LinkedIn. See you there!

As a résumé strategist, I have extensive experience working with students and individuals from all walks of life to identify and best portray their talents, strengths, and accomplishments. My focus is creating resumes and collateral career transition documents that communicate value and ROI to gain the competitive edge in a job search.

My credentials include:
Academy Certified Résumé Writer (ACRW)
► An elite certification awarded for successfully completing the rigorous Résumé Writing Academy program.

Certified Professional Résumé Writer (CPRW)
► The industry's oldest certification awarded by the Professional Association of Résumé Writers & Career Coaches.

Career Thought Leaders Associate
Published in Same-Day Resumes (2012)

I have more than 20 years' combined experience in higher education and human resources.

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Specialties: Commitment to providing top-notch service, support, and advice to students preparing for the workforce and individuals in career transition.

♦ Résumé and cover letter writing/editing
♦ Networking and making connections
♦ Job and internship search strategies
♦ Workshops and presentations
♦ Job interview preparation
♦ College and community partnerships
♦ Relationship building
♦ Program management
♦ Special event planning and coordination

Anne Landon's Experience

Owner

Distinctive Résumé Designs

September 2009Present (5 years 1 month) Williamsport

As a Career Thought Leader Associate and member of the Professional Association of Résumé Writers and Career Coaches (PARW-CC), I specialize in creating powerful branded résumés and cover letters for individuals in career transition. If you need assistance with this then connect with me or email at annelandon@comcast.net.

Internship Coordinator / Assistant IMS Director

Lycoming College

Educational Institution; 201-500 employees; Higher Education industry

January 1997Present (17 years 9 months)

In this role, I partner with the Director to plan, promote, and manage all programs and functions of the Institute for Management Studies at Lycoming College. Additionally, I coordinate the internship application, interview, and selection process for business administration, accounting, economics, and criminal justice/criminology students. I teach students résumé and cover letter writing, interviewing techniques, networking, and other strategies to empower them to tackle the difficult task of job and internship searching.

Recruiter

Hope Enterprises

19841997 (13 years) Williamsport

At Hope Enterprises, I recruited job candidates for all agency vacancies and ensured their qualifications met the requirements. I interviewed candidates and performed subsequent background checks.

Early in my career I served as Central Intake Caseworker where I responded to all requests for services. I conducted personal/family interviews and extensive background research to make recommendations for a comprehensive service plan.

Anne Landon's Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Volunteer Experience

    • Charity Auction Volunteer

      American Rescue Workers
      • Poverty Alleviation
  • Volunteer Interests

    • Causes I care about:

      • Education
      • Environment
      • Health
      • Human Rights
      • Poverty Alleviation
    • Organizations I support:

      • A.C.E.S. North America

Anne Landon's Skills & Expertise

  1. Résumé and cover letter writing and editing
  2. Internship and job search strategies
  3. Special Event Coordination
  4. Program Management
  5. Building Relationships
  6. Cover Letters
  7. Job Search Strategies
  8. Editing
  9. Resume Writing
  10. Event Planning
  11. Career Counseling
  12. Interviews
  13. Job Search
  14. Human Resources
  15. Interview Preparation
  16. Resume
  17. Higher Education
  18. Coaching
  19. Fundraising
  20. Staff Development
  21. Time Management
  22. Leadership Development
  23. Public Speaking
  24. College & Community Partnerships
  25. Job Coaching
  26. Marketing
  27. Management
  28. Training
  29. Teaching
  30. Entrepreneurship
  31. Strategy
  32. Job Fairs
  33. Mock Interviews
  34. Student Affairs
  35. Conflict Resolution
  36. Program Development
  37. Community Outreach
  38. Business Networking
  39. Networking
  40. Workshops
  41. Social Networking
  42. Career Development
  43. Student Development
  44. Career Management
  45. Adult Education
  46. College Recruiting
  47. Grant Writing
  48. Nonprofits
  49. Volunteer Management
  50. Career Assessment

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Anne Landon's Education

Williamsport Area High School

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