Higher Education Professional ✔ Resume Writer
- Williamsport, Pennsylvania Area
- Education Management
Anne Landon's Overview
- Owner at Distinctive Résumé Designs
- Internship Coordinator / Assistant IMS Director at Lycoming College
- Recruiter at Hope Enterprises
- Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
- Williamsport Area High School
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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
Distinctive Résumé Designs
September 2009 – Present (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 email@example.com.
Internship Coordinator / Assistant IMS Director
Educational Institution; 201-500 employees; Higher Education industry
January 1997 – Present (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.
1984 – 1997 (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
Anne Landon's Skills & Expertise
- Résumé and cover letter writing and editing
- Internship and job search strategies
- Special Event Coordination
- Program Management
- Building Relationships
- Cover Letters
- Job Search Strategies
- Resume Writing
- Event Planning
- Career Counseling
- Job Search
- Human Resources
- Interview Preparation
- Higher Education
- Staff Development
- Time Management
- Leadership Development
- Public Speaking
- College & Community Partnerships
- Job Coaching
- Job Fairs
- Mock Interviews
- Student Affairs
- Conflict Resolution
- Program Development
- Community Outreach
- Business Networking
- Social Networking
- Career Development
- Student Development
- Career Management
- Adult Education
- College Recruiting
- Grant Writing
- Volunteer Management
- Career Assessment
Anne Landon's Education
B.A., Liberal Arts
Williamsport Area High School
Anne Landon's Additional Information
- Groups and Associations:
Professional Association of Résumé Writers, CPRW Career Thought Leaders National Association of Colleges and Employers Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Employers West Branch Human Resource Society
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