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Resume Writer, Editor, Certified Career Transitions Coach (CCTC) – Executive Resumes, Mid-Level Resumes, IT/Engineering Resumes, LinkedIn Profiles, Career Transition & Interview Coaching, Copywriting
As a career coach, Holly strategizes with mid-career professionals to renew their enthusiasm and find work they love. As a resume and LinkedIn profile writer, Holly particularly enjoys working with marketing, nonprofit, and education/higher education professionals and executives, as well as IT/Engineering professionals. She also writes marketing communications to engage new and existing clients for small businesses.
Holly understands career transition through experience and education. After earning an M.A. in Training and Development from The Ohio State University, she worked for over 20 years with Fortune 500 companies, nonprofits, and higher education. More recently, she studied resume writing with the National Resume Writers’ Association and copywriting and marketing through American Writers and Artists, Inc., Freelance Writers’ Den, and Novice to Advanced Marketing System (NAMS). Holly is a Certified Career Transitions Coach through Coach Training Alliance, an International Coach Federation Approved Program. She lives on a pond in Florida where she relaxes with lizards, turtles, and ducks. She also enjoys singing, painting, and being with close friends and family.