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Melanie H.

Irvine, CA

$75/hr

Career/Employment Coach - Resumes, Interviewing, Job Search Strategy

Usually responds in about 3 hours

Career/Employment Coach - Resumes, Interviewing, Job Search Strategy

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Having screened thousands of resumes during her 15-year career as a professional recruiter for a wide variety of industries, Melanie knows which resumes get their foot in the door, and which get passed over.

Melanie excels at helping job candidates put together compelling resumes that accurately represent their experience and skills in a highly marketable style and format. She helps job seekers put their best foot forward, applying her professional experience writing and editing corporate newsletters, brochures, and websites. She is a Phi Beta Kappa honors graduate of the University of California, Irvine in English.

Melanie coaches clients on the do's and don'ts of interviewing, using insights gained from her extensive experience interviewing candidates at nearly every job level for a wide variety of positions in multiple industries. Her advice enables clients to make a strong and positive impression on future employers while preventing them from making avoidable interviewing mistakes.

Additional areas of expertise include:
- Trouble-shooting your job search process
- New college graduates
- Medical School Essays
- Overcoming age bias issues

Business:
Career Development
Test Preparation:
Career Development
Corporate Training:
Career Development

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Career Development

I have over 15 years experience in corporate recruitment and career coaching. Additionally, I worked as a career counselor and pre-professional advisor at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech).

Specialties include:
-Counseling on career direction
-Coaching on job search strategy and methods
-Resume writing, Cover letters, LinkedIn
-Interview coaching
-College/Grad School Application -Essays/Interviews


"I had the opportunity to work with Melanie as she provided guidance during my latest job transition.

She was a great counselor! She listened to my career and life goals, provided feedback and helped craft a plan of action to achieve success.

It was a great personal learning experience and confidence booster. Her perspective was always positioned in a positive light and I felt like she genuinely cared.

Great Results, Personable, Expert"

-D. Bolte, Pasadena, CA

UC Irvine
English
University of Southern California (USC)
Enrolled

Education

UC Irvine (English)

University of Southern California (USC) (Enrolled)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $75.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Melanie will travel within 5 miles of Irvine, CA 92604.


About Melanie

Having screened thousands of resumes during her 15-year career as a professional recruiter for a wide variety of industries, Melanie knows which resumes get their foot in the door, and which get passed over.

Melanie excels at helping job candidates put together compelling resumes that accurately represent their experience and skills in a highly marketable style and format. She helps job seekers put their best foot forward, applying her professional experience writing and editing corporate newsletters, brochures, and websites. She is a Phi Beta Kappa honors graduate of the University of California, Irvine in English.

Melanie coaches clients on the do's and don'ts of interviewing, using insights gained from her extensive experience interviewing candidates at nearly every job level for a wide variety of positions in multiple industries. Her advice enables clients to make a strong and positive impression on future employers while preventing them from making avoidable interviewing mistakes.

Additional areas of expertise include:
- Trouble-shooting your job search process
- New college graduates
- Medical School Essays
- Overcoming age bias issues

Education

UC Irvine
English
University of Southern California (USC)
Enrolled

Education

UC Irvine (English)

University of Southern California (USC) (Enrolled)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Irvine, CA 92604

Melanie’s Subjects

Business:
Career Development
Test Preparation:
Career Development
Corporate Training:
Career Development

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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