Let me start with this – Marketing can never be greater than content! If you think I’ve revealed the suspense, hang on. Starting ground up, what is it that you are hoping to achieve with your Resume? A call for an interview / meeting, right? So that’s it. Assuming you are a Project Director and that you are reaching out to someone who needs one, all your Resume needs to ensure is that you are definitely on the list of people being called. Let me tell you a secret.
Well, any friend or even linkedin contact can tell you that (courtesy TripIt!). What is far tougher to say but we say it with much ease and confidence many a time is – I know where you are coming from! As a Leader, it’s absolutely imperative that one is able to realize and say this with utmost persuasion.
Life is not an organized race where everyone is given the same starting point. We often forget that. If I am working as hard as the person in the next cabin, why should I not be considered for similar promotions? Let me go a step further. If my results are as spectacular as those of my colleague heading another division, why is he suddenly a Grade ahead?