We produce the best resume packages in the business because we work with the best people in the business. Our ISO 9001:2008 process ensures accuracy and completeness. We've completed more than 55,000 resumes with a 99.6% satisfaction ratio. Our testimonials speak for themselves. We have multiple TORI Award (Toast of the Resume Industry) nominees and winners on staff.
The only ISO 9001: 2008-Registered and Certified Resume-Writing, Training, and Career-Coaching Company Worldwide. Meet some of the team that will be part of turning your career dreams into a reality. Our writing team consists of some of the best – if not the best Resume Writers, Career Coaches and training in the careers industry.
Barbara Adams has led CareerPro Global, Inc. (CPG) since 1989, and is recognized as one of the pioneers in the careers services industry. Barbara has built CPG into one of the largest and fastest-growing career services organizations industry-wide. Barbara is committed to CPG’s core factors that include quality product, exceptional customer service, and a passion for helping others achieve their career goals. She believes so strongly in these core factors that she positioned CPG to raise the bar by developing an ISO 9001:2008-guided quality process (the first in the careers industry) through which all of CPG’s processes are reviewed and measured for quality.
CPG earned ISO 9001 registration in 2010. Barbara and her team have recently launched the 21st Century Career Series publications, providing an insider’s guide on how to develop job-winning resumes and sharing helpful strategies to land federal jobs and successfully transition from the military to civilian sector.
Barbara has been an active participant in the careers community for more than 20 years. She conducts numerous career-related seminars, lectures, and workshops, and participates in many career services events. She and her team are sought-after writers and career coaches for Fortune 1000 and 500 executives, federal Senior Executive Service (SES) candidates, military generals, admirals, and colonels. CPG’s impeccable reputation and quality services enlist thousands of clients such as CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CIOs, attorneys, scientists, medical doctors, healthcare professionals, finance and Information Technology (IT) specialists, among other professions. CPG has served more than 55,000 clients to date and is still growing.
CareerPro Global and its family of websites and divisions are committed to producing premier resume and career services products, providing service excellence, remaining abreast of global employment and hiring trends, and committing to the continual improvement of CPG’s quality system. CPG’s team is recognized around the globe as premier Corporate, Military Transition, and Federal Resume Writers and Career Coaches.
Mara brings 20 years of customer service, publicity, and writing experience to her clients as the former Publishing Director of a large book publisher. She offers a deep well of knowledge to her clients, with specialties in Human Resources (HR), administration, logistics and transportation, supply and inventory, executive management and operations, accounting and budgets, sales, contracting, and a wide spectrum of other military and federal career specialties. Our clients find this breadth of knowledge invaluable when working with Mara as a career coach.
As a Military Transition Specialist, Mara develops innovative military-to-civilian resumes for both enlisted and military officers that hit home with HR decision makers, utilizing over 20 years of experience in corporate leadership and hiring roles. Mara specializes in the development of federal government GS-5 through GS-15 and Wage Grade (WG) resumes, for both current federal employees as well as private-sector individuals seeking federal employment. Mara develops hard-hitting KSAs (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities) and other narrative essays that clearly document your experience and show your value. Mara knows exactly what hiring managers are looking for and is successful in positioning your resume at the top of the HR decision-making pile.
In addition, Mara stays on top of the latest developments in the federal, military, and private sector hiring areas through her work as CPG’s social media specialist. She offers knowledge of current trends and how job seekers can best take advantage of them. You can find Mara on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and our corporate blog, www.careerproglobal.blogspot.com.
TORI Award Nominee for Best Military Transition Resume, 2009, 2010, 2011
Professional Resume Writer and Senior Career Consultant, CareerPro Global, Inc., 2006 to present
Master Federal Career Advisor (MFCA)
Master Military Resume Writer (MMRW)
Certified Employment Interview Professional (CEIP)
Professional Human Resources (PHR)
Member, Career Directors International (CDI)
Fran is an experienced Senior Writer and Career Coach with more than 27 years' experience coaching and advising individuals of all ages regarding career, educational, and business choices. Since joining CareerPro Global in 2006, she has attained multiple professional certifications; developed myriad presentations for Senior Executive Service (SES) candidates, including nearly 500 Executive Core Qualification (ECQ) and Professional Technical Qualification (PTQ) narratives; and written military transition packages, KSA narratives, and private-sector resumes at all levels, including C-level positions. She is experienced across many fields and specializes in writing for candidates seeking careers in Human Resources (HR), Information Technology (IT), science and engineering, medicine (including physical/occupational therapy), logistics, communications, education/academia, vocational rehabilitation, intelligence, sales, marketing, all levels of business (including real estate and entrepreneurial ventures), emergency services, and finance, among many others. She has also made editing contributions to a variety of papers and publications, including CPG'’s recently published Roadmap to the Senior Executive Service.
Education: B.S., Education (minors: Sociology/English). Summa cum laude, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
2010 TORI (Toast of the Resume Industry) Award-winning writer Patricia Duckers is a multi-certified professional Resume Writer with more than 13 years of experience in producing exceptional marketing packages for all levels of clients representing numerous career occupations.
Pat is recognized for her exceptional research, planning, and communication skills that enable her to assist worldwide clients in need of federal, military transition, occupational questionnaire responses, and private sector resumes. Often requested by new and repeat clients alike, Pat defines her objective assisting clients recognize their unique brand and value and then building a powerfully written resume around that brand so that her clients rise above their competition and are in the best possible position to negotiate competitive salaries.
Pat is also a key contributor in the development of several of the resume writing industry’s newest credentials, including the Master Military Resume Writer (MMRW), Master Federal Career Advisor (MFCA), and Master Federal Career Advisor/Trainer (MFCA/T).
In addition to possessing resume-writing expertise, Pat is a certified Interview Preparation Coach who has helped clients at all levels develop strong oral presentations for job interviews, and Career Transition Coach who is able to assist clients looking to transition into new careers.
Most recently, Pat earned her certification as an Online Job Search and Reputation Management Specialist. Pat has parlayed the knowledge gained from this training program into assisting clients who are looking to tap into the hidden private sector job market by putting the power of the Internet and social media to work for them.
A power user and online trainer of various computer application programs including Microsoft (MS) Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), QuarkXPress, and Dreamweaver, Pat has applied this knowledge toward developing and launching CareerPro Global's client-based e-newsletter. She has also spearheaded various desktop design projects for clients including forms, webpages, graphics, and page layout.
TORI Award Winner for Best Military Transition Resume, 2011
Lee is a member of CPG’s senior writing team, and holds the Master Federal Career Advisor/Trainer (MFCA/T), Master Military Resume Writer (MMRW), and Master Federal Resume Writer credentials. He is also our Director of Training and Veterans Transitions and maintains the blog Veterans Transition HQ (www.veteranstransitionhq.wordpress.com).Lee is a highly versatile writer with nine years of professional experience, and he has collaborated with a diverse range of people. He understands military and government service extremely well, since he worked his way from Private to Captain during his 14 years in the Army. He spent six of those years as a Commissioned Officer, including a year in Ramadi, Iraq as a Signal Officer (2005-2006).
Mr. Telega brings 30 years of professional and technical expertise in manufacturing, engineering, quality, and business planning. Ted is an exceptional Technical Writer/Editor, and specializes in writing federal government resumes and KSA. Ted is also a sought-after Military Transition Resume (MTR) Writer and civilian Resume Writer for technical, professional, mechanical, industrial, aerospace, maintenance, manufacturing, and other specialty career fields. Ted enjoys working with entry-level to senior managers, as well as staff and team members.
Ted has researched, developed, and continues to manage CareerPro Global's first Quality and Process Manual and has prepared CPG in all facets for ISO 9001:2008 certification. He is recognized as a pioneer of the first organization in the careers industry to implement a QA system and the preparation of CPG for ISO 9001:2008 certification.
Bruce's background includes a 30-year publishing and legal career involving increasing levels of corporate responsibility in high-level business communication and writing. His writing background experience encompasses consumer (The Saturday Evening Post, Kiwanis), special interest (Writer's Digest, Civil War Times), and professional/technical print and online legal and business reference (Claims, FC&S) publications. He is the author of the insurance industry technical reference book, The Commercial Property Coverage Guide, and has acted as an Expert Witness in insurance coverage litigation. An interview Bruce conducted with Southern Writer, James Dickey (Deliverance), was included in Mr. Dickey's autographical work, Night Hurdling.
Bruce is a licensed Attorney and Master of Mass Communications with 24 years' experience inside a major business publishing company, the last 7 years as Editorial Director. In his role, he made many major presentations and addresses to insurance and financial industry groups and convocations.
Bruce expertly develops client resumes and personal narratives from entry to executive level. He specializes in private-sector resumes, Military Transition Resumes (MTR's) for senior-enlisted officers, federal government resumes, Senior Executive Service (SES) applications, ECQ's, TQ's, and KSA's.
James brings 17 years of working in and managing IT systems and networking environments. James is lauded with managing the layers of security regarding CPG's systems, servers, and networks. James keeps abreast of all the latest technology and serves as a visionary and technology consultant on all new programs, software, websites, servers, and, most recently, the installation of a terminal server, yet adding another layer of security to our database.
James is part of the admin team and serves on the Quality Control Team and Management Team, reporting directly to Ms. Adams. James has been recognized by CPG as "Team Player of the Year" in 2005, 2006, 2007, and "Employee of the Year," 2005, 2006. He assists all CPG admin, writers, quality, marketing, accounting, legal, IT, and other personnel associated with CPG. James manages CPG's computer room and remains on call 24/7, handling all IT issues.
CPG has experienced zero downtime under the reign of James' administrative technical oversight and he has expertly grown our IT infrastructure to accommodate the phenomenal growth of CPG over the years. James is a trusted, loyal, and extremely talented professional and takes great pride in CPG supporting its mission of quality products and customer service. Additionally, he has flawlessly programmed our proprietary software to meet and exceed all ISO 9001:2008 guidelines for tracking quality.
Professional Resume Writer & Career Consultant, CareerPro Global, Inc.
Master Federal Career Advisor and Trainer (MFCA-T)
Certified Federal Resume Writer (CFRW)
Certified Federal Job Search Trainer
Nancy specializes in the development of senior-level federal government resumes and application packages, including Senior Executive Service (SES), Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs), Technical Qualifications (TQs), and KSAs.
Mark Holmes is a marketing and e-commerce professional with 14 years' experience combining a unique background in Information Technology prior to moving to the marketing field. Mark has been instrumental in progressing CPG's online presence through strategic marketing tactics, press releases, ad copy, community-based involvement, and other advertising media. Additionally, Mark is credited with writing content for many of CPG's family of sites that is informational, concise, original, and compelling. Mark has enjoyed successful careers for large credit unions and financial instructions as Senior Vice President of Marketing.
Since graduating in the Top 10% of her class from the United States Naval Academy, Kelly has worked as a Naval Intelligence Officer, Senior Manager for Capital One Financial Services, and freelance writer and editor. As a result, Kelly understands the challenges facing service members as they transition out of the military and has the writing skills to help them bridge the gap. While at Capital One, Kelly taught a career progression series for associates and attended Service Academy Career Conferences to find top junior officers moving to the private sector. As a writer, Kelly has written intelligence reports, magazine articles, grants, web content, technical documents, newsletters, and interview reports. Kelly has maintained her ties with the military by serving as a Naval Academy Information Officer, giving presentations at local high schools, attending college fairs, and interviewing prospective candidates.
Kelly can put her 20 years' worth of experience as a service member, corporate operations manager, and writer together for you to help you create the best possible:
Michelle is a former US Air Force Captain who served on Active Duty for over seven years and specialized in the Personnel career field. Having written, reviewed and edited hundreds of military performance reports, awards packages and letters of recommendation, her writing has proven its effectiveness time and time again. After her time in the Air Force, she went on to work as an English teacher to those who were learning English as a foreign language. Her knowledge of English grammar, syntax and verbiage not only served her well as an English teacher (and, eventually, as head teacher), but also helped her job-seeking students garner highly sought-after executive positions.
Karen is a Federal Resume and KSA (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities) writer and coach with more than 12 years of professional writing experience as well as more than five years in educational publishing, designing and implementing training, education, and professional development programs. Karen has also worked on Capitol Hill with experience in outreach and communications. She has taught French language and humanities classes for more than 10 years to college students in New York City.
Karen has extensive expertise creating a wide array of federal, military transition, and private-sector resumes, specializing in Senior Executive Service (SES), military-to-federal, contracting, science, healthcare, administrative, technology, law [including Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) packages], program management, social services, Human Resources (HR), communications, finance, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), law enforcement, and difficult career transitions. Karen has a very strong record of success placing and obtaining referrals for both federal and private-sector jobseekers.
Chris brings seven-plus years of experience in sales, marketing, and customer service to CareerPro Global, Inc. He is an expert in showing job seekers where to find federal jobs, how to qualify for them, and how to apply and earn Best Qualified. Chris has a loyal client following and huge referral base. He works with CPG's job seekers one on one and understands how to match veterans' MOS (occupations) with federal General Series and grades, as well as disseminate and coach his military clients for specific private-sector jobs. Chris has a huge federal client base and assists them in earning federal jobs, changing federal agencies, and moving to the next level of their career specialty. Chris listens to his clients' career goals and provides a clear path on how to achieve them.
Chris is a dedicated professional and consistently goes the distance for both CPG and his clients. Chris connects with people and genuinely cares about their career aspirations. Many of our clients seek Chris' expertise in navigating the federal hiring systems such as USAJobs, Army CPOL, Navy CHART, AVUE, and other application systems. He is the "go-to" expert in assisting clients with applying online and posting their federal applications.
He has climbed the ranks at CPG, first starting as an Administrative Specialist and working with our custom in-house systems, coordinating writer projects and managing client data files. Chris is currently pursuing industry certifications in military, federal, and civilian career coaching. He has completed many modules towards earning his Certified Employment Interview Coaching credential from Career Directors International.
Jason brings to CPG 20 years of experience in training, recruiting, marketing, and career coaching while advancing to the rank of Master Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force (USAF). Throughout Jason's military tenure, he was stationed at Hurlburt Field, FL (twice); Keflavik, Iceland; Elmendorf Air Force Base (AFB), AK; Moody AFB, GA; Travis AFB, CA; and San Antonio, TX and completed travel to numerous other locations around the world while deployed on temporary duty.
Jason is extremely detail-oriented and on task to assist civilian, military, and federal clients in deciphering career documentation and recommending specific resume marketing strategies. Jason is analytical and thoughtful and enjoys working with clients from entry-level careers to the most senior officers and executives. Jason is a trusted Career Coach with a strong passion to assist and see others achieve their career goals.
TORI Award Nominee for Best Military Transition Resume, 2011
With more than 25 years of worldwide experience as a Technical Writer, military veteran, entrepreneur, and Information Technology (IT) Specialist, Joseph Tatner has provided services for hospitals, financial institutions, public utilities, Shell Oil, Ritz-Carlton hotels, and technology developers. Joseph will use his deep understanding of a wide variety of businesses to custom-write a resume that will present your experience with maximum impact. Joseph is a Certified Master Career Coach who specializes in translating corporate and military experience into government terms. He offers personal service to help you navigate the complex government application process, up to and including Senior Executive Service (SES) positions. Joseph receives numerous referrals and top ratings from satisfied clients.
With prior experience working in Human Resources (HR) and as an IT Recruiter, Joseph understands exactly how your resume will be reviewed and evaluated by HR personnel at every level. His IT experience adds to his expertise on the online federal government application process. Joseph has written more than a thousand resumes for various diverse positions, as well as hundreds of responses to application essay questions. Whether you are transitioning out of the military, seeking a job in the corporate world, pursuing a job with the federal government, or want a solid resume for your next government promotion, Joseph will take the time to understand your experience and craft a resume that will stand out against the competition.
Joseph is a successful author and editor published in numerous technical journals, webzines, business newsletters, newspapers, and magazines. Publications include a wide variety of articles, technical manuals, promotional materials, press releases, position papers and training course materials. Joseph is a contributing writer to the book, Roadmap to the Senior Executive Service, edited the Opus Americana (a comprehensive book on American History) and wrote Autism: A New Hope (with Dr. Cheri L. Florence).
Gerard has more than 15 years' experience in Human Resources Management (HRM), corporate business management, writing, and communications. Gerard has expertise in driving HR initiatives within high-volume corporate entities and facilitating development programs through writing and editing training materials, development plans, and program administration literature utilized by up to 30,000 personnel. Gerard specializes in writing private-sector resumes, federal resumes, KSA/essay statements, and Military Transition Resumes (MTRs) for entry-level to C-level, as well as the Senior Executive Service (SES) level clients. Gerard has been recognized for his ability to lead his clients through the resume development process to highlight their most marketable accomplishments. Gerard has often been on the other side of the hiring process. As a result, he has a solid understanding of what managers are looking for.
Gerard has strong skills in research, interviewing, and analysis, and is experienced and highly successful in developing content for technical, scientific, academic, and other specialty careers. Gerard's clients always provide positive feedback and share how effective his writing strategies are, leading them to the all-important interview.
Debbie has more than 20 years' experience in marketing, communications, business management, and Human Resources (HR). Debbie specializes in producing federal resumes, KSAs, Military Transition Resumes (MTRs), and civilian resumes for all career industries across the globe. Debbie has mastered the art and science of writing KSAs and essay questions for her federal clients and earns her clients the "Best Qualified" rating in the federal hiring process.
Debbie is recognized by publishing houses, corporations, and individuals throughout the U.S., Canada, Australia, and the UK as an accomplished Writer and Editor.
Master Federal Resume Writer (MFRW)
Master Military Resume Writer (MMRW)
Master Federal Career Advisor (MFCA)
Peggi brings 25 years of solid expertise in writing and editing, marketing, technical and scientific communications, project management, and public/media relations. She specializes in writing federal and state/county government, military, and civilian resumes, including KSAs and Assessment Questions. She possesses extensive experience in helping clients from entry to executive-level in all career fields, as well as those transitioning from military service to private sector employment.
Peggi has so many success stories landing her clients both federal jobs and private sector jobs. She is a sought after writer and receives numerous referrals. She is extremely communicative, easy to work with and very accommodating. She knows how to get your professional resume to the finish line and read.
Peggi has been a professional writer since 1978, and has held positions in corporate, non-profit, and legislative sectors. This includes serving as Director of Public Information and Communications for state organizations, Technical Editor for scientific journals, Medical Writer and Editor, Marketing Writer, and Project Manager. She has additional experience and insights as former owner of a successful consulting firm working with a diverse clientele that included 3M, Medtronic, Deluxe Corporation, Allina/Medical Health Plans, Health Systems Minnesota, University of Minnesota Press and other publishers, The Learning Company Educational Division, Psychological Assessment Resources, and Evince Clinical Assessment
One of three founding members of the Minnesota Professional Editors Network, Peggi served as a competition judge for the International Association of Business Communicators, and helped establish the St. Paul, MN, Division of the American Heart Association and then served as its Communications Chair.
Bryan separated from the US Army (active duty E-4) in 2012 and is currently a member of the Army National Guard. Throughout Bryan’s military tenure he is a combat veteran, completing a tour of duty in Iraq and also served in Operation Unified Response Haiti. He has been stationed and trained at Ft. Banning, GA, Ft. Leonard Wood MO, Ramadi Iraq and Ft. Bragg, NC.
Bryan is a Master Federal Career Advisor and one of the first point-of-contacts for military separating and/or retiring and their families. Bryan provides military career reviews and discusses appropriate transition marketing recommendations in support of a fast, effective and job-winning transition. He travels throughout the U.S. representing CPG at both military-sponsored and civilian job fairs and conferences. Bryan will guide you through the federal hiring process, make recommendations for transitioning military and family member and support civilians in private sector career.
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