Kathy Harrell-Latham

Kathy Harrell-Latham

Connecting people with their dream jobs post-COVID using industry insights and technology expertise l The Contingent Plan
Aug
10
Resume Tips to Go from Manager to Director

Resume Tips to Go from Manager to Director

Here are the top 10 tips from our recruiters and resume writers to build a resume that helps you move from manager to director.
6 min read
Aug
09
Do You Need a Cover Letter when Applying for an Internal Job?

Do You Need a Cover Letter when Applying for an Internal Job?

Applying to a job with your current organization doesn't always require a cover letter. Here is what you need to know about cover letters for internal applications.
5 min read
Aug
08
Are Recruiting Services Worth it for Employers?

Are Recruiting Services Worth it for Employers?

With such a tight talent market, it can seem impossible to fill open jobs. This blog breaks down when to work with a recruiting service and when there isn't value for companies to do so.
5 min read
Aug
01
Are Resume Writers Worth It?

Are Resume Writers Worth It?

Is working with a resume writing service worth it? Here is when you should not do it and when it is definitely worth it.
10 min read
May
23
ZipRecruiter Reviewed: Pros and Cons for Employers and Jobseekers

ZipRecruiter Reviewed: Pros and Cons for Employers and Jobseekers

Ziprecruiter is one of the biggest job boards out there. Here is what our recruiters, coaches, and resume writers want you to know about the system.
7 min read
May
02
Everything You Need to Know About Uploading Your Resume (and Why it Matters)

Everything You Need to Know About Uploading Your Resume (and Why it Matters)

The worst part about applying to jobs is all of the repetition in completing those online job applications. Here is everything you need to know about what to do and what to avoid if you want to land the interview.
8 min read
Apr
27
Tips to Write the Best Administrative Assistant Cover Letter (with Example)

Tips to Write the Best Administrative Assistant Cover Letter (with Example)

Here is everything you need to know about writing a strong admin assistant cover letter. An example letter applying the tips is also included.
5 min read
Apr
26
"Aren't You Overqualified for this Job?" How to Answer the Tough Job Interview Question

"Aren't You Overqualified for this Job?" How to Answer the Tough Job Interview Question

The job interview question "Aren't you overqualified for this job" can be challenging to answer. Here is what you need to know to provide the best possible answer in your next job interview.
6 min read
Apr
25
How to Build a Nonprofit Resume that Gets Interviews

How to Build a Nonprofit Resume that Gets Interviews

Moving from the for-profit to the not-for-profit sector can be challenging. Here is everything you need to know to build a resume that gets interviews.
7 min read
Apr
11
Indeed Resume Builder Reviewed: What Recruiters Want You to Know

Indeed Resume Builder Reviewed: What Recruiters Want You to Know

Indeed resume builder may be easy to use, but it isn't for everyone. We reviewed the Indeed resume builder and put together the following guide with everything jobseekers really need to think about in using this system.
7 min read