Category: Networking

Katherine Metres Akbar’s interview on The Arnette Report (video)

Insert Video The Arnette Report:So tell us a little bit about why people are calling you the resume queen.Katherine Metres-Akbar:Sure. Well, I certainly didn’t set out to become the resume queen, but that’s what people in this market are really interested in, right in the middle of the smartest group of people that the country […]

Self-Promotion and the Job Search

“I don’t like promoting myself, so that makes it tough to find a new job.” We at Your Edge for Success (YES), DC’s top-rated resume and career coaching company, hear this every week. Here’s the good news: most people dislike promoting themselves—and with good reason! Nobody likes a braggart. Religion, our parents, and life experience […]