BlueSteps recently hosted an #ExecCareer Chat on the topic of executive resumes/CVs, featuring Albert Hiribarrondo, from Alspective Group, and Rainer Morita, from BlueSteps Executive Career Services.

Some of the questions asked included:

  • What mistakes do most executives seem make on their resumes?
  • When is it appropriate to send my resume to a recruiter?
  • What are the main things recruiters are looking for in an executive resume?
  • What is the difference between an executive resume and a LinkedIn profile?
  • Is there a specific resume format that’s recommended at the executive level?
  • How should the resume format differ for executives seeking board opportunities?
  • How should I utilize keyword optimization in my executive resume?

If you missed it, catch up on all the excellent advice that was given in the Storify transcript below.

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