FAQ's

Have questions about our services, processes, or procedures? Well, we have the answers.

About Spark Your Resume

What does Spark Your Resume do?

Spark Your Resume helps real people obtainreal results through individualized professional guidance and coaching. We walkour clients step by step through the process of securing a better future byenhancing their Resume, building their LinkedIn Profiles, conducting mockinterviews, and providing guidance on job search strategies and best practiceson navigating their careers.

About Our Services

What does Spark Your Resume do?

Spark Your Resume helps real people obtainreal results through individualized professional guidance and coaching. We walkour clients step by step through the process of securing a better future byenhancing their Resume, building their LinkedIn Profiles, conducting mockinterviews, and providing guidance on job search strategies and best practiceson navigating their careers.

Do most job seekers need professional resume writing services?

No, not all job seekers need professional assistance with their resumes. You may need to hire a professional resume writer if your resume does not highlight your skill sets, accomplishments, and how you contributed to the overall growth of the company.

If that sounds like you, book a FREE consultation with us today.

How do I determine my level of professional experience?

Undergraduate -a student at a college or university who has not yet earned a bachelor's or equivalent degree.

Entry-Level Professional  (0-4 years of experience) - professionals that require minimal professional work experience and open the door to larger, work-related opportunities. A professional who has some prior experience such as an internship under their belt, but not necessarily someone who has any full-time experience.

Mid Career Professional (5-20 years of experience) - a mid-career professional is often one who has gained experience and is in search of a promotion. Usually still have room to climb the ladder, based on the skills you have and the skills you can develop.

Executive/C Suite Professional  (20+ years of experience) - a professional having administrative or supervisory authority in an organization.

What is the Rush Fee?

Our rush fee is for job seekers and professionals who need their service completed at an exponential rate. Rush Fee allows the client to be prioritized and receive their documents within 4 Business Days.

What is the resume writing process and how does it work?

Once you purchase the package that best suits your needs you will receive an email with a client questionnaire to complete and access to our online digital courses if purchased. 

Once you complete the client questionnaire, you will receive an invitation to access our client portal within 24 hours to meet your designated Resume Consultant. 

Once you log on to the portal your designated Resume Consultant will reach out to you within 48 hours to schedule a 30 Minute Intro Call.

Once the 30 Minute Intro Call is completed, 6-8 business days you will receive all documents via our online portal for you to review. 

Once your documents are uploaded, please use the next 7 days to familiarize yourself with your new brand.

Feel free to contact your designated Resume Consultant via our online portal to make any changes. We will get back to you within 48 hours to fulfill your request. 

Once your documents have been finalized, it’s time to put your new brand to work and land your dream job, the Spark Your Resume Way!

How long do I have to review my documents?

Once your documents have been uploaded to the client portal to review, you have 7 days to inform your Resume Consultant of any changes you want to make.

How will the documents be sent to me?

Your documents will be uploaded to the client portal and shared with you in both PDF and Word format.

What is STAR Method?

The STAR method is a structured manner of responding to behavioral-based interview questions by identifying the specific situation, task, action, and result to the question asked by the interviewer.

About Our Resume Consultants

Does Spark Your Resume provide resume writing for specialized fields?

Our Resume Consultants have diversified backgrounds in multiple industries.

Every consultant has at least two years of resume writing experience and have been trained to translate your experience to highlight your skill sets, value proposition, impact, and growth.

How will you get my information?

Once you purchase our services online, we collect your information through our client questionnaire to gain a sense of your past experiences and career goals.

This grants you, the client, the opportunity to communicate what is most important to you. The questionnaire should take you no more than 15 minutes to complete and your answers will help guide our Resume Consultants in constructing a new Resume, Cover Letter, and LinkedIn profile on your behalf.  

While a previous resume is not required to kick start the resume writing process, it can save you and your Resume Consultant time covering the basics.

How do I collaborate with my Resume Consultant?

You will have a 30 Minute Intro Call with the Resume Consultant at the beginning of the process.

You can also chat with your Resume Consultant at any given moment via our client portal and they will respond to your requests within 24 hours.

What are the interview coaching sessions?

We offer 1 hour and three- 1-hour Interview Coaching sessions with our seasoned professionals to help prepare you for the interview process.

Our goal is to help boost your confidence and identify your strengths.

We do this by conducting Mock Interviews, reviewing STAR methodologies/behavioral interviewing, and provide constructive feedback along the way.

All interview coaching sessions are held via video conferencing.

Help & Support

How does the 90-day interview guarantee work?

Not only do we professionally write your resume, we want to make sure it gets you results.

Therefore, if you aren't receiving two times more job interviews within 90 days of receiving your resume, we will write it again one time, free of charge.

You must notify us in writing within 90 days of receiving your final copy.

Only certain packages are eligible for our guarantee.

What is your refund policy?

All sales are final, but there will be multiple drafts and revisions to ensure your satisfaction.

Spark Your Resume consultants will work with you throughout the 7 day revision period until you are satisfied with your resume.

Are you guaranteed to get me a job?

We are not guaranteed to land you a job, however, we are responsible for guiding you towards a better future.

If you purchase our Resume Enhancement service you are guaranteed to land interviews.

We offer a 90-day interview guarantee, if you don’t land any interviews within 90 days we will create a new resume free of charge.

Have questions about career advice?

Check out our blog page and our Founder & CEO, Leander Howard II, posts career advice and motivational content on LinkedIn through his hashtag #TalksWithLee.

We also have a podcast you can follow and gain insight from industry experts.

Additional Questions

What other services does Spark Your Resume offer?

We offer interview coaching and career consulting which provides proven strategies and personalized interview coaching tips and best practices from the best in the industry.
You can read about our interview coaching process here

What is a FREE Resume Review

We offer interview coaching and career consulting which provides proven strategies and personalized interview coaching tips and best practices from the best in the industry.
You can read about our interview coaching process here

What do your customers and clients have to say?

You can find testimonials from REAL Spark Your Resume customers here on TrustPilot.

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