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About Erin March 28, 2009


Erin Kennedy, BS/HR, CPRW, CERW, is a Certified Professional Resume Writer/Career Consultant, and the President of Professional Resume Services She is a nationally published writer and contributor of 8 best-selling career books. She has achieved international recognition following yearly nominations of the prestigious T.O.R.I. (Toast of the Resume Industry) Award.

Erin has written thousands of resumes for professionals in every industry and every career level.

Erin lives in mid-Michigan on a small farm with her husband, 2 children, a puppy, 2 barn cats and 4 llamas. And no, they do not spit. The llamas that is.


Erin’s Credentials include:

– Bachelors of Science degree in Human Resources (BS/HR)
– Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW)
– Certified Expert Resume Writer (CERW)
– Authorized D.I.S.C. Assessment Administrator (DISC)

Member of:

Career Directors International (CDI)

Professional Association of Resume Writers (PARW)

Association of Online Resume & Career Professionals (AORCP)

*Member of CDI’s ‘Resume Certification Committee’

*Member of JobRockit’s Resume Writing Team

Published in:

“Cover Letters for Dummies, 3rd Edition”, John Wiley Publications, 2009

“Expert Resumes for Engineering Professionals”, Jist Publishing, 2008

“Resumes for the Rest of Us: Secrets from the Pros for Job Seekers with Unconventional Career Paths”, Career Press Publishing, 2008

“Directory of Professional Resume Writers: How to Find and Work with a Pro to Accelerate Your Search”, Jist Publishing, 2008

“The Quick Resume & Cover Letter Book, Fourth Edition”, Jist Publishing, 2007

“Military-to-Civilian Resumes and Letters”, Impact Publications, 2007

“No-Nonsense Resumes”, Career Press, 2006

“No-Nonsense Cover Letters”, Career Press, 2006