Madelyn Mackie, CCMC, is a career coach and professional development speaker, trainer and coach. She is a Career Certified Management Coach, member of the National Resume Writers Association, Board Member of the National Speakers Association/Northern California and has presented in front of corporate, government, non-profit and community audiences of all sizes and backgrounds. Her one-on-one clients are a mix of professionals from a variety of backgrounds including Factory Workers, MBA students, Administrative Assistants, City Council Members, Nonprofit Managers and Corporate IT Directors. Madelyn draws on her vast experience of navigating four high-profile careers – as a published bio-chemistry researcher, a stage and production manager for four Tony Award-winning theaters, an officer with the American Red Cross and the Chief Career Activator for Madelyn Mackie & Associates – to help individuals activate their career dreams.
Is a cover letter still relevant in a modern job search? Madelyn and I get asked this question a lot when working on client resumes. There is a swirl of uncertainty around the importance – and format – of the cover letter in today’s job search. This interview is an insider’s look at when and how […]Read More
A resume is such a crucial part of your personal brand. You have one shot to make a good impression, presenting your experience and skills in a compelling way that gets attention. No wonder it can be such a stressful experience! Hear from two experienced career practitioners on what we’ve seen work best in this modern world […]Read More