Resume Strategists Inc. is a career consulting and personal branding firm that is based in New York City and serves clients globally. The company was founded by Alyssa Gelbard in 2004.
Resume Strategists provides results-oriented career guidance and career communications tools to clients across varied industries, job functions and levels of experience. With a unique and highly personalized approach, Resume Strategists helps clients realize and articulate their value, enhance their professional image and make powerful first impressions on prospective employers.
Applying her 14 years of strategic career consulting expertise, Alyssa and her growing team help clients increase their confidence and present themselves as ideal candidates for the positions they seek by providing a complete package that includes expertise in career strategy, resumes, LinkedIn profiles, networking, job search and interviews.
Alyssa has a multi-faceted strategic marketing, branding and communications background spanning 20 years across large organizations and entrepreneurial entities. She has held senior positions in the for-profit and non-profit sectors, including consulting, higher education and sports marketing. Alyssa holds an MBA in Marketing from NYU Stern School of Business and a BA in Sociology from Tufts University.
Alyssa is an alumni interviewer of prospective students for the Tufts University Admissions Program and a mentor and speaker for the non-profit Dress for Success, where she provides career, interviewing, resume and professional development guidance. She is also a member of the International Association of Business Communicators, Tufts Career Network, Ellevate, American Marketing Association, American Management Association, Public Relations Society of America, New York Women In Communications and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education.
Roots of success
The success of Resume Strategists is measured by its stellar reputation and a client base established largely by referrals. Resume Strategists clients are personally satisfied and recommend its superior, results-driven service to others. The commitment to creating strong, customized resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, bios and other forms of career communications, in addition to providing interview and career guidance, provides clients with a winning combination to ensure success as they take the next step in their careers.