About Deidre Pannazzo

Deidre Pannazzo is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) and Executive Director at Inspired Resumes. She leverages strong writing and communication skills along with her experience of working within the executive search industry to collaborate on developing resumes for active job seekers. Deidre's professional advice has been featured in leading publications including TheLadders, Business 2 Community, Nexxt, and CareerFuel, and also in the books "You're Better Than Your Job Search" and "Communication in Organizations".

Welcome to Q&A From the Trenches! Every week we take your questions on building a resume, interviewing, searching for jobs – ask us anything! QUESTION: My LinkedIn profile is not getting many views – and not getting ANY InMails or requests for interviews. Is it worth it to upgrade to a premium paid profile like “Job Seeker?”

Welcome to Q&A From the Trenches! Every week we take your questions on building a resume, interviewing, searching for jobs – ask us anything! QUESTION: I’d like to apply for a job that’s perfect for me – I have all the necessary skills and experience as listed in the post…except one. They’re asking for fluency in a software package

Welcome to Q&A From the Trenches! Every week we take your questions on building a resume, interviewing, searching for jobs – ask us anything! QUESTION: I’m trying to make a big career leap from Administrative Assistant to a position in marketing. I have a lot of experience with social media and website analytics, and email marketing as

Once a ‘helpful’ social network for business, LinkedIn.com is now an essential resource for networking, career placement, and business-related information. We’ve put together six useful tips on how to make LinkedIn work best for you! Use your LinkedIn profile as a complement to your resume It’s a good idea to use your resume as a starting point

It sounds harsh … but if your resume honestly stinks you will not be considered for the positions you want. The pro team at Inspired Resumes has 7 “favorite”  – in no particular order – signs that you might have a stinker on your hands. 1) Your personal contact information is, well, a little TOO personal.