The SYCK Career Podcast

Ep 100: How To Make Your Resume or CV Stand Out- An Interview With Resume Expert, Robynn Storey



In this episode of the Steer Your Career podcast, I sat down with Robynn Storey to delve into the intricacies of navigating the modern job market. From the evolving dynamics of the recruitment process to the importance of crafting impactful resumes and cover letters, we explored practical strategies for job seekers to stand out in a competitive landscape. 


✅ Resumes should highlight tangible achievements and quantify contributions to demonstrate value effectively.

✅Making personalized, concise requests when reaching out to recruiters or hiring managers increases the likelihood of a positive response.

✅ Despite the challenges of the job search process, maintaining a proactive and respectful approach can lead to opportunities.

Tune in to gain actionable tips and valuable advice to navigate your career path effectively!

In this episode:

  • 00:00 - Introduction
  • 04:27 - Robynn's background and Storyline Resumes
  • 06:26 - How Robynn's HR experience impacted her business
  • 08:40 - Changes in the job market and hiring process
  • 9:47 - Is it harder to get resumes in front of recruiters?
  • 14:23 - The rise of fake job postings
  • 16:56 - The possibility of improving the hiring process
  • 21:15 - Differentiating yourself in a competitive job market
  • 24:09 - What recruiters are looking for in resumes
  • 28:03 - Networking and building relationships
  • 31:49 - Sending applications and response rates
  • 33:40 - Resume tips and tricks
  • 36:05 - Cover letters
  • 39:10 - Robynn's last piece of advice

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Robynn Storey, CEO of Storeyline Resumes, has revolutionized resume writing and career services, and her hand-picked team creates tailored resumes that showcase clients' skills. Her leadership fosters a top-notch destination for resume assistance and holistic career services, redefining professional resume writing globally.

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