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What is Final Draft Resumes?
We're a professional resume writing service that caters to:
Established professionals (over 10 years of non-executive experience)
FindMyProfession rated us as one of Edmonton's Top 11 Resume Writers...
James, our cofounder and an industry veteran, has been featured in a number of publications for his expertise in careers, job search, and resume writing. Some of his feedback has been featured on UpJourney, Tribune Content Agency, and Terkel.
We've helped job seekers like you land jobs at companies like this....
Let's face it, writing a resume isn't fun - but you can't land a job without it!
You're here because you're frustrated with the job search - we get it. Do you fall into one of the following groups?
You've applied to over 100 jobs but haven't heard back
You're a busy executive and don't have the time to write your own resume
You're changing careers and aren't sure how to position yourself
You're transitioning from the military to civilian sector
You have a really extensive and confusing work history that you don't know how to convey
If so, we've got you covered! With a combined 20+ years of experience in recruiting, hiring, career marketing, job search strategy, and resume writing, our professional resume writers will take the stress out of your job search process.
Some of the locations we serve include:
United States: Boston, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Chicago, New York, Los Angeles.
Canada: Calgary, Edmonton, Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver, Winnipeg, and Regina.
To view the writing services we offer, choose your experience level
Why choose us?
We deliver results
98% of our clients land multiple job interviews within 2 months (based on post-service customer surveys).
Personalized service fit to your needs
Each client is unique, so it only makes that every resume we create is unique and built from scratch.
We're one of the top ranked resume writing services!
In 2022, Final Draft Resumes was among the top 11 resume writing services in Edmonton!
We have over 20 years of in-depth expertise
James and Alex, our founders and resume writers, bring a combined 20+ years of experience in recruiting, career coaching, and resume writing.
Through an in-depth phone call, we'll unpack your work history and take stock of your career goals.
We know what hiring managers look for
We leverage that experience to you and help you avoid the pitfalls that many job seekers fall into.
What real clients have said...
Cybersecurity Director, CISSP
Thank you for everything. I was able to land a new job thanks to your help. Not only was the resume and cover letter a huge help but your words as well. I thought about myself from a different angle and how I sold myself. It changed my mindset. I couldn't have done it without you!
James is absolutely awesome. Not only is he personable and friendly, he is also a master at what he does.
His questions during our intake phone call (interview) delved into the heart of not only my previous job experience, but also what would make me stand out to future employers in an authentic way. After reading the final product (aka my resume) my first thought was "I'D HIRE ME!"
Within just a few weeks I was offered a dream role with a sizeable income boost within my chosen profession. He spotlighted the traits necessary to bring immediate interest from employers. I can’t recommend his services enough!
IT Risk Analyst
I had an amazing experience working with James to update my resume! I felt that he really took the time to understand my career goals as well as my experience in order to write something far better than I had before. I'm getting far more interviews than before and I no longer feel like I'm working with an outdated resume and cover letter.
Software Engineering Manager
I purchased the Resume/Cover Letter service about a month ago and worked with Alex. I was impressed with the professionalism of the whole process - he communicated with me throughout and I was very pleased with the final products. I’ve already received 5 interviews since putting the new resume to use (that is 5 more than what I had before lol!). I highly recommend Final Draft Resumes!
Alex was a pleasure to work with throughout the entire process, was very timely and the quality of his work was clearly evident. I saw an immediate increase of interest as soon as I uploaded my updated resume and cover letter. Within a couple months I had several interviews and ended up with 2 job offers. I have now been happily working in my new field for over 5 months! Thanks again Alex, would definitely recommend your services to anyone!
What makes Final Draft Resumes different than other resume writing services?
We're a professional resume writing services firm that takes our clients' careers and success very seriously. We are committed to delivering a superior level of service and integrity that you won't find with most other services.
James and Alex, our cofounders, are also our resume writers, with over 20 years of combined experience in recruiting and business communications. They've collectively reviewed and written thousands of resumes and have a deep understanding of what hiring managers look for.
Why are your prices higher than those of some other services?
Our fees represent the time and effort we put into each client's resume, from the initial consultation phone call, research and analysis, writing process, and revisions, we typically spend 7 to 10 hours on a resume.
You'll get to work with your writer throughout the entire writing process. We never outsource our services to other writers.
Have you written resumes for someone in my industry before?
We've been doing this for over 10 years, and have written resumes for professionals in most industries. Some of the industries we've written for are presented below. For a more comprehensive list, click here.
For a full list of frequently asked questions, visit our FAQ page.