"I would highly recommend Tami to any PhD grads looking to transition to industry, practice, or policy work. Tami was so lovely to work with and did an amazing job helping to transfer my CV into a resume - she is a true expert. I did the full platinum package and highly recommend it. Thank you Tami for your guidance and working under such tight timelines."
6 months ago
"I worked with Adam and had a fantastic experience with quick return. My job application resources feel very refreshed in a different light than I ever would have known to take and I appreciate the car and attention to details during the final review! Worthwhile whether you want expert insights, don't have enough time to do yourself, or want to put your caree... Read more"
6 months ago
"I worked with Stephanie Gelinas, she helped me to highlight my strengths and skills while tailoring the resume when applying to different jobs. She's been helpful, patient and insightful. Thank you."
6 months ago
"Tami was of great help! Answered all my questions and concerns, particularly around modern methods of resume submission. She developed for me attractive, relevant, and easily modifiable resume and cover letter, which has instilled great confidence as I execute my job hunt. I would highly recommend Tami’s services! Thanks Tami!"
6 months ago
Marino Greco Verified customer
Writer, Editor & Content Producer
"Before working with Pat at Careers by Design, I was hopelessly subsumed by a job I wasn't passionate about and felt like I couldn't quit. This service gave me confidence to move on and provided both clarity about what I wanted to do next as well as concrete next steps. I'm doing more work to advance my personal brand and getting more job interviews than... Read more"
Esther Berry Verified customer
Communications & Content Creator
"Stephanie went above and beyond in helping me put together an application package that I can be proud of. Her writing and storytelling skills are stellar, and she captured both my voice and personality. She tailored my documents to the job postings with ease and expertise. She was mindful and responsive and I have learned so much from her skills and profes... Read more"
Emily Scarlett Verified customer
Head of Marketing, Communications & PR
"I had the pleasure to work with Nadia on updating my resume and overall professional profile after reentering the workforce post maternity leave. Nadia was a great listener who really took the time to get to know me, my work experience and the intricate details of my complex career history. She was able to concisely and eloquently build my resume and pro... Read more"
"Stephanie went above and beyond in helping me put together an application package that I can be proud of. Her writing and storytelling skills are stellar, and she captured both my voice and personality. She tailored my documents to the job postings with ease and expertise. She was mindful and responsive and I have learned so much from her skills and professi... Read more"
6 months ago
"If you are having questions about how to move your career path forward, I highly recommend using the services offered by Careers By Design. They will tailor advice to your specific experience and use proven methods that will boost confidence and provide clarity on what to do. They will offer you concrete steps to enact big goals."
6 months ago
"Tami did an excellent job from our first interaction to the final resume delivery. She is an expert in resume writing and professional branding- I will be sure to recommend her to anyone that may need these services. Quick response time, face-to-face zoom meeting, professional, fast turn around, quality results. Thanks again Tami it was a pleasure working wi... Read more"
6 months ago
"Stephanie was great! Responded quickly and gave her edits within a quick turnaround. Was super helpful to me as I didn't have the time to start from scratch myself. The only thing I'd suggest is to have a selection of writers you can choose from whom may specialize in different industries and would therefore know exactly what metrics/skills/experience to inc... Read more"
7 months ago
Carly Ball Verified customer
Guest Services Representative
"Tami Cooper from Careers by Design did an extraordinary job with redrafting my cover letter and resume. I am starting out a new profession and was looking for someone to specifically help me with rebranding my cover letter and resume. Part of Tami's services are geared towards individuals who are starting out new career paths, which is exactly what I was l... Read more"
"Tami Cooper is incredibly lovely and highly professional. She not only massively improved my resume, but she also took the time to explain everything to me and supported me to understand how to link international experience and Canadian experience together. She’s also so kind and caring. I highly recommend Tami at Careers by Design!"
7 months ago
Brad Spencer Verified customer
"Tami was very helpful in helping me understand what is important in a resume. She took the time to have an extensive conversation with me to understand my strengths and experience, and really guided me into providing feedback that would express who I am as a person in an attractive way to potential employers. I feel a lot more confident in my career knowin... Read more"
Kristen Biederman Verified customer
"Stephanie was able to review my resume earlier this year, and her contributions provided a professional and polished tone to my resume, while still ensuring that it sounded like me! With her proposed changes, she brought forth what I had intended to say – highlighting and emphasizing my skills and experience, so even I was impressed. Stephanie is effici... Read more"
Jennifer Wynne Verified customer
Social Service Worker
"I had been using the same resume for over 10 years, obviously edited slightly depending on what I was applying for, and although I felt attached to it, I knew it was time for change. My dream job had been posted and I knew I needed an edge to be able to land the interview so I sought out Stephanie’s help to bring my outdated resume into the future. I can... Read more"
Nicole Fortunaso Verified customer
Marketing Director, CTRL + ALT Marketing
"Nadia is a fantastic writer who can capture a broad range of experiences to help design and distill your personal brand. She works with you closely to create an end product, leaving you feeling elevated and motivated in your personal achievements."
Susan Bengo Verified customer
"I had an enjoyable experience working with Tami Cooper during a challenging time for me last year. I would recommend her to anyone looking to craft an impactful resume and cover letter, and of course, Career by Design by extension."
Sumeru Koirala Verified customer
Senior Product Manager
"Having recently made the move into management from an individual contributor, I felt my resume, cover letter and linked in profile were not reflecting my skills adequately. After a few weeks of working with Stephanie, I can confidently state that my resume and online presence reflect my true capabilities, setting me up for the next level. Stephanie actively... Read more"
Kristi Dubeau Verified customer
Senior Marketing Executive & Business Leader
"Tami was very helpful to re-craft and package up my 20 years of business experience into a compelling story. She understood my objectives and worked under incredibly tight timelines and left me feeling optimistic about my future prospects. I feel I am equipped with the confidence and a "new me" on paper that has served me well in my career transition. Th... Read more"
9 months ago
"I hired Careers by Design to help me elevate my resume to the next level. My assigned writer, Tami, was awesome! She took the time to get to know me and my career background on a call. That initial research on her part paid off because she did a phenomenal job extracting and highlighting my strengths on my new resume! Also, she explained why she did what s... Read more"
9 months ago
Lesley Anderson Verified customer
Senior Consultant, CIBC
"When I engaged Careers by Design, I wasn’t sure what to expect but Pat immediately put me at ease. She understood where I was in my career and provided great insight into my options. I found the weekly exercises beneficial in helping me define my career goals and form techniques for personal development. By the end of the program I had regained my confide... Read more"
Evan Medsger Verified customer
"Careers By Design was a great experience! My counsellor Pat did an excellent job of breaking down my thoughts and fears to help me better understand my goals and desires for a work/life balance. She provided me with several excellent resources to help identify my interests while also working through mindfulness exercises to calm my brain. Careers By Desi... Read more"
Pavel Klimiankou Verified customer
Full Stack Software Developer
"Working with Pat Parisi at Careers by Design helped me to reflect on what is actually important to me, what my core values are, and what my dream job would be about. I never was that sociable, but somehow by the end of our sessions I started to connect to other professionals and (and that's something previously unthinkable) ask for their help and advice.... Read more"
"Working with Pat Parisi helped me to reflect on what is actually important to me, what my core values are, and what my dream job could be about. I never was that sociable, but somehow by the end of our sessions I started to connect to other professionals and (and that's something previously unthinkable) ask for their help and advice. I landed my new job just... Read more"
10 months ago