JCTC, CCMC, CEIP, CPRC
Vivian VanLier is a Certified Career Coach and Published Résumé Writer with a national reputation for providing career management support and résumé writing services to professionals and executives throughout the U.S. and internationally—with special expertise working with the Baby Boomer population.
Her qualifications include a B.S. Degree from the prestigious Haas School of Business at U.C. Berkeley as well as five credentials as a career coach and résumé writer—Certified Job and Career Transition Coach (JCTC), Certified Career Management Coach (CCMC), Certified Employment Interview Professional (CEIP) and Certified Professional Retirement Coach (CPRC), Certified Professional Résumé Writer (CPRW),
Early in her career, Ms. VanLier broke ground as the “first female accountant” for a major Southern California Financial Institution and subsequently for a boutique Beverly Hills CPA firm. Prior to launching her own business (1989), Vivian was in charge of financial reporting and cost accounting for a $120 million division of an international company.Vivian is very active in the careers and business community.
Vivian is a member of Professional Coaches and Mentors Association (PCMA), International Coach Federation (ICF), Career Master’s Institute (CMI), Career Planning and Adult Development Network (CPAD), Parachute Associates , Professional Association of Résumé Writers and Career Coaches (PARW/CC) and National Résumé Writers Association (NRWA). She is a two time co-chair of the International Career Development Conference (2005, 2002) and served on the Certification Board of PARW/CC.
Ms. VanLier has been a prolific contributor to over 30 nationally-published résumé and career books including Résumés That Knock ‘Em Dead, Professional Résumés for Executives, Managers and Other Administrators, Expert Résumés for Computer and Web Jobs, 101 Best Résumés for Grads, 2500 Keywords To Get You Hired, Gallery of Best Résumés, and Cover Letter Magic. She served as technical editor for The Career Builders Toolbox (Cisco Press) and was featured as “The Résumé Goddess” in Hollywood Drive… She has been quoted as a career expert in over 100 newspapers throughout the U.S and has been a presenter and invited speaker at career conferences throughout the U.S. and in Canada.