The job market in Allentown might not be as tough as when Billy Joel famously sang about it, but people in the A-Town area do need to stay competitive.
What is the best way to do that?
Get a professionally written resume.
A custom and professional resume does cost money, but it is well worth your investment.
A professional resume gets interviews, period. Homemade, template-generated resumes do not.
Make your job search effortless and check out this list of the five best resume writers serving the Eastern Pennsylvania market.
Sorting through hundreds of resume writers can be tough. That’s why Find My Profession has created this short list. While all the options are great, we hope to win your business and show you why we have more verified 5-star reviews than any company on this list.
Best Resume Services in Allentown
If you are in a hurry and don't want to read our detailed reviews below, here is a list of the Best Allentown Resume Writers:
- Find My Profession
- Evolution Coaching
- I Write Your Resume
- Channing Resumes
And now for the detailed reviews...
1. Find My Profession
Find My Profession is not just a top-notch resume service available in Allentown. We are a global company headquartered in the US on a mission to master effective resumes that convert into offers.
No matter where you are in your career, we are here to help. We have some of the best resume writers available in Allentown with expertise spanning 75+ industries.
A major perk of Find My Profession is that we pair you up with a writer who has experience in your industry. You don’t have to worry about having a resume writer who is unaware of the role that you are applying for.
While the majority of our clients are Executive and C-Suite, we also work with the Military Transition and IT Professionals in the Greater Allentown Area.
With over 150 5-star reviews that speak for themselves, you can sleep easy knowing that your satisfaction is our #1 priority.
Pros: Find My Profession is reliable and affordable compared to other high-quality professional resume writers. Our applicants receive direct contact with their personally assigned writer who has experience in their line of work.
Cons: Find My Profession is not physically located in Allentown and therefore you could not meet us in person. With a focus on more senior positions, our entry-level resume service may be a bit pricey for recent graduates.
Turnaround: 3-5 business days. Can expedite to 2 business days.
Phone: (831) 888-0967
Reviews: 5/5 stars on Google. 4.7/5 on Sitejabber. 9.6/10 on Trustpilot. 5/5 on Facebook. 5/5 on Glassdoor.
2. Evolution Coaching
Evolution Coaching has a resume writing team who knows how to make a resume stand out in a stack. Whether you are just starting out or in need of advanced personal branding, they have writers who can help. They also offer interview prep and career coaching services for job seekers at any level.
Pros: Their service is surprisingly affordable. You can add a LinkedIn profile on to your package for just $69, which is a steal.
Cons: While based in Macungie, this is not a brick-and-mortar establishment. But if you are cool with working virtually, they could be a great fit for you.
Turnaround: 4-5 days with rush service available.
Phone: (484) 954-6133
Reviews: 4/5 on Yelp, 5/5 on Glassdoor, and 4.6/5 on Thumbtack. The Thumbtack score is based on more than 600 reviews.
Wordtree, founded by Bucks County-based Marissa Polselli, knows that the right words can open doors. She affirms that she knows how to “speak resume,” meaning she understands the importance of both precise language and keyword optimization.
Pros: You can schedule a free consultation right from the Wordtree website to get started.
Cons: You will only get one revision of your resume with this service.
Turnaround: 5–10 business days.
Phone: (484) 451-8111
Reviews: 5/5 on Facebook and 5/5 on Google.
4. I Write Your Resume
I Write Your Resume writer Jay Copin has more than a decade’s experience serving job seekers from his Bethlehem base. His reviewers attest to the effectiveness of his resumes and he has some helpful blogs on his website on job hunting that you can peruse.
Pros: This is a very affordable service overall. If you need to add cover letters, they are only $35-50 each.
Cons: It would have been nice to see some resume samples on the website.
Turnaround: About 5 business days.
Phone: (610) 241-4224
Reviews: 5/5 on Google and 5/5 on Facebook.
5. Channing Resumes
Channing Resumes, based in Horsham, is owned by experienced resume writer Linda Channing. She creates more than 500 resumes for clients every year. Linda can also provide a sharp, effective LinkedIn profile for you.
Pros: The turnaround this resume writing service provides is very quick indeed.
Cons: No pricing is disclosed on the website.
Turnaround: First draft in two business days with rush service available.
Cost: Not stated. However, you can email them through the website for a free resume review.
Phone: (215) 642-0085
Reviews: 5/5 on Google, an A rating on Angie’s List, and 5/5 on Thumbtack.
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Whether you are looking for a local resume writer to meet in person or you just want to work with a resume writer in a particular location, this list should help you find what you are looking for.