Resume and LinkedIn for Internationals


In 2015, “employers had a mere 36 percent chance of being granted an H-1B visa.” Securing a job with a company that sponsors international candidate is more competitive than ever.

The US job search starts with a results-oriented resume and strong LinkedIn profile. These two sessions ensure that your resume is competitive in the US market and your online presence is ready for US employers.


  • Submit resume 24 hours before first session
  • Submit example of ideal job posting
  • Complete LinkedIn profile

Session 1 (90 minutes): Resume

  • Discussion of career goals
  • Overview of results-oriented resume writing
  • Skill assessment, action verbs, and key word identification
  • Cultural differences in resume writing
  • Q&A on preliminary resume edits
  • LinkedIn resources and best practices

Student Homework

  • Revise resume
  • Review LinkedIn profile best practices

Session 2 (90 minutes): Resume Revisions and LinkedIn 

  • Review of resume edits
  • LinkedIn profile review
  • Overview of most useful LinkedIn features for international students
  • Q&A

You receive: 

  • Two personalized virtual coaching sessions
  • Two resume reviews (preliminary and final)
  • One LinkedIn profile review
  • Comprehensive understanding of results oriented writing for the American job market
  • Clarity on which companies hire international students



Need a single resume or LinkedIn review? Contact me for a la carte pricing.