The Canadian Résumé Strategist


All New 2021 CRS eGuide 

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If you provide clients with strategic résumé writing or coaching services, you are a potential candidate for the Certified Résumé Strategist (CRS) credential. This eGuide is a key resource for résumé writers and employment practitioners across Canada.

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The Canadian Résumé Strategist 2021 (8th) Edition | Sharon Graham, Canada’s Career Strategist | Publisher: Career Professionals of Canada | PDF eBook

The Canadian Résumé Strategist is a valuable resource used by résumé writers across Canada to develop their professional expertise and the services they provide.

The Canadian Résumé Strategist is a comprehensive 146-page Certification Study Guide (e-book). This valuable resource thoroughly discusses current concepts and strategies to empower you to work effectively with your clients. By following this guide, you will learn how and when to apply various techniques to enable your clients to succeed in their career. The knowledge you will acquire by studying this guide will be an asset throughout your career.

Career Professionals of Canada (CPC) is committed to setting the Canadian standard for excellence in résumé writing. The Canadian Résumé Strategist is a required resource for CPC’s Certified Résumé  Strategist (CRS) self-study program. The Certified Résumé Strategist (CRS) and Master Certified Résumé Strategist (MCRS) designations enhance your credibility and visibility as a résumé writer and strategist. If you provide clients with résumé writing or strategic résumé advice, you are a potential candidate for the CRS credential.

  • Validate your expertise in strategic résumé writing.
  • Boost your credibility within the Canadian market and internationally.
  • Enhance the value you provide to your clients.
  • Exhibit your knowledge of the current trends in résumé writing.
  • Demonstrate your commitment to continued professional development.

THE CANADIAN RÉSUMÉ STRATEGIST 2021 Edition is fully revised and updated by Sharon Graham and Published by Career Professionals of Canada.


Standards & Ethics
The CPC Certification Process

Part 1 — Résumé Strategy

Chapter 1 – Résumé Marketing
Chapter 2 – Résumé Planning
Chapter 3 – Value Proposition
Chapter 4 – Strategic Application

Part 2 — Résumé Mechanics

Chapter 5 – Résumé Fundamentals
Chapter 6 – Employment History
Chapter 7 – Supplementary Components
Chapter 8 – Spelling and Grammar

Part 3 — Résumé Design

Chapter 9 – Creative Formatting
Chapter 10 – Technology-Friendly Résumés
Chapter 11 – Résumé Innovations

Part 4 – Supporting Documents

Chapter 12 – Cover Letter Strategy
Chapter 13 – Supplementary Documents

Part 5 – Certification

Chapter 14 – CRS Testing Process
Chapter 15 – MCRS Testing Process


Appendix A – High Impact Action Verbs
Appendix B – Keywords and Key Phrases

Take your résumé services to the next level. Let THE CANADIAN RÉSUMÉ STRATEGIST be your key resource!

The Canadian Résumé Strategist | Sharon Graham, Canada’s Career Strategist | Career Professionals of Canada | PDF eBook