Mary Elizabeth Bradford, CARW, MCD Certified Advanced Resume Writer, Expert Job Search Coach Author, speaker, Certified International Master Director and Nationally Certified Resume Writer, Mary Elizabeth Bradford is a career-services industry expert and is known as “The Career Artisan.” She has 13 years’ experience providing expert career coaching, marketing and branding for the mid to senior-level job seeker. Her resume/job-search coaching “packages” have helped professionals all over the world secure more interviews, get bigger offers and land the jobs they really wanted. Mary Elizabeth is the author of two guidebooks: "Secrets of the Unadvertised Job Market…Revealed!” and “Phone Networking Secrets Revealed.” She is the publisher of the bimonthly ezine, The Career Insider. Her guidebooks have been lauded by both clients and colleagues as “powerful,” “comprehensive” and “highly effective.” She has designed resumes for more than 450 professionals worldwide and completed more than 4700 hours of “virtual” coaching. Mary Elizabeth is a member of the highly esteemed Career Directors International and serves on their Innovation Committee. She also obtained her Certification as an Advanced Resume Writer and Master Career Director through CDI. She has been published in multiple Law and Business Journals throughout the US. Additionally, Mary Elizabeth is an alumnus of Leadership Orlando, past Board Member and Vice President of Membership for the Downtown Orlando Partnership and Junior Achievement volunteer. As a Special Events Committee Member for The House of Mercy in Nashville, she created their first Annual Benefit at Nashville’s Famous Bluebird Café. She served on the Disaster Relief Team for the Nashville Chapter of the American Red Cross.

Innovation Governance: Board Oversight is Good for Company Growth

In his LinkedIn article, “Are Boards Embracing Innovation Governance?” Mark Pfister (aka “The Board Architect”) argues that rather than stifling innovation, governance can actually enhance and even accelerate it. Read on to find out what risks lack of Board oversight can invite and why there is an increasing need for this Board strategy.

Executive Hiring Trends: Venture Capital Series C Startups | January 13, 2020

To get reports like these, set up a Google Alert with the topic “venture capital series c funding.” Learn how my clients use this information to create interviews here by going direct using LinkedIn here. UK event booking platform Feast It bags £1.7M funding, witnesses growth in virtual events UKTN This investment comes at a…

Executive Jobs: Here Are the Top 10 Industries for PE Investments

Companies in these industries listed from Private Equity Info are growing! SOFTWARE WinWorker (Goch, Germany) March 2020 – Battery Ventures acquired Sander + Partner GmbH (dba WinWorker). WinWorker provides business management software and mobile tools for SME craftsmen companies. HEALTHCARE AMT (Irvine, CA) August 2020 – One Equity Partners acquired American Medical Technologies. The Silverfern Group partnered with One Equity Partners in the…

MaryElizabethBradford.com is Named a Top 100 Career Website!

We are honored to make Feedspot’s Top 100 Career Blogs, Websites & Influencers in 2020! This is a solid list of excellent career resources. Click here to see MaryElizabethBradford.com’s blog on Feedspot.   Mary Elizabeth Bradford is a Certified Executive Resume Master (CERM), Internationally Certified Master Resume Writer (CMRW), Certified Master Career Director (MCD) and Certified…

Executive Jobs Opportunities in Smart Power, Info Tech, Legal Tech, and Skills Training

Check out these great hidden executive job opportunities from Crunchbase: Epirus lands $70M for smart power Epirus, a startup developing smart power applications, has landed $70 million in a Series B round led by Bedrock Capital. The Hawthorne, California-based company designs and builds high-powered microwave products, targeting militaries of the United States and allies as…

Executive Hiring Trends: Venture Capital Series C Startups | December 9, 2020

To get reports like these, set up a Google Alert with the topic “venture capital series c funding.” Learn how my clients use this information to create interviews here by going direct using LinkedIn here. Dragos Announces Record-Setting $110M Investment in Industrial Cybersecurity with Series C Funding Business Wire Other Series C investors include Saudi…

Executive Jobs Opportunities in Digital Pathology, Automation, E-Commerce, Logistics

Check out these great hidden executive job opportunities from Crunchbase: These are the final startups going public in 2020 December is here, which means the year-end rush to the public markets has begun. Airbnb, Wish, Affirm and Roblox are among the high-flying startups that have filed to go public in recent weeks, lining up a…

Executive Salary Negotiation: Special Compensation Package Situations

If you are entering a start-up, turnaround, or special needs situation, your executive compensation package is more highly negotiable. Employment attorney, Robert Adelson, shares why these circumstances can justify a special compensation package and what they should include.  Read on in CEOWorld Magazine’s article, “Negotiating a Custom CEO or C-level Executive Compensation Package.”

Executive Jobs: Logistics, Transportation, Cloud Comm, Solar Tracking

Check out these great hidden executive job opportunities from Crunchbase: October was a bountiful month for startup funding Global venture funding in October held steady at $23 billion and followed a strong third quarter, according to Crunchbase data. At the same time, 14 new unicorn companies were created last month—the second-highest monthly total this year—indicating…