Scott Vedder is the author of Signs of a Great Résumé, the #1 best-selling résumé book on Amazon. He conducted over 5,000 interviews as a Fortune 100 recruiter and now serves as a résumé expert, guest speaker and career coach helping job seekers from all backgrounds nationwide.
Scott met with First Lady Michelle Obama and other senior government officials at the Veterans Institute in Orlando as part of his work to help veterans find meaningful employment. Scott received personal invitations to meet in the Office of the First Lady at the White House and in the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at the Pentagon as an expert on veterans' résumés. Scott is pleased to offer his expertise to veterans, transitioning service members, reservists and military families all over the world in Signs of a Great Résumé: Veterans Edition. Scott was awarded the President's Volunteer Service Award from President Barack Obama for his support of veterans and civilians alike.
Scott has taught thousands of students in résumé workshops at colleges and universities, non-profit organizations and corporate events. Scott’s book has been endorsed as “Recommended Reading” by groups including the Central Florida Employment Council and Central Florida Jobs initiative. Scott has been recognized by the Metropolitan Business Association Chamber of Commerce, the Society for Human Resource Management and many other groups.
Scott has been featured as a career expert in nationally-syndicated newspaper columns and on international blogs from Europe to South America. He’s also been interviewed live on dozens of radio programs and television news.
Scott regularly appears for in-person engagements throughout Orlando and Tampa, Florida. Scott is also available for virtual meetings and for travel across the country.
Ask Scott why your résumé should be full of !@#$%, the Signs of a Great Résumé:
! - Any part of your experience that was "amazing!"
@ - Defining points, places, dates and things in your career
# - Numbers that quantify and prove your past successes
$ - The dollar value of your contributions
% - Figures that easily show growth and results