Is your resume

letting you down?

If you are not hearing back from recruiters and HR, your resume may be to blame. Find out now with a free video appraisal.

What they say

Russel Athaid

Russel Athaide 

Marine Engineer

I sent Mark Daniel my resume for an appraisal and I found his assessment to be blunt. But as a professional, I would have it no other way. Mark Daniel is definitely the go-to person for a straightforward appraisal on your resume.

peter brace

Training & Development Manager

The appraisal was brutal but it's exactly what my resume and my career aspirations needed, a quick and honest attitude adjustment, so a very sincere thank you!

Here's what you'll get

If you want to start getting interviews...

You need your resume designed so that it can get past the ATS bots and then impress recruiters when it does. We will analyse your resume and give you advice that you can apply immediately.

Resume Format

Find out if your current resume is ATS friendly.

Resume Content

Get tips and advice on how to improve your content to help you get shortlisted..

Other Critical Errors

Discover if there are any areas on your resume that will ring alarm bells with recruiters and HR plus how to put them right.

WHO WE ARE

About us

With a combined 30+ years in recruiting and career management coaching, we've been privileged to have worked with thousands of candidates and companies, helping them achieve fantastic results. Now we want to do the same for you.

Mark Daniel

CO FOUNDER

Mark Daniel

A global resume writer and career coach, Mark is known for his honest, direct, and hard-hitting advice, helping people manage job applications and succeed at interviews.  Now based on the Sunshine Coast in Australia, he is the co-founder of Real Life Career Advice and the Hi Vis Hub.  A prolific publisher, Mark contributes to several industry magazines and his daily career advice blog to his 40,000 LinkedIn followers.

Amanda Datchens

CO FOUNDER

Amanda Datchens

A career coach, headhunter, and entrepreneur, Amanda has founded and been involved in developing multiple companies known for innovative HR and recruitment solutions.  Originally from London but now in Queensland, Australia, she consults to companies seeking to improve their recruitment processes whilst developing their internal talent pools. She is the co-founder of Real Life Career Advice and the Hi Vis Hub.

75%
rejected

That's how many resumes are rejected for online jobs due to design. 

Ready for the truth?

Our appraisals are straight talking & direct - so be warned! You'll discover the good, the bad and the 'must change immediately' areas. You'll be able to improve your resume yourself, right away, with tips, guidance, and easy to follow advice that will really make a difference.