$25 – $40

Get Noticed & Get Hired: Refresh Your Resume

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The Detroit Writing Room

1514 Washington Boulevard

Suite 203

Detroit, MI 48226

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HR pros will share tips to give your resume a refresh and land the job of your dreams.

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Are you looking for resume and interview advice?

HR professionals and Detroit Writing Room coaches Phil Dean and Kendra Furry will be leading a workshop from 1-2 p.m. that outlines resume and cover letter essentials, and how to successfully present yourself in a job interview.

Stick around after the workshop to apply those tips in real time! Phil and Kendra will be available for 15-minute speed coaching sessions to meet with you one-on-one to polish up that resume and get you ready to get hired.

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$25 for workshop

$40 for workshop + resume/cover letter review

About the Coaches

Phil Dean is a lifelong Michigander and enjoys guiding people on their career journeys. Phil has worked as a human resources professional since 2011. He loves helping job seekers perfect their cover letters, resumes and interview answers, so they land the job of their dreams. He's a 2012 graduate from University of Michigan-Dearborn, where he double majored in Human Resource Management and Management. He was named one of 50 University of Michigan-Dearborn “Difference Makers” in 2011 and was given the distinct honor of being the student commencement speaker at his graduation. Phil is currently pursuing his MBA at Wayne State University. In his free time, Phil enjoys singing and rooting for the Red Wings, Tigers and Michigan Wolverines.

Kendra Furry is a writer-turned-HR-professional and loyal Michigander. She spent her youth filling notebooks with poems and musings before attending the University of Michigan to study English and Spanish. There she met her dear friend Stephanie, who convinced her to be a copy editor for The Michigan Daily. After college, she spent three years as a corporate communications editor for a Fortune 500 company, where she currently works as a training and development administrator. She lives in Lansing but loves any excuse to visit Detroit, especially when it involves supporting other writers. In 2018 she endeavored to write every day and was successful for 82 percent of the year. She loves to travel and always looks forward to coming home to her two cats.

Phil and Kendra are also available for individual coaching at The Detroit Writing Room. Sign up for hourly coaching sessions at detroitwritingroom.com/coaches.

About The Detroit Writing Room

The Detroit Writing Room is Detroit's coziest co-working space to work and write. Whether you’re working on the next Great American novel or a business plan, we have professional writing coaches to help with all your writing needs. Looking for a unique space to host a birthday party, wedding shower, networking event, holiday party or other gathering? The DWR is now booking private events! Visit detroitwritingroom.com to sign up for coaching, memberships, events and more.

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The Detroit Writing Room

1514 Washington Boulevard

Suite 203

Detroit, MI 48226

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