Ellen Lazarus

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Ellen Lazarus

Federal Resume Consultant and RP Blog Contributor
Blog Writer and Contributor to Jobseeker Guide, 6th and 7th Editions
Certified Federal Resume Writer & Career Coach 

Certified Federal Job Search Trainer & Counselor 

Ellen retired as a senior level manager with the U.S. Government where she served as an Assistant Director of the Congressional Research Service, overseeing the operations of the American Law Division and the work of over 50 attorneys.  Her current work focuses on authoring blogs and contributing to Kathryn Troutman’s books.


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What clients have said about Ellen

  • "I was offered and accepted the job this morning. I am very grateful for your support and encouragement."
    A.S. (Federal–Federal)
  • "I have not forgotten about you and the exceptional service you provided. … I was hired by the Federal government last week; the entire process took less than 3 weeks! which I hear is unbelievably quick … Using your advice, resume and guidance from NAVAIR, my objective was accomplished! … Will never forget!! In today’s market, your commitment and service flat out incredible."
    P.H. (Military-Federal)
  • "It has been a joy working with you…. You keep on asking those questions and seeking the necessary information from your customers to ensure that they get the best resume ever. I will be referring folks to your site and tell them to ask for “you” specifically. I feel as though I received a great product for the money that I spent."
    M.C. (Federal–Federal)
  • "Good news! … thanks to your help, I made the cert and then got hired for the job. Again, thank you for all your help. (Your) company is wonderful and I (will) never hesitate to tell all the military families so."
    J.B. (Federal–Federal)
  • "I was referred to the Resume Place…. After sending in my resume for review and being assigned to Ellen the real work and progress began. Within a few short months the job offers started coming in resulting in several interviews and offers."
    W.W. (private industry and local government–Federal)
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