This information was gathered to help people at VMware as many prepare for the pending Broadcom acquisition by Lorelei Ghanizadeh Voorsanger | LinkedIn. Thank you, Lorelei, for sharing with so many others that need this information. You are a blessing. And thank you to the hundreds of people that have reached out to me and my peers with resources and help. You are appreciated.VMware peers, you are seen. Reach out to me. I have a lot of resources that may be helpful.
Update Your LinkedIn Profile
- Consider verifying your LinkedIn profile.
- Get a nice professional looking headshot: Take professional headshots at home.
- Update your tagline using, e.g. "position | keywords | mission (optional)"
- Update your background picture. Consider www.canva.com. Several free designs.
- Ask for letters of recommendation: Request a recommendation on LinkedIn
- Notify recruiters (and optionally your network) that you are open to opportunities
- Add your resume to your profile: Add profile section | Recommended | Add featured | + | Add media
Improve Your Resume
- Rezi: Rezi - The Leading AI Resume Builder
- TealHQ: Free AI Resume Builder (tealhq.com)
- Jobscan: Free Resume Templates for 2023 (jobscan.co)
- MS Word: File | New | Search for Online Templates | Resume
- Etsy: ATS Compliant Resume - Etsy
- Adobe: Free resume builder
- Grammer Check: Grammarly: Free Writing AI Assistance
- NovoResume: Free Resume Templates for 2023 (novoresume.com)
- OpenAI: ChatGPT
- Coverdoc.ai: AI-powered cover letter writing & research assistant
- Indeed: Free Cover Letter Templates | Indeed.com (great primer/discussion as well)
The AWS Cloud Resume Challenge
Manage the Job Search
- Job Search Spreadsheet by The Muse on Google Sheets
- Huntr Job Search Tracker and Autofill from Google Chrome
Job Search Sites & Placement services – US-centric
- Glassdoor Jobs
- Jobs and talents in InfoSec / Cybersecurity | infosec-jobs.com
Manage the Offer