Welcome ~ Thank you for your service.
Carry On – Resumes’ Mission Statement:
To respectfully provide all United States Veterans, at no cost, a professionally composed resume, cover letter, reference list, smart card, and successful employment advocacy; documenting the individual qualities, skills, education, and training gained during military service and providing guidance into the culture of civilian employment trends. Thus, reducing the stress of reintegration and resulting in productive, successful civilian lives.
Copy of your DD-214 with SSN, Date of Birth, and Nearest Relative, blacked out to protect your identity. If you need to obtain a copy of your DD-214, please visit: https://www.va.gov/records/get-military-service-records/
A copy of resume currently in use
A list of employment interests
Time committed to a phone interview, or complete our Client Intake Form found here and email to:
A list of five references with addresses, phone numbers, and how you know them
These documents can be scanned and emailed, or sent USPS to:
c/o Carry On - Resumes
2381 Main Street, B204
Ferndale, WA 98248
What we will need from you:
Cover Letter written to prospective employers
Resume: Transferring your Military experience to civilian language (Word, PDF, Web Page) and/or paper hard copy
Reference List: Five business, personal, and/or Military
Sample Thank You notes to be mailed following the interview
Smart Card (Mini Resume to be included with Thank You notes)
Job Search Record
All documents will be professionally formatted to make a sharp first impression. When your Resume Package is completed, we will email all documents in a format compatible with your system and in PDF. If necessary we are able to print on resume paper, resume folder and envelope included, and mail to your address. Please allow us 3-5 business days to complete your package.
Outline of Professional Services Provided:
Your success is important to us!
“Thank you so much for all your great help with many of my Veterans. It is wonderful that you are able to captivate the skills that our service members have, which are so vital in the work force. I will continue referring Veterans to you. I am so pleased with the help that you have offered them.”
~Bridget C. Cantrell, Ph.D. -2017
Thank you for your service to our Country!
“The worst days of those who enjoy what they do, are better than the best days of those who don’t.” ~E. James Rohn
The fine print:
We do not, and will not ever, sell or share our Veteran's personal information with anyone. Carry On Resumes is not a job placement service. We do not guarantee employment.