Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
– Albert Schweitzer
Based in Columbus, Ohio | Working with Clients Globally
We’ve set the bar higher than ever before in partnering with our clients to produce industry-leading résumés, preparing them for the toughest interviews and equipping them with the tools and resources needed to conduct efficient and effective job searches. Whether you’re located in our backyard of Columbus, on the other side of the on the country, we’re here to help you.
Getting to know you, the professional, is our top priority. When we learn of your passions and career goals, we can better focus and fine tune your resume and work in any additional pieces of information to help you land your dream job. Every client speaks one-on-one with a resume strategist for an in-depth review of experience and evaluation of current career targets. Our process is personal: the better we know you, the better we are able to reflect your brand and deliver the interview-winning resume you desire.
Hands-On Approach to Your Career Success
While working with us, you will undoubtedly come in contact with Samantha Nolan – writer of the nationally syndicated job search and resume advice column “Dear Sam” and owner of Ladybug Design. Her 10+ years’ worth of renowned work with the Columbus Dispatch, Cleveland Plain Dealer, The Oklahoman, and many other publications, universities, corporations, government agencies and nonprofit groups, will give you the reassurance you need to know that your career is in the best of hands.
If you have personal reservations or doubts about the job interview process, allow us to boost your confidence before going into the meeting. Our job interview coach will help empower and motivate you so that you may walk into the room with the swagger and poise of a professional. From beginning to end, we’re here to help you successfully pursue the job of your dreams.
Professional Speaking Engagements, Workshops & Group Services
If you are an organization looking to blanket your team with proven resume development, coaching, and job search guidance, Samantha can help. Whether seeking a motivational seminar for your employees, members, students or alumni; seeking to host a group resume development workshop; or perhaps offering support services during an outplacement initiative, Samantha will bring her signature level of expertise, professionalism, and sensitivity to your group. Inquire about one of Samantha’s keynote presentations or she can customize a session or a day to meet the individual needs of your group. Commended as a polished presenter with a unique personable style and ability to facilitate a genuine connection with her audiences, Samantha delivers presentations and outplacement services tailored to your core objectives and designed to inspire each individual.
Sam Has Hosted Speaking Events for Clients Across the Country Including…
- Associations & Affinity Groups
- Job Fairs & Networking Events
- Universities, Colleges & Trade Schools
- Job Search & Candidate Support Groups
- Nonprofit & Social Services Organizations
- Job & Family Services & County One-Stop Agencies
- Companies Experiencing Outplacement & Downsizing
Read ‘Dear Sam’—a resume and job search column written by our founder—in these great resources across the country!