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Karen Silins
Works at A+ Career & Resume, LLC
Attended University of Central Missouri
Lives in Kansas City, Missouri
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Teespay matches brands that design really cool t-shirts with people that want to wear them. Basically, you get free t-shirts and brands advertise.
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With Millennials overtaking the workforce, human resources must build on technological advances to manage both employee and business requirements.
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My newest article in a series about employee engagement issues and corporate treatment of employees.
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+Karen Silins​ Hi.I'm Psychic Sally. I came across your profile now and a voice told me to tell you that you have negative energies interfering in your life and it's affecting your love life and also causing avoidable setbacks and disappointments to you.
Secondly, Please be careful these days too to avoid any sudden road accident caused by the interference of these black energies.
Look for a good Psychic around you there to help you remove these energies.
For any further suggestion, advice or help, you can email me if you want: Smithdoris08 @ gmail. com. I'm not always here.
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A commentary on the current state of employee engagement. 
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When it comes to jobs, there are variations in the gender, race, color, and most of all the age. Wherever you look there are older workers who got old working in a certain company or already at that age and was still able to work because of his knowledge and skills.
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Jobseeker Advocate, Resume Writer, Career Coach, and Personal Branding Expert
  • A+ Career & Resume, LLC
    Resume Writer, Career Coach, and Personal Branding Expert, 1999 - present
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Kansas City, Missouri
Kansas City, Missouri
A+ Career & Resume, LLC ( Creating client success via personalized consultations and the latest trends and technologies, for stand out resume, coaching and personal branding services.
Karen Silins is President and Owner of A+ Career & Resume, LLC.  She is on the cutting edge of Career Coaching techniques and Resume Development trends, and committed to individual, personalized service, providing a realistic approach to the clients' goals through a variety of career coaching competencies or in career document preparation.  

Karen's desire for continuing education, and active status in resume and career industry organizations are well represented by her multiple certifications, memberships, and variety of professional credits.

"When making their choice for a career coach or resume writer, I believe people will gravitate towards those who continue to excel within their profession.  If I expect clients to trust my advice, then I need to continually educate myself in all facets of this business, and maintain presence in the forefront of my industry."

Karen believes that the greatest reward she receives from her work is "helping clients that are frustrated and disheartened in today’s highly technical job search or in the throes of career transition to realize their professional goals and dreams," and that "developing the client relationship, is all-important to garner the necessary information for a successful resume or coaching experience."

Karen originally pursued a career path in opera performance, vocal education, and choral directing but experienced her own career transition into Human Resources, eventually finding true vocational fulfillment in resume development and career coaching.  Presently, though she first envisioned performing on the world stage, Karen now serves as director, and facilitates her clients’ next career act!


Certified Master Resume Specialist – Association of Online Resume & Career Professionals

Certified Advanced Resume Writer – Career Directors International (formerly PRWRA)

Certified Career Management Coach – Career Coach Academy

Certified Electronic Career Coach – Career Directors International (formerly PRWRA)

Certified Employment Interview Professional – Professional Association of Resume Writers

Certified Career Transition and Assessments Coach – CareerIntel

Certified CareerIntel Affiliate – CareerIntel

360º Reach Personal Brand Assessment Certification

Certified Print Coach – Hertz-Reeder Print Strategies, LLC/The Paul Hertz Group, Inc.


Founding Member of Association of Online Career & Resume Professionals

Founding Member of International Association of Coaches

Charter Member of Career Director’s International / Professional Resume Writing and Research Association

Charter Member of Career Management Alliance / Career Masters Institute

Member of Association of Career Professionals International

Member of National Resume Writers' Association

Member of Career Director’s International

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Member of Association of Coaching and Consulting Professionals on the Web

Member of National Association for Female Executives

Member of CoachVille Institute

Member of CoachVille University Network

Member of Kansas City Resume Writers' Alliance

Member of LifeVille Network

Non-Member Consultant for Independent Consultants Association


16+ Years Experience in Resume Development and Career Coaching

President and Executive Board Member, Association of Online Resume & Career Professionals

International Coach for “Get Hired Now” Program

Author – Breakthrough Cover Letter Creator, 2006

Author – Breakthrough Cover Letter Generator, 2006

CDI-PRWRA Region 7 Representative, 2002 – 2005

CDI-PRWRA Mentorship Support-Program Mentor, 2003 – Present

2003 Membership Chairperson, Kansas City Chapter - ACPI

Career Masters Institute Member Advisory Committee

NRWA Resume Writers' Toolbox Contributor

Speaker for local Corporations, Libraries, Organizations, and Charities

Winner of 2002/2003 TORI Award

Nominated for 2003/2004 TORI Award

Nominated for 3-2002/2003 TORI Awards

2000 PRWRA Best Cover Letter Award, International Competition, 3rd Place

Licensee and Instructor for “Get Clients Now” Program
Published in Online and In-Print Professional Journals

Published in multiple “Knock ‘em Dead” Resume and Cover Letter books

Published in "America's Top Resumes for America's Top Jobs"

Published in "Best College Resumes-Jump Start Your Career"




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I am a trained opera singer.
  • University of Central Missouri
    B.M.E. Education
  • University of Central Missouri
    B.M. Vocal Performance
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