Durham’s Premiere Executive Resume Writing and Interview Coaching Service

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Durham Area Residents: Work locally with one of the nation’s top rated career experts.

The Briefcase Coach provides a wide array of job search, career planning and executive resume writing services for high performers wanting to land amazing jobs. From resume assistance, interview coaching, hidden job market career coaching and executive resume writing help, find out why local Durham executives trust the Briefcase Coach. Whether you’re living in Durham, Chapel Hill, or Raleigh, NC Briefcase Coach is your executive coach and executive resume writer solution.

Durham Executives Trust The Briefcase Coach

We’ve helped clients land amazing jobs at top local employers like the University of North Carolina, WakeMed, IBM, SAS, IQVIA, Red Hat, Duke Energy, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina, Duke Hospital, Syneos, Duke University and more.

You really exceeded my expectations on the resume and Linkedin profile. You nailed my people-first philosophy in the various documents and also did a great job succinctly telling my complex career story. I’m really blown away!

–Chief Digital Officer

Founder, Sarah Johnston, is a Durham resident and committed to volunteering in and with the local community.

The Briefcase Coach is a small boutique resume writing and job search coaching firm. We’ve been recognized nationally as the leading job search and executive resume team for experienced job seekers. We have experience working on complex and high profile documents in a variety of industries from healthcare, technology, supply chain, consumer product goods and marketing. What sets us apart from our local competition is our white-glove service. We start every client engagement with a 90-minute strategy call/intake interview. Our process is both thoughtful and thorough–with the average resume taking us 15-20 hours to research, write and edit.

Whether you’re looking for a career coach, interview coach, or executive coach we have a solution for you.

Serving the following areas:

  • Durham, NC
  • Chapel Hill, NC
  • Raleigh, NC

Durham, Chapel Hill, and Raleigh’s most trusted executive resume writing firm.

We help clients land amazing jobs.

Our mission is to help our clients land the best possible opportunities through strategic marketing documents, thoughtful career planning and targeted messaging that presents the best version of themselves. As a company, we strive to always be learning, produce superior documents and provide the best possible client experience.

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Navigating the Hidden Job Market-- Job Search Strategy

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Mock Interviews

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