Amy Schofield Earns First-Ever Academy Certified Profile Writer (ACPW) Credential
December 2016 – Now, more than ever, employers and hiring professionals are using social media to review candidates. According to the 2015 Jobvite Recruiter Nation report, 80% of recruiters use LinkedIn® to evaluate and engage talent, 50% use Facebook®, and 43% use Twitter®. But how do job seekers create professional, compelling social media profiles that convey their unique value to employers? That’s where an Academy Certified Profile Writer comes in!
The Academy Certified Profile Writer program is the first comprehensive, strategically focused training program focused on writing, formatting, and structuring social media profiles, including LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.
Amy Schofield, of Schofield Strategies, LLC TM, completed the rigorous training program and earned the Academy Certified Profile Writer (ACPW) designation – a high-level certification that signifies mastery of best-in-class social media profile strategies.
Earning the ACPW indicates that a career industry professional has successfully completed all components of the Academy Certified Profile Writer program, an intensive and comprehensive training program that teaches the following skills and concepts through classroom study, training assignments, industry-specific independent learning projects, and intense individualized feedback:
* Social Media Profile Writing Styles, Trends & Techniques
* Personal Branding Strategies and Client Positioning
* Creating Profiles that Differentiate Clients
* Developing Profiles that Strategically Align with Employers’ Needs
* Formatting Profiles for Readability
* Employing SEO Techniques in Profiles
* English Language and Grammar
“Congratulations to Amy Schofield on earning the first Academy Certified Profile Writer (ACPW) credential awarded from the Resume Writing Academy. Your determination to write creative, comprehensive LinkedIn profiles and experiment with other social media profiles for your candidates truly puts you and your candidates ahead of the curve! Keep up the great work.” – Career Thought Leaders
Amy Schofield, ACRW, ACPW, is the founder of Schofield Strategies, LLC TM, an organization that provides resume development and job search strategies to job seekers of various backgrounds and experience levels from around the world. Amy has been featured in GI Jobs, Reserve and National Guard Magazine, ClearanceJobs, Army Wife Talk Radio, Blue Star Families, and contributed to Modernize Your Job Search Letters: Get Noticed… Get Hired. Schofield serves as the Resume Expert for the National Military Spouse Network and is the founder of the Military Spouse Resume Writers’ Coalition. Schofield Strategies was the recipient of the 2013 Military Family Member Community Heartbeat Award. Schofield holds an elite Academy Certified Resume Writer credential and now adds the Academy Certified Profile Writer to her qualifications.