Arno Markus

CEO & Founder

Biography

Arno Markus is a Multi-Award-Wining Certified Professional Resume Writer, a powerful LinkedIn Profile Writer, and Personal Brand & Job Search Strategist with global experience. One of his most recent accomplishments was winning two Toast of the Resume Industry™ (TORI) resume writing competition Awards. “The awards are based on visual formatting and design, personal marketing, understanding of employer/position requirements, and use of powerful language” by The Career Directors International. He began his winning streak in 2017 National ROAR (Recognizing Outstanding Achievement In Résumés) Writing Award, and has ranked among the best writers in the country ever since.

Having done recruitment consulting in Helsinki, Amsterdam, and Toronto and worked in nuclear proposal writing for the Government of Canada prior to switching to empowering professionals to achieve ambitious career goals full-time, Arno is an expert at dissecting job descriptions and marketing his clients to ensure they get where they want to be work-wise.

Arno has a Social Science degree from the University of Toronto and a Master’s degree in Information Society (IS) from the University of Tampere in Finland. He is a member of four industry-leading professional career associations: Career Directors International (CDI), The National Résumé Writers’ Association (NRWA), The Professional Association of Resume Writers & Career Coaches (PARW/CC), and Career Professionals of Canada. He also shares his strategies for climbing the career ladder as one of the experts on Forbes Coaches Council.

“I just wanted to say thank you again. My resume has catapulted my career and I was given and accepted an offer that is the biggest pay of my career as well as the best benefits and equity stake that is staggering… I have been passing your information to anyone who needs it.”

2011 - Present
Founder and CEO of iCareerSolutions
2008-2013
Senior Software Development, Project Manager, Cisco Network
2000-2008
Team Leader, Software Design and Development, Asus
1997-2000
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Computer Engineering

Awards & Recognition

Two 2019 TORI Awards (Toast Of the Résumé Industry)
Sept 2019 | Career Directors International
2017 Recognizing Outstanding Achievement In Résumés (ROAR) Award
Oct 2017 | The National Résumé Writers’ Association (NRWA)

Publications & Press Mentions