Who We Serve

The Contingent Plan team focuses on simple steps that can help transform your job search while sharing our talent acquisition expertise to uniquely fit the needs of job seekers at every stage of their career.

Talent Acquisition Expertise for Your Job Search

The Contingent Plan team partners with people looking to take the next step in their career at every level. Our team of trusted advisers and experienced recruiters can help you find the right resources to take your next steps towards your goals. We share our talent acquisition expertise to help streamline the process and to remove the barriers that are increasingly used by employers to sift through the countless applications they receive for each job.

 

 

We HELP TALENTED PEOPLE LIKE YOU

Entrepreneurs

Executives

Foreign Nationals

Lateral Moves

New Graduates

Parents Returning to Work

Pursuing Roles in Government

Recently Laid-off or Displaced Workers

Relocation

Seeking a Career Change

Veterans

Talent We Support

The Contingent Plan works with people at every stage of their career across industries. Our speciality is in removing the barriers caused by talent acquisition technology by helping job seekers with resume writing, career counseling, social media profile optimization, and placing with our employer clients. We work with employers of all sizes and share our expertise with our clients and candidates at every step of the way to make the process as transparent as possible.

How The Contingent Plan Is Different

The Contingent Plan weaves together the most important industry expertise with services to keep your momentum moving forward while maximizing your efforts at every step. Our team of resume writers, career coaches, and recruiters work together to help people find jobs every day while providing as much clarity in the process as possible.

We Use the Technology

Your job search shouldn’t happen in a vacuum. So, the Contingent Plan leverages our full suite of talent acquisition expertise from resumes to recruiting and everything in between to help our clients find their success.

Industry Expertise

The Contingent Plan is grounded in talent acquisition technology, market trends, and the government databases that drive most job searches. We became experts so our clients don’t have to just to find their next job.

 

Key Resources

We have a deep bench of resources to share with people looking for jobs to streamline the process. Our team of experts is continuing to add to these resources as talent acquisition technology continues to evolve.

What Our Clients Are Saying

The Contingent Plan Blog

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HOW TO WORK WITH A RECRUITER TO EXPEDITE A JOB SEARCH

By Kathy | July 16, 2018

4 Things to Do That Optimize Interaction With Recruiters Receive a call out of the blue from a recruiter you have never heard of? It’s more common than you would think and it can be the key to finding your next perfect job. But, not every recruiter is the same and you want to make…

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What veterans need to know to write an effective resume

WHAT VETERANS NEED TO KNOW TO WRITE AN EFFECTIVE RESUME FOR THE PRIVATE SECTOR

By Kathy | February 18, 2019

HOW TO WRITE A RESUME AS A VETERAN LOOKING FOR A PRIVATE SECTOR JOB Leaving the service and not sure how you will tackle a search in the private sector? Many veterans with successful military careers find themselves navigating un-chartered waters once they are ready to move out of the service. This is not an insurmountable…

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WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO FOLLOW-UP AFTER AN INTERVIEW?

By Kathy | July 9, 2018

HOW TO FOLLOW-UP AFTER AN INTERVIEW WITHOUT KILLING YOUR CHANCES Have a great interview and really click with the people you met? But, not sure what to do to keep the momentum going? Following up after an interview can be filled with landmines. Done well, it can mean that you secure the next interview (or the…

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HOW TO WRITE A RESUME WHEN APPLYING TO US JOBS

By Kathy | July 3, 2018

4 KEYS TO WRITE A RESUME WHEN APPLYING TO US JOBS ​AS A FOREIGN NATIONAL The expectations of US employers are unequivocally different from any other country – from the cultural norms to the technology. This makes it incredibly difficult for people new to the US or that are looking to move to the US…

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FAQs

WHY CAN'T I GET AN INTERVIEW?

Find out the most common reasons why candidates consistently fail to land an interview and how to avoid those same mistakes.

HOW DO I KNOW WHAT KEYWORDS MATTER?

This post breaks down the core steps to get you started in finding the right keywords for your resume and why they matter more than ever before.

HOW DO I AVOID THE COSTS OF A BAD HIRE?

Hiring the wrong person can be more expensive than letting a job sit empty. This article covers how to avoid common mistakes in hiring.

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A RESUME AND A CV?

Read this post to find the real differences and how to move between a resume and a CV.

DOES SOCIAL MEDIA REALLY MATTER FOR A JOB SEARCH?

Yes, more than ever because most employers, outside recruiters, and their software are looking at candidates' social media profiles. Here are the ways to avoid the most common mistakes.

HOW SHOULD A BEHAVIORAL INTERVIEW QUESTION BE ANSWERED?

In this post, we cover how to analyze and answer any behavioral question in a job interview.