D&S Professional Coaching partners with executives around the world to create highly effective job search tools to compete for top positions.
Our services include executive-level resume writing services; cover letter writing; LinkedIn profile creation, writing, and optimization; recruiter connections; and modern job search coaching.
We are experienced working with talented and accomplished Director to C-Level clients from six continents and every major region in the world.
We specialize in helping executives or career changers who have diverse and deep backgrounds and need help targeting their messages or paring down their content. We translate their experiences into hyper-focused, compelling career narratives.
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Co-Founder & Lead Writer
Debra works with interesting, talented, and successful executives from all over the globe. As a regular contributor to major news outlets, she has been featured in The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, the Ladders and many other career and business sites and blogs.
Her professional resume and LinkedIn profile writing experience goes beyond D&S Professional Coaching. After discovering her passion for resume writing while serving as Interim Director for Career Services for a university, Debra went on to work with The Mentat, a tech start-up focused on automating the job search process; Great Resumes Fast, a premium resume service; and TheMuse.com, as a vetted and trusted resume writer and job search coach.
Debra holds a Master of Science in Management, a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, and an Associate of Science in Labor Studies. She is also a Certified Social Branding Analyst through Career Thought Leaders.
Debra and her family relocated from the Midwest to the coast of Maine in 2017.
Marketing & Design Manager
Mariya Bentz has been in the digital marketing industry for 5 years, specifically working with services-based businesses by helping them build their online presence. Mariya's work has been recognized by iTunes (Top 200 Business Podcasts), Fit Small Business, Content Marketing Institute, CEO Nation, and more.
Mariya earned her Communications degree from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles, CA, where she was taught by the lead marketing and graphic design professionals in the industry.
She now resides with her family in the metro-Atlanta area of Georgia.
As a native of Colombia now living in Nashville, TN, Anna Snyder is an internationally experienced professional with previous roles leading high-level customer service, team leadership, and corporate training program management for large-scale, multinational leaders in telecommunications and technology.
She joined the D&S team because of her outstanding commitment to quality, customer service excellence, and collaborative spirit. She touches almost every aspect of our business to ensure client needs are met quickly and to advance our special projects.
She’s currently working toward her second bachelor’s degree, this time in Business Administration in the US, after having finished her Bachelor of Arts in Bilingual Childhood Education in Colombia earlier in her career.
HOW ARE WE DIFFERENT?
Debra, the co-founder of D&S, is a thought leader, national speaker, and trusted media source on best practices in executive resume writing, LinkedIn profile optimization, modern job search strategies, and interview preparation.
ON TOP OF TRENDS
We dedicate significant time to training and professional development to keep our skills sharp in resume writing and LinkedIn profile best practices. We also stay on top of emerging trends by partnering with hiring managers, headhunters, and recruiters.
We are dedicated to delivering a VIP-level client experience while producing the highest-quality deliverables. Our 60-90 minute in-depth interview process allows us to get all the information we need upfront, minimizing your time on revisions later.
Whether you have complex experience, are making a transition, or are moving up in your career, we help you distill your work down to the most notable achievements without getting lost in the details. This hyper-targeted approach positions you for the top roles in your field.