What our clients say about us

We constantly strive to improve our service and greatly rely on your feedback in order to do so. We would be delighted to receive your testimonials, comments or suggestions.

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Here are just some examples of comments we have recently received:

"Thanks Nike! I appreciate your assistance and good wishes. You did a great job!"

Gerhard Hartzenberg, Head of Operations, Automotive Industry

"Thanks a lot! You saved my career!"

Marli Malherbe, Sales Representative

"Thank you, it looks great and I'm very happy with it :) Thanks so much for offering to send my CV to your friends, that's most kind and thoughtful of you! Will definitely let you know how things go, and if anyone I know of is looking for help with their CV, I'll pass your info on for sure!"

Dylan Stevens, Manager and Head Talent Booker, established modelling agency in Cape Town

"Thank you very much. I like the LinkedIn profile. It's to the point and concise, but gives the most important information."
(We wrote a CV for this client 2 years ago. We have now updated her CV and written a LinkedIn profile.)

Marike Bester, Senior Account Manager, ICT Industry

"Thanks for all your help. It was worth every cent. I am over the moon!"
(We assisted this qualified attorney with his application for entry into a highly acclaimed post-graduate course in Film Studies, based in Los Angeles (a complete career change!). He was successful in securing one of only twenty-five places on the course).

Qualified Attorney and aspiring Film Producer

"I was thinking of you yesterday and wanted to mail you as I have some good news. I got the job I went for after our meeting and started on Monday. The interview went really well. Thanks so much for your assistance. You have been extremely helpful. I will definitely refer you to anybody I know who may benefit from your services."
(We wrote a CV and covering letter for this position and provided one interview coaching session prior to the interview.)

Nicolette de Villiers, Distribution Director, Financial Services Industry

"I just wanted to thank you personally for your coaching and amazing presentation of my career in the form of my CV. At last I have secured what I believe to be the right job...I will certainly recommend your valuable services to everyone I know! Many thanks for everything."

Belinda Durham, Senior Sales Professional

"Thank you so much for both of my stunning CVs. You did an excellent job!" "You have certainly restored my faith in CV writers. I too am very impressed."

Cheri Westoby (Equestrian / Events)

"The interview which you helped me prepare for went very well! There was a good positive connection in the room. I was selected as the first candidate! Many thanks for nursing me through the process. It was an amazing personal journey."
(Our client had 2 interview coaching sessions and was successful in securing this position.)

Dr Janice Golding, Environmental Services Consultant (offered the position of Programme Manager with a European Embassy)

"Many thanks for your excellent work on my CV. I can feel proud of sending your excellent version of me to a potential employer."

Marius Krige, Senior Group Executive (Automotive / Luxury Consumer Goods / FMCG / Food Service conglomerate)

"You deliver excellent work and can always trust your quality of work when referring."

Dr Hermann Liebenberg, Senior Psychologist / Director and Founder of a private practice in Centurion

"I must congratulate you! I can see you're a pro in what you do. There are so many things we missed in his CV which you mentioned in your questionnaire."
(In response to our tailored fact finding questionnaire)
"Well, well, you are GOOD!!! So far, I can see everything is 100% correct. Thank you, and well done!"
(In response to the draft CV)

Marzaan Louw (wife of our client, a senior qualifed Artisan, standing in as Engineering Supervisor)

"I love it. It's so great I didn't recognise that the covering letter is about me! Thanks so much."

Joyce Chireka, Masters Graduate in Biochemistry

"The feedback I received from the participants after the workshops was very positive and I believe that we have "hit the nail on the head" ... would you be interested in assisting us with one more workshop?" (we provided three career coaching workshops, one to employees and two to members of the local community as part of their corporate social responsibility initiative)

HR Manager (and workshop facilitator), manufacturing company, Montagu Gardens

"I am pleased with the new CV. Thanks for answering my questions and for your patience, help and advice."

Chemical Engineer

"Very impressed. Thank you. You should conduct my interview for me!"

Candidate Attorney

"Just to let you know that I got the job offer for the post. Thank you once again for all your help and support." (our client received three interview coaching sessions prior to the interview)

Medical Consultant, Senior Lecturer and Unit Head (offered job post of Professor and Head of Clinical Unit)

"Thank you once again for doing such an excellent job with my CV, it's exactly what I wanted!!!"

Sales and Marketing Representative

"Since I last saw you, I had an interview with xxx. It went better than the interview I had there 18 months ago...The feedback I have had so far was that I was more relaxed in the interview...I'm sure your pointers helped a lot!...Thank you for your help so far!! I really appreciate it!" (after one interview coaching session)

Senior Financial Accountant

"Thanks for the good work. This looks excellent. I really appreciate your effort put in on both CVs. I will definitely mention your good work to my colleagues".

Professor of Linguistics

"I am happy with the result and would like to thank you for your work and the advice you have given me". (CV writing)

Chief Certification Engineer and Consultant

"Thanks for your valuable input and notes. I will keep in touch." (career coaching)

Debtors Controller, nearing retirement

"WOW! That is excellent!!!! You're a star, thanks a lot. I think it's 100%. (CV writing)

Senior IT Analyst and Developer

"It is great to finally have someone to guide me in the right direction. I look forward to our next meeting." (career coaching)

Business Management Graduate with a diverse career history

"My CV looks absolutely marvelous. It is much more interesting and I love the layout!! I can not thank you enough! Thank you for all your hard work and effort. There is definitely not a single thing I would want to change."

Recent Health and Social Sciences Graduate with 7 years' previous experience

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