Welcome to The Creative Advantage! “Improving Lives with Better Careers … One Resume at a time!”

 Welcome to The Creative Advantage

“Improving Lives with Better Careers -15 Years!”

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Office Hours: Monday – Thursday 10 am – 4 pm. The office is closed Fridays.

Thank you so much for visiting! Enjoy exploring my website to learn more about me and my boutique writing service, The Creative Advantage.

I’m Laura Slawson, CIO – Chief Inspiration Officer, Award-Winning Published Master Resume Writer, (one of fewer than 24 worldwide) Certified Professional Resume Writer, Credentialed Career Manager (one of fewer than 17 worldwide) and Certified Digital Career Strategist.

Complimentary consultations are just a click away and can be easily scheduled on my calendar below. Your customized investment and due date will be discussed when we speak. Because each client has different needs, prices vary according to complexity, level of position desired, and years of experience. Your customized quote will be discussed after our consultation and a review of your current resume.

*Winner* Corporate American Today Annual Awards (4 years consecutively).

Accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ Rating (10+ Years)

Tested, evaluated, and re-certified in 2023 as a Master Resume Writer.


ASK ABOUT “VIP PACKAGES” – Get your portfolio of documents within a one-week timeframe. Dedicated support is devoted to just YOU the entire week! Three documents need to be ordered for this package and just 3 VIP Clients are accepted each month. Click on the VIP tab to learn more!

Choose one or more of the documents below:

RISING STAR (Mid-Career) BUNDLE: Resume, LinkedIn Profile, Value Proposition (Cover) Letter, Thank You Letter and Professional Reference List. You’re in the “middle” of your career. You have solid, proven experience, core skills, and notable accomplishments. You’ve proven yourself and may have letters of recommendation or exemplary performance reviews to prove it! A testimonial section is a wonderful way to add punch and excitement to your career documents!

EXECUTIVE ESSENTIAL BUNDLE (for busy executives). Resume, LinkedIn Profile, Value Proposition (Cover) Letter, Thank You Letter, Reference List, Professional Bio or an all-encompassing CV. You’re leading the pack as a bold, forward-thinking thought leader. You flourish in challenging environments and make key decisions with confidence. Driving growth and achieving bottom-line results are what you do best! Perhaps you have so much great experience, a Professional Addendum might be necessary! Let’s talk about it!

RESUME REVITALIZE (returning Clients only). Let’s update your resume and add your most current position, new accomplishments, credentials, education, certifications, or career stories. The best way to be ready for a new opportunity is to keep your resume updated! Once a year is best! Give me a call today to discuss a refresh.


“I am a CFO who hires people, and this resume told a story! Thank you so much for a great job!” HIRED!

I was very blessed to have a resume that helped me find a remote job at a large financial company!” HIRED!

First impression “WOW!” Before reaching out to Laura / The Creative Advantage, LLC, my resume and cover letter had been rewritten twice within 6 months. Laura took my resume and cover letter to the next level and was truly able to represent my experience as an HR Executive brilliantly. I’ll say to anyone reading my review – you would be doing yourself a disservice if you do not give The Creative Advantage, LLC a try. I GUARANTEE you will not be disappointed!” ~ HR Executive HIRED!

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Published: “Ready, Aim, Hired – Job Search Tactics That Really Work” by Fred Coon, LEA, JCTC, CRW and Conne Reece, PhD – 2022. Published samples of my resumes can be found on pages 135-143.

Published: Paramus! Magazine – Magazine of the Greater Paramus Chamber of Commerce

Awarded: Business Elite Awards – Best Career Management Specialist & Excellence Award in Resume Writing 5 years consecutively (2018-2023)

Featured: CNBC “Make It!”

Featured Speaker: WTBQ Creativity and Technology Solutions for Business and Life Radio Show

Featured Speaker: Stewart, Cooper & Coon “The ViewPoint”

Professional Memberships:

Be A Resume Writer

Career Thought Leaders (Master Resume Writer, Credentialed Career Manager, Career Industry Authority All in Member

The National Resume Writer’s Association “Ask the Experts” contributor.

Schedule your complimentary consultation today on the calendar below:

Laura’s Calendar

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