Change is Coming!

We all know change is inevitable, right? Well, after much thought and consideration, and nearly 30 years of improving resumes for people across the globe, Peterson’s has decided to wind down our interests in ResumeEdge. While the service will be temporarily unavailable to new users, there’s a new strategy in the works, and we hope to introduce a new version shortly – please check back soon for more information.

If you just signed up for ResumeEdge, don’t worry, we’ve got your back and will continue to provide you with our services through March 31st. We know that many of you have come to rely on ResumeEdge, and we want to thank you all for your trust in our product, and encourage you to come back for more information on how to access the new product.

Thank you again, and we’ll see you soon!

Resume Writers Needed.

Supplement a Full- or Part-Time Job
with This Freelance Opportunity

About Us

ResumeEdge provides professional resume writing and editing services for job seekers worldwide. We are the leading provider of resume writing services and have written and edited thousands of resumes over the years. ResumeEdge is owned and operated by Nelnet, a publicly traded education services company. Nelnet helps students and families plan, prepare, and pay for their education—and find jobs after they graduate from college.

About the Job

You will write and edit resumes, cover letters, and LinkedIn® Profiles using customers’ existing resumes and additional information submitted via a questionnaire. You will interact with customers using a ResumeEdge-provided email address. Some assignments will require telephone interviews with clients; calling cards are provided. Self-paced, ongoing training resources are available on our online resume writer portal.


Writers must have a strong background in one or more of our 40 job industries or have past experience writing and editing resumes and cover letters. Certified Professional Resume Writers (CPRW) and National Certified Resume Writers (NCRW) certification is preferred, but not required.  Our writing standards are high; ResumeEdge holds all writers to a proprietary certification process that includes adhering to quarterly quality checks. You must have access to a computer and the Internet, and be an expert in Microsoft Word. Excellent verbal and written communication, patience, data organization, and critical thinking skills required.


As a freelance resume writer, you have the flexibility to work from anywhere. You set your own hours and schedule and take as few or as many assignments as you like. ResumeEdge writers may also accept/continue freelance assignments with other businesses. Pay is per assignment; bonuses are available for resume writers with excellent customer feedback.

How to Apply

If you meet the above requirements, we’d love to hear from you. Submit your resume and a “before” and “after” of a resume you’ve edited or written. If selected for further evaluation, you will be contacted via email. The evaluation process includes a resume edit, critique, and phone interview.

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