I know professionals like you.

You’re well-recognized in your industry because of your solid expertise. After all, you’re good at what you do; you’re confident in your skills and strengths, and you have the self-awareness to understand that powerfully written career documents engage readers more quickly.

In the highly-competitive modern job market, you’ll need both strong branded messaging and an expert’s help to communicate your unique brand to a potential employer in a manner that’s both clear and noteworthy. Like the cardinal, you’ll need to stand out.

That’s where Cardinal Expert Resumes can assist.

CER offers a variety of career services for college students as well as mid- to senior-level professionals. Whether you’re looking for your dream job or positioning yourself for a promotion or raise, I have the tools and support you need to accelerate your career. You know what you can do. Let’s discover how you can sell your value to your next employer—or your current boss.

I can help you:

  • ...create a polished resume, cover letter, and/or LinkedIn profile that articulates and quantifies your accomplishments.
  • ...develop a personal, marketable brand that shines through in all of your documents.
  • ...prepare for interviews with mock Q&As and suggestions about how to gently but affirmatively respond to objections.
  • …build strategic and personalized job search campaigns optimized for social media.
  • ...and more!
Get noticed. Get interviewed. Get hired.

About Cheryl Milmoe, Founder

How do you live your brand at work? How do you create a polished personal and professional image? How do you distinguish yourself from your peers? These are questions I can answer when you work with Cardinal Expert Resumes.

I am a contributor to the Ask The Experts panel on the National Resume Writers’ Association website, as well as a published writer on industry blogs, journals, and career websites. I know how to get to the core of a person’s strengths. It’s a collaborative process, and I listen carefully to what you say to uncover your success stories. Together, we’ll explore the subtleties that comprise your professional brand.

And when you contact Cardinal Expert Resumes, you will work directly with me. I am the principal writer at CER; I don’t subcontract my work, and I don’t use ghost-writers. All research, preparation, and writing is done by me and me alone! Every client receives my personal, undivided attention. I offer unlimited coaching calls and email communication throughout the writing process so all of your questions are answered and your voice is reflected through your documents.

Let’s craft a personalized career strategy that is realistic and attainable for you.


  • Certified Career Life Planning and Development (NYU)
  • Certified Advanced Resume Writer (CARW) 
  • Nationally Certified Online Profile Expert (NCOPE)
  • Reach Certified Social Branding Analyst (CSBA)
  • Academy Certified Resume Writer (ACRW)


  • National Resume Writers' Association (NRWA)
  • NRWA, Ask the Experts contributor
  • NRWA, Public Image Committee
  • Career Development Specialists Network
  • Career Directors International
  • Career Thought Leaders