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You can find assistance with your resume lots of places. I am not familiar with that company, but think about what you are getting. They are probably going to spend several hours collecting information from you, fitting it into a standard computer program, and then sending is back to you for comments. So what will this person get paid? At least $20/hr plus office overhead and support.

$300 is not unreasonable for the service if it includes printing.

Today many companies offer their former employees outplacement services. These services do the same thing. Its a service to negotiate for it you get laid off.

I have also heard of organizations whose members volunteer to work with unemployered executives to help them do their own resume. You might find them through local universities or through organizations like service core for retired executives.

But you should be able to do your own resume if you are willing to spend the time at it. Visit the library for books of samples.

Most would feature your main selling points in the cover letter. Keep the resume itself to factual data. But then do your marketing and focus on a particular job target for each resume. Write that cover letter. Then revise your resume to feature your main selling points for that position.

Good luck.
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