Wendi Weiner, creatively known as The Writing Guru®, is an accomplished attorney, former college writing professor, 4X certified executive resume writer and career transition coach, and award-winning career expert. She is a founding member of the prestigious Forbes Coaches Council, an invitation-only membership for the country’s leading career and business coaches. Wendi has been featured in more than 50 major media outlets, radio shows, and podcasts. She is also a contributing writer for The Huffington Post and Thrive Global, and she is a content writer for Inc. Magazine’s Content Strategies division. Wendi has a trail of accolades, including global recognition as the #1 Resume Expert, and Best Resume Services Firm and Executive Career Coach of the Year.
Wendi provides personal and career branding for attorneys, top-tier executives, and business leaders. As part of her devotion to her craft, Wendi maintains an extensive portfolio of certifications and industry-specific leadership. She is 1 of approximately 50 Nationally Certified Resume Writers (NCRWs), and the country's only NCRW who is also an attorney. She also holds certifications as a CPRW, CCTC, and CCM. Wendi’s own career trajectory includes serving as a member of The Florida Bar since 2004, working in Big Law for a top national law firm, handling appeals and litigating fraudulent insurance claims, and serving as a corporate trial attorney for a Fortune 200 company. Wendi entered the careers industry after practicing law for almost 12 years to follow her passion for writing and to help others achieve their own career dreams and success.
Wendi is a member of numerous professional associations for resume writers and career coaches. She has served on the Board of Directors for The NRWA since 2015, and has dedicated her service to mentoring new members and educating members about best business practices. Wendi regularly speaks at national conferences about business professionalism, branding, and social networking. As the 2018 President-Elect and Ethics Chair, and 2019 President, Wendi is committed to the integrity of the industry and growing the organization’s public image.