Your trusted guide who can get you pointed onto the right career path.

Dawn Rasmussen, CMP, is a certified resume writer and the president of Portland, Ore.-based Pathfinder Writing and Career Services. Clients from across the United States and Canada and from all career levels have benefited from Dawn's highly-focused and results-oriented resume, cover letter, and job search coaching services. Many professional groups as well as colleges and universities have appreciated the insights and expertise she shares during presentations on career management topics, and she is a frequently requested national speaker as a result. Dawn also has shared her knowledge as the official "Get the Job" columnist for One+ Magazine distributed to over 26,000 professionals worldwide, and written as a jobs expert for the "Career Oxygen" feature on Talentzoo.com, a job resource site for creative and marketing professionals.

Additionally, she has been a recognized career expert on Careerealism.com, which is a top 10 world-ranked career advice blog, and a regular contributor to the weekly TalentCulture.com's #Tchat meeting of the career industry minds' on Twitter. Dawn has  been quoted in the Chicago Tribune, CBSMoneyWatch, and Careerbuilder.com on career-related topics.

When Dawn isn't writing career documents, teaching, or speaking, she enjoys hiking in Oregon's spectacular outdoors.


Dawn Rasmussen


Chief Résumé Designer

Pathfinder Writing and
Career Services

PO Box 20536
Portland, OR 97294

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"Dawn is a great résumé writer. If you haven't been getting results in your job search, I recommend hiring Dawn to look at your résumé. Just a few days after she rewrote mine, I started getting calls and many face-to-face interviews. I'm sold ... to get hired in today's market, a good résumé will give you THE edge."
— Anne M., Data Center Operations Coordinator
Pathfinder Writing and Career Services LLC
PO Box 20536; Portland, OR 97294
(503) 539.3954 • dawn@pathfindercareers.com