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 a top published career expert featured in over 40 major media outlets. She is a 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 national radio broadcasts, Forbes, The Huffington Post, Fortune, Business News Daily, Monster, The Muse, CareerBuilder, and others. She is the owner of The Writing Guru, a top-ranked resume service firm based in Miami, Florida, with national and international clientele served in more than 30 industries.
Wendi maintains an extensive portfolio of certifications, accolades, and industry-specific leadership. She is 1 of less than 50 Nationally Certified Resume Writers (NCRWs), and the country's only NCRW who is also an attorney. The NCRW certification is the resume industry’s highest credential.
Wendi holds 3 additional prestigious career certifications, Certified Professional Resume Writer (CRPW), Certified Career Transition Coach (CCTC), and Credentialed Career Manager (CCM). Wendi’s own career trajectory includes serving as a practicing member of the Florida Bar for over 10 years, working 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 that is also the third largest insurer in the country. Wendi entered the careers industry to follow her passion for writing to help others achieve their own career dreams.
Wendi is a member of numerous professional associations for resume writers, including serving on the Board of Directors for the National Resume Writers' Association. She is known for her knack of public speaking and commands a strong presence at local and national seminars for business writing, resume writing, interview skills, and college admissions essays. Some of her speaking engagements have included the American Bar Association, AmeriCorps, Embrace the Esquire, and the Women’s Chamber of Commerce. Wendi additionally serves as a contributing writer for The Huffington Post and a designated expert contributor for WorkItDaily, a top 5 career site. Her volunteer work encompasses active membership in breast cancer organizations and The Jewish Federation of Broward County.