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Ida Pettersson

Career Coach and Resume Expert


Taipei, Taiwan


2 years

About Me

Committed to empowering job seekers of all experience levels to take the next step in their careers, Ida helps professionals navigate the job hunt from start to finish.

After graduating from New College of Florida with a B.A. in Philosophy and Chinese Language and Culture, Ida moved to Hong Kong to begin her own career journey and finally settled in Taiwan. Her insights on resume writing, interview strategies, and career development have been featured on websites such as LawCareers.net, Digital Marketer, and SheCanCode.



  • Wrote and edited 100+ articles for the Resume Genius blog
  • Created 5+ scripts for our YouTube channel
  • Regularly asked by reputable platforms across the internet to provide career advice to their audience
  • Co-founded the Resume Genius running club

“We evolve beyond the person that we were a minute before. Little by little, we advance with each turn. That’s how a drill works!” — Simon

Ida’s favorite template

The "Current" professional resume template in yellow, featuring a sidebar for skills and education, and a header with artistic cubes

Professional Resume Template


general thoughts

This template is my current favorite because of its unique design and visual appeal. It also:

favorite points

  • Comes in several stunning colors
  • Gives you plenty of space to show off your skills
  • Uses a clean, straightforward layout
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Featured article written by Ida

An image of a woman thinking about her job hunt, with an illustration of a magnifying glass hovering over a briefcase behind her

Job Hunting in 2023: The Ultimate Guide

Looking for a new job? Our guide will help you start a job search the right way so you can land the position you want.

Content written by Ida Pettersson

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freelance work on resume
short cover letter example hero image, sample of a cover letter that's under 100 words
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Bookkeeper resume sample
Bookkeeper Resume Sample
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Ida Pettersson

a sample resume for a teacher assistant
A resume template with an orange header sitting on an orange table next to a succulent with unseen window blinds casting diagonal shadows across the table.
16 Resume Design Ideas
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Ida Pettersson

An example of an event planner resume
An orange secretary resume example
Secretary Resume Sample
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Ida Pettersson

Content reviewed by Ida Pettersson

A person using a laptop to research examples of academic CVs and professional CVs
400+ CV Examples
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Conrad Benz

An architecture resume example with a black header to help the applicant stand out to hiring managers
Architecture Resume Example
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Corissa Peterson

NICU nurse resume example that features a blue sidebar containing the candidate's name, contact information, education, and skills. The resume summary, work experience, and certifications are featured on the right.
NICU Nurse Resume Example

The Resume Genius Team

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Counselor Resume Examples

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