PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION OF RESUME WRITERS AND CAREER COACHES – CODE OF BUSINESS ETHICS

A PARW/CC member in good standing will:

  • professionally provide clients with products and services that will enhance their abilities to achieve their goals and objectives – regardless of race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age level or income, or physical handicap
  • be sensitive to client needs and compassionate in providing advice, products, and services in meeting the client’s specific career goals
  • deliver to the client what was promised and be truthful in guiding, advising, and counselling clients in all aspects of the resume writing / employment industry
  • maintain strict confidentiality with every client, revealing information only upon written authorization by the client
  • keep current of new trends, formats, writing styles, and resume / employment presentations to best serve his/her clients through the PARW/CC newsletter and other publications or sources
  • stay abreast of market and hiring trends that will affect his/her clientele. By staying current, PARW/CC members will provide up-to-date advice, counsel, products, and services to better meet clients’ career objectives
  • comply with all legal obligations in providing professional services
  • be aware that contact with the public as a PARW/CC member promotes the organization and reflects on the resume writing / consulting service as an industry
  • be responsible to the community and be a contributing part of this environment through participation in community activities, and will offer professional advice and information pertaining to the resume writing / employment field
  • emphasize the professional spirit of the organization by encouraging and promoting good relations among members