About the SOS Career Service
The SOS Career Service gives one-on-one professional services, including resume writing, cover letter writing, job interview coaching, graduate school application preparation, and career coaching to clients across the United States and around the world. Our company is led by career experts who are dedicated to providing the best possible service to our clients. The SOS Career Service has over 40 professional resume writers and career coaches.
The SOS Career Service does not outsource career services or resume writing to inexperienced subcontractors from overseas.
The SOS Career Service Mission
Our mission is to give back to the community by providing high-quality, affordable, professional career services. We enable our clients in landing jobs in their chosen fields. We aid our clients to market themselves more effectively in their job search by producing top-notch resumes and cover letters and by providing professional job interview preparation services.
Jo was an experienced hiring manager, who was disappointed with the professional skills of many job applicants. In 2008, Jo began offering personalized interview coaching and resume writing services in Los Angeles. He subsequently founded the SOS Career Service and wrote The Definitive Guide to Ace Your Interview and Get the Job.
Jo was a student career coach for the Parker CMC (UCLA’s career counseling service) who helped students write resumes, draft cover letters, and prepare for interviews. For four years, Jo was a Boston-area diversity recruiter and interviewer for the Sponsors for Educational Opportunity Career Program. His previous employers include Citibank, State Street Corporation, Bain Capital, US Bank, and the McGraw-Hill Companies.
Jo received his MBA from the UCLA and Bachelor in Economics from the University of Chicago. Jo is a National Merit Scholar. He also has experience in the healthcare industry, having completed the USMLE Part 1 and attended medical school at St. Louis University for two years.
Jo is a frequent speaker on career matters and gives workshops on resumes, cover letters and job interview preparation.
Jo’s sister is Mindy Kaling, the star of the Mindy Project on Fox.
Patricia has been helping people write resumes and advance their careers, since 2009. Prior to becoming a professional resume writer, she worked in as an advertising executive in the entertainment industry. While working in advertising sales, she wrote marketing material, advertising copy, and sales pitches. As a lifelong creative writer, Patricia previously collected books, studied literature, and worked as a freelance copywriter.
Patricia received her BA in English from Claremont McKenna College.