Ascend5 is a global agency that brands and proactively reverse-recruits
Professionals to C-level targeting into high-quality roles so
you can make a greater impact.

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Ready to love your work and earn $10K-50K more?

We are Job Search & Career Growth Experts that use an expedited system for coaching, marketing services, and step-by-step courses to help you quickly and affordably land a much better job and salary.

Professional Branding | Modern Resume Writing & LinkedIn Development | Executive Coaching | Job Marketing Campaigns | Career Transition | College to Career Coaching

The job search is a complex process and most of these jobs are not never posted (99%).


The only way to find these opportunities is to proactively connect with your logical direct report (managers, directors, CEOs, search firms, board members, VCs, PEs, etc.). If you are not on their radar, you will never be considered. We work discreetly with graduates to C-level in 3 level-specific programs throughout this entire process to ensure you can cut your search time by 1/2.

Just some of the places we have gotten our clients work...

Job Search Experts

How Our EXPEDITE Program Works

We work nationally with Executives to Professionals using a proven framework, services, and coaching that cut your job search time by 1/2.

1BRAND: We review and make recommendations (PRO/PREMIUM) or redevelop and brand (ELITE) your resume & LinkedIn profile to market you well. 

Resume Example- Resume Writers Near Me
Get noticed 10X faster.

 2LAUNCH: We get clear on who to targeting and organize your job search.

LinkedIn Development
Stay on target with the right roles.

3 REVERSE RECRUIT: We connect you to key decision-makers in the hidden job market and show you how to effectively apply.

Career Coaching
Cuts the job search in 1/2.

4 LAND: We prep you for connecting and interviewing using a highly-effective consultative strategy.

Career Coaching
Land far more offers.

NEGOTIATE: We can pull data, assess, and help you to negotiate for the salary you are worth.

Salary Negotiations
Negotiate a value-based, not market-rate salary (up to $10K-$50K more).

Our process is simple. We manage your search.
We launch it, reverse recruit you, and prep you for the interview and salary negotiations. You focus on landing the right role.

  1. We get you in touch with your unique abilities, value, and mission, to build your personal brand.
  2. We build your brand and marketing materials.
  3. We guide you through the process effectively and reverse recruit you to 1000+ decision makers to find the hidden opportunities cutting your search in 1/2.

We work in the following industries: tech, business, finance, banking, accounting, commercial construction management, healthcare management, consulting, manufacturing, engineering, aerospace, clean energy, non-profit, oil & gas, etc.

Reverse Recruiting

We even brand your marketing collateral (resume & LinkedIn profile) to stand out.


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Examples of ways we have helped clients.

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Re-branded and reverse recruited him out of a highly stressful job, into a new career at his targeted company, Oracle.

Career5 Platform


We use our Career5 Career Management System (CMS) to keep you organized and motivated.

We use the Career5 CMS with the Rapid Job Search© and video coach courses to keep you on track and supplement your learning if needed.

Professional to C-Level Clients Served
Marketed resumes get noticed faster by
Avg Increase in Salary Using Framework
Network to targeted hiring managers

What Clients Are Saying...

Mid-level client landed a new role in a GIS consulting company and received a 12% salary increase; received 3X ROI from services in 1st year.
"It's crazy how people will spend money on concerts, boats, or new cars but they won't invest in their careers. This managed job search was a game changer.  I am taking my family on a much needed vacation! I learned so much that I can use down the road." - Greg H. Director of Sales for a data consulting company

Executive client landed a new role and received a 20% salary increase; 10X ROI from coaching
"The set looks awesome. You guys did a great job.  I have been very impressed with the experience and the final product.  You have been flexible, consultative, and overall accommodating to get me in the best position possible. Looking forward to getting this out on the market. It's a much better representation of me. Thank you!!!!!" - Aaron H. VP of Strategy.  (more testimonials)"

Data Engineer landed a new role through multiple opportunities that came from his resume/LinkedIn development; opportunity included a salary increase; a 30X ROI.
"I just wanted to let you know that I accepted an offer last week and will be starting Monday, October 25th. After you updated my LinkedIn profile and resume, I was BOMBARDED with great opportunities. I just wanted to say thanks so much for all your hard work. I couldn't have done it without you."-Andrew H., Data Engineer.  (more testimonials)

Executive client in process of landing a new role; results are soon to be determined.
"Thanks for reaching out! Actually, the sheer volume of activity is hard to keep up with (and maintain my full-time job). But overall, the results have been excellent - both from the contact-blitz but also from the resume itself. To answer your question, I don't see a need to open up the territory - it looks like I may have 4-7 offers materializing right now." Mike L., VP of Program

Executive client in process of landing a new role; results are soon to be determined.
"This process was extremely helpful. Gave me a great boost of confidence." -Janell W., Director of Programs


Your career can be your greatest financial and personal growth vehicle with the right strategy.  Be proactive. Don't leave money and opportunity on the table. Tap into training that can help you personally grow. Make it count.


No more stressful jobs, meaningless work, or stalled careers. We are built to grow.

This company has already helped 1000+ motivated performers to C-level executives to job search, scale up, increase salaries ($10K-$50K+) and reach for the right roles to open the doors for you to continue to grow and thrive. 

✮Let us work with you to manage your job search to get you into a role that gives you a meaningful work life.✮

Aimee Marcelo, Founder


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