Barbara Adams

Blonde Woman SmilingBarbara Adams, CPRW, CEIP, MMRW, MFRW, MFCA-T
Master Military Resume Writer
Master Federal Resume Writer
Master Federal Career Advisor/Trainer

President & CEO CareerPro Global, Inc.

Barbara Adams has led CareerPro Global, Inc. (CPG) since 1989, and is recognized as one of the pioneers in the careers services industry. Barbara has built CPG into one of the largest and fastest-growing career services organizations industry-wide. Barbara is committed to CPG’s core factors that include quality product, exceptional customer service, and a passion for helping others achieve their career goals. She believes so strongly in these core factors that she positioned CPG to raise the bar by developing a custom Quality Management System through which all of CPG’s processes are reviewed and measured for quality.

Barbara has been an active participant in the careers community for more than 37 years. Barbara and her team are sought-after writers and career coaches. CPG has served more than 70,000 clients to date and is still growing.

Industry Credentials:

  • Master Federal Career Advisor and Trainer (MFCA-T)
  • Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW)
  • Master Military Resume Writer (MMRW)
  • Certified Employment Interview Professional (CEIP)
  • Master Federal Resume Writer (MFRW)
  • Member, Forbes Career Council
  • Awarded the Wounded Warriors contract for the State of Texas to provide career transition services
  • Presenter, “The Federal Government Landscape,” CDI Conference, 2009
  • Presenter, “The Federal Government: The Roadmap Ahead and Roadmap to a Successful Military Transition,” CDI Conference, 2011
  • Developed and launched training curriculum for the Department of Defense (DOD): Writing ECQs and How to Find Federal Jobs
  • Launched new corporate SES division in support of, 2010; new ISO SES SOP, 2015


  • Co-Author, Roadmap to the Senior Executive Service, 2011; 2nd Edition 2020
  • Co-Author, Roadmap to Becoming an Administrative Law Judge, 2010
  • Co-Author, Roadmap to Job-Winning Military to Civilian Resumes, 2011
  • Co-Author, Roadmap to Federal Jobs, 2018
  • Co-Author, Master Military Resume Writer (MMRW)
  • Co-Author, Master Federal Career Advisor and Trainer (MFCA-T)
  • Writer/Editor, “Information for Today’s Career Pro,”, 2005 to Present
  • Contributor, The U.S. Book of Government Jobs, Vol. 11, by Dennis Damp: 2011
  • Columnist Career Tips for SES,, 2011 to Present
  • Columnist Transition Insight,, 2005 to Present
  • Contributor,, 2006 to Present
  • Published, Writer on Forbes, 2019

Education and Specialized Training:

  • Business Administration and Management, UM
  • Career Coaching | Leadership | Train-the-Trainer | Personal and Corporate Branding
  • Executive Leadership | DISC Behavioral Profiling
  • ISO 9001:2008, Auditor Training