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Visualize your resume in one click. The Anatomy of a Really Good Resume: Good Resume Example. I often get asked: what makes a really good résumé?

The Anatomy of a Really Good Resume: Good Resume Example

Truth is, that is a loaded question with no real good answer. Every employer is different and every job description is different and every applicants’s qualification’s are different. In fact, there is no perfect, good resume example. The only right answer to that question goes something like this: “The good résumé is the one that perfectly adapts design and content to an employer’s expectations, personal tastes, and goals and highlights all the skills necessary for the position, plus does a little something extra to ‘wow’ the employer.” Now if that isn’t a difficult task, I don’t know what is! Of course, there is no real need to panic. To make a good résumé, you have to mix good content with strong design. Click on the image to open a .jpg file in your browser, or open the PDF version. If you’re looking for more information about résumés and business communication in general, please check out my resources page. What a Bad Résumé Says When It Speaks. Résumés communicate a lot about us.

What a Bad Résumé Says When It Speaks

When we turn in a résumé, employers assume a whole lot about who we are beyond just our job experiences. By the way we design, edit, organize, and include information, employers suddenly assume things, like how old we are, how hard we work, what’s important to us, who we interact with, how creative we are, and so forth. Don’t put yourself in a bad position by including something that sends the wrong message. 10 CREATIVE TIPS FOR WRITING A WINNING RESUME by Paula Zuehlke. To be assured that your resume is noticed and reviewed by prospective employers you need to be willing to take your time.


Be prepared to rework, revise and edit until your satisfied that you have written a winning resume. The following 10 tips are an excellent outline for writing a resume that will get attention. 1. Have an interesting, factual and informative cover letter. Specify your qualifications, education and experience without just summarizing the whole resume. 4 Simple Tools for Creating an Infographic Resume. This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.

4 Simple Tools for Creating an Infographic Resume

As a freelancer or job seeker, it is important to have a resume that stands out among the rest — one of the more visually pleasing options on the market today is the infographic resume. An infographic resume enables a job seeker to better visualize his or her career history, education and skills. Unfortunately, not everyone is a graphic designer, and whipping up a professional-looking infographic resume can be a difficult task for the technically unskilled job seeker. For those of us not talented in design, it can also be costly to hire an experienced designer to toil over a career-centric infographic. Luckily, a number of companies are picking up on this growing trend and building apps to enable the average job seeker to create a beautiful resume. 1. The company's vision is to "be the future of resumes. "

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35 Brilliant Resume Designs

Colorful CV/Resume Template. Creative resume / CV PSD template (CMYK print-ready) EmailShare Friends, today’s PSD download is an elegant piece of resume in 2 color variations in Photoshop PSD format ready for print.

Creative resume / CV PSD template (CMYK print-ready)

The basis of the design is to creatively put forward your resume details in a modern way for both readability and legibility. The resume file comes in fully layered PSD format with each part organized in folders for easy editing of text and graphics. The size of the resume template is 8.5″x11″ with 0.125″ bleed in CMYK for printing purpose. The fonts used in the design work are Arial and Nevis. 30 Creative Resume (CV) Designs for Inspiration. Some time ago we have posted an article containing information on how to correctly write a resume.

30 Creative Resume (CV) Designs for Inspiration

The content of your resume is definitely very important, but you should also care about its looks. 30 Amazingly Creative Examples of Designer Resumes. It’s extremely hard to find a job these days!

30 Amazingly Creative Examples of Designer Resumes

The market is slow, the economy is bad, and the competition is fierce. To get a job you will have to stand out of the crowd. The following resumes go against everything my business teacher taught me. She taught us to never place a picture of yourself, use clip art, use icons, graphics, or make it colorful. Basically keep it as dull and ugly as you can. Please keep in mind that if you apply to companies that have nothing to do with the design field, they wont appreciate your artfulness. However, I think if you are in the design field you need to show off your creativity. 20 Creative Resume Designs Which Will Amaze Any Potential Employer. A great showcase design post of some truly creative and inspiration CV designs which im sure would blow away any potential employer.

20 Creative Resume Designs Which Will Amaze Any Potential Employer

The post focus on creative designs which make use of creative layout and designs which focus on colour. We would love for you to share within the comments your favourite designs from the post.