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Resume Designs It’s extremely hard to find a job these days! 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. 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. Resume is a French word that means summing up. The “DO’s” of a Resume: Write it YourselfBrief, Concise, Action-OrientedRewrite/ReviseAccurate (Not Puffed Up)Emphasize StrengthsDeemphasize WeaknessesHave your resume professionally edited “Dont’s” of a Resume: Photos or Illustrations ( In the Design Field you can go against this rule)Reasons You Left Past JobsSalaryFeelings About Travel or RelocationTestimonialsPolitics or Religion Essential Components Of A Resume: Personal Data/Contact InformationEducationExperience (Appropriate Volunteer Work)Achievements, Skills, and Qualifications

Art | The Nonsense Society “There are no machines in the world that are so varied, so beautifully sculpted and yet equally so disturbing as firearms.” – Gale Hart (Artist, USA) Gale Hart is a talented, self-taught artist based out of Sacramento, California who created this incredible art series, entitled “Unconcealed”, based on an experience with firearms. After witnessing the power and design of guns firsthand at a gun show, Hart was inspired to create art based on the experience. It is chilling, intense, and thought-provoking. […] Beautiful Wildlife Paintings by Paul Pettersson (Australia) Australian painter Paul Pettersson masterfully wields the brush to create these vibrant paintings of wildlife. His ever-growing portfolio is filled with beautiful images of seascapes, landscapes, and creatures that live both underwater and on land.

Save the Date Designs Stay Updated to the Latest Blog Post!SUBSCRIBE NOW FOR FREE! Save the date wedding invitations are one way of letting your future guest, busy family and friends know about your wedding celebration will soon be here. This allows them to mark their calendars for that reason. Here are a showcase of creatively designed save the date wedding invites for your inspiration: 01 SOURCE: Magnolia Press 02 SOURCE: Etsy 03 SOURCE: Stacy Claire Boyd 04 SOURCE: Kim Nguyen 05 Eva Walter 06 SOURCE: Magnet Street 07 SOURCE: Jenny Romanski 08 SOURCE: Peter Bowen 09 SOURCE: Pinkerton Design 10 SOURCE: Marabou Design 11 SOURCE: Paul Hainsworth 12 SOURCE: Mandy Gordon 13 SOURCE: Sarah Hawkins Designs 14 SOURCE: Three Steps Ahead 15 SOURCE: Ringo Baby 16 SOURCE: KimsCustomCardsandGifts 17 SOURCE: Le Papier Boutique 18 SOURCE: Magnet Street 19 SOURCE: Amy Olert Hardy 20 SOURCE: JoopaDoops 21 SOURCE: Lauren Okura 22 SOURCE: Agence Divine 23 SOURCE: KimsCustomCardsandGifts 24 SOURCE: Cheer Up Cherup 25 SOURCE: DwellStudio

Inspirationfeed - be inspired! Resume Designs In the “days of yore” we typed resumes and ran down to the local office supply store with the new marvel a fax machine. Within minutes our typed paper was in a fax machine tray in another city and an hour or two later we received a call to come in for an interview the next day. Today, it is not only a new century but we are staring at 10% unemployment. We are in an environment of companies adding work loads to existing employees rather than hiring because of the uncertainty in the business world. The lines are increasing at the unemployment office as fast as resumes are collecting on the desks of the graphic design manager’s desk. So it is out with the old and in with something unique, eye-catching and pointed to sell yourself to the employer by a fireworks’ display of who you are. General Element Spotlight Spotlight Personal & Professional Profile Spotlight Applicable Experience Spotlight Your Work Specific Element Building Blocks Be Creative with Your Timeline

30 Creative and Inspiring Blog Designs These days, blogs are all over the place and they cover almost all areas you may think of. A really great thing about the ‘proliferation’ of blogs is that we can always find great design inspiration while browsing around them. They don’t need to be famous to have an amazing look, and we can notice that more and more people are designing great blogs! SimpleBits Jeff Finley Adii Rockstar The Official Squarespace Blog Matthew Buchanan Biggest Apple Ecoki The Astonishing Adventures of Lord Likely Gates Notes Surfstation CreativeDepart Jeff Sarmiento Mulletized The Pixel Jordi Romkema Workawesome Mike Matas N.Design Studio One by Four: Blog Another Blog About Stuff Duiwaigh Sam Brown New to York Kimberly Colles Illustration Blog Natalie Jost The Swish Life About the Author Gisele Muller loves communication, technology, web, design, movies, gastronomy and creativity. Related Posts 430 shares 10 Tech Blogs Web Designers Should Be Reading Read More 651 shares 40 Inspiring Blog Designs

Minimalistic Logos Depending on the flavor of your business, your logo may appear big and flashy, bold and colorful or just plain simple and clever. In this roundup, I’ve turned the spotlight towards the more simple and clever logo styles that leave a strong impression. As simplistic as they may appear, there is genius behind these 60 highly clever minimal logo designs. OneFund Filmaps Folder back Bipolar Backspace Stairs Fence v.2 Walk Unarmed Frankenstein Films Thinktank Pelican eveva Love Clip SewPerfect Wave Pendulum Sex Lovers City Direct FishLine Up Straight UP elefont Rocket Golf Illusion Circus of Magazines CodeFish Zip Mummy Foot Missing Helium Killed Productions Bird Giraffe minimum Catch 5 ascus HandsUp Pencil James Forbes Plumbing Wine Searcher Ed’s Electric LocKey Handmade Pictures upside down productions More Wine Kingdom brand Twins Horror Films Ross Poultry Half Crown Jump Atack Tulipart Have a Favorite? When putting a showcase of inspiration together, I often find myself picking a couple of favorites out of the bunch. Written by Shawn Ramsey

29 Fantastic Transparent Business cards Marketing is a huge part of building any company. And with proper marketing comes human networking which often involves the exchange of the business card. These bits of paper often contain information about your website, phone number, e-mail address, and location of your company headquarters. Here are some valuable tips on how to improve your business card. Blerina Konci is one of the first publishers at B | Creative, who has contributed to build B | Creative.

20 Logos (2009) The logo is one of the most important elements of identity and branding. Although logos are small, they are equally as difficult to create as web designs or business cards, because they need to be relatively simple, memorable, and professional. Continuing our roundups from 2009, this post features 20 of the best logos from 2009. If you liked this post, please help promote it by sharing it with your friends. Advertisement