Posts tagged “resume design”

How to Write a Resume

Having a good resume is more important now than ever before. Companies often receive hundreds of applications for one job opening, so they use special software to screen each resume to reduce the pile to a more manageable level. This has two very important implications for job seekers: first, you have to write your resume in a way that will pass through their software successfully; second, hiring managers will still have to read through a lot of resumes, so you [...]

4 Top Resume Format Tips

Contrary to popular belief, effective resume formats are not unique and creative; they are simply professional. It’s all about following that old acronym that we’ve heard time and time again – KISS (Keep It Simple Stupid). Outlining what makes you unique, is an important step to succeeding in the job search process. However, the key principle is to ensure that YOU are unique. A fun and colourful resume may stand out in the pile, but it will have the hiring [...]