Do you need a visual version of your resume? A chart to highlight your work history? Think twice before jumping on the “infographic” bandwagon.
In an increasingly competitive job market, applicants are looking for new ways to stand out from the crowd, but a recent survey suggests submitting a video resume may not be the answer. Just one in four (24 percent) senior executives interviewed said their companies accept video resumes from candidates.
It’s all the buzz this week.Ã‚Â A company called VisualCV claims to be reinventing the resume.Ã‚Â It allows video, pictures and a portfolio, graphics and “other supporting documents.”Ã‚Â The point is to make your resume come alive and potentially eliminate the need for a first interview.Ã‚Â (The idea being that you’ll be providing so much […]