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A Facebook Style Resume [PIC]

Willis Wee
Willis Wee
5:29 am on Dec 23, 2010

facebook-resumeYour resume plays a crucial role in your job hunt. Like an ad, make it interesting, creative and striking. You either leave a good impression or don’t.

Fighting with thousands of other resumes, 3 seconds is all you have to capture the hiring manager’s attention. It’s time to give your resume a design facelift.

How about a Facebook style resume? I promise it wouldn’t take too much time to create one.

As you would have known, Facebook recently changed its profile page design. One of the key changes includes a summary of your personal details. When the info side bar is clicked, it presents a nice resume-looking layout. The next few steps are no-brainers: Snap a screenshot and add in details at the side through Photoshop or Keynote. The final product should look like this:

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facebook-resume

If you have spare time, you could also add in tagged photos to demonstrate your creativity. This Facebook style resume not only looks better but it also shows self-confidence about your own social life. Other creative CVs include a Google style resume and also video resumes.


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