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A recruiter just spends about six seconds on a resume – the length of a Vine video. Thus it is important to find a way to make your resume stand out of tons of other resumes, particularly when you are in design. Impressive resume designs show your potential employer that youâ€™re full of outstanding ideas, a creative person with plenty of imagination to spare.
While creative CV design may not work with an economist or a lawyer, itâ€™s ideal for designers and artists. Self-promotion via print is a new trend these days, so design to impress. Here are a few awesome resume ideas you can draw inspiration from. Creative is the word of the day!
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