Two Page, Lead with Skills and Strengths

Two Page, Lead with Skills and Strengths

Two Page, Lead with Skills and Strengths This is a good illustration of how resume construction is a bit of a match game. The position to which I wanted to apply listed skills and strengths that perfectly matched mine. So leading with that made more sense than...
One Page, Two Column Red Resume

One Page, Two Column Red Resume

One Page – Two Column Red Résumé With plenty of white space around the candidate’s name and contact information, as well as a nice pop of red color, this résumé will stand out from others whose design amounts to “a sea of ink,” meaning a résumé that is so...
Two Page – MS Word Format

Two Page – MS Word Format

Two Page – MS Word Format Resume We wanted to go with a very straight-forward, no-frills Microsoft Word document for this job seeker. And of course, we export it as a PDF when submitting to a potential employer. The emphasis of this résumé is the deliverable...
Two Page – Limited Employers

Two Page – Limited Employers

Two Pages – One Column, No Photo Résumé This is another example of a candidate with a lengthy employment history, but with only two employers. This candidate is promoting her expertise in one field, which is evident to the hiring manager at a quick glance. A...
Two Page Gray & White Résumé

Two Page Gray & White Résumé

Two Page Gray & White Résumé In this example—which is mine, by the way—we have a candidate who has been in the job market for a number of years and worked at various careers. At a quick glance, the hiring manager can get a sense for the length of service this...