For many professionals looking for careers in various industry, an important aspect of your job search is demonstrating creativity and creative resumes should be the right choice. From time to time, however, job seekers in more traditional roles also want to infuse a little of their own personality into their resume. So how creative should you be?
While it’s true that nearly all RESUMES/CV contain common elements such as your name, contact information, work history, and education, the main purpose of it is to demonstrate your unique qualifications through skills, training, and quantified results and accomplishments. Therefore, your resume should be tailored to you and, preferably, to your targeted employer. Content is the most important aspect of your RESUME/CV. Without compelling, quantified information, the Employer will not invest more than a cursory glance before moving to the next candidate. We wil