Using graphics on your resumé

When you’re creating your resume think about content (first!), layout (clearly legible, white space for reading), and type choices. Your name can be at the top clearly typeset in a tasteful typeface (type ideas on your mapping handout).

It is not advised to create a logo for your name, or include distracting graphics on your resumé. Some color can work, use it sparingly, and it should only be used to enhance the content in some way.

Here’s a good article:

http://www.forbes.com/sites/work-in-progress/2012/06/28/will-a-graphic-resume-get-you-the-job-the-experts-respond/

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