Classic Resume Design

Designing a Traditional Resume

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Only about 30 percent of job openings today require a resume that is scannable. The remaining 70 percent can be designed with your personality and industry in mind without a second thought to scannability. A well-designed resume is essential to the job search process. This section provides guidance on designing an excellent resume.



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From Designing the Perfect Resume,by Pat Criscito.

Copyright 2000.  Reprinted by arrangement with Barron’s Educational Series, Inc.