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15 Creative Resume Ideas
Creative jobs require creative resumes. Think about it: If you’re applying for a job as a graphic designer, or an art teacher, or a curator at a native art gallery, you have to show what you’re made of. Made of bullet points and objective statements? You’re probably better off applying to the government. Made of colour and flair? You’re on the right track.
That said, you have to be careful not to go overboard. Your resume, however creative it might be, is still a resume. It needs to contain pertinent data—experience, skills, contact info—and it has to appeal to everyone, not just the artsy crowd.
Need some inspiration? Here are some fun ideas to help you stand out from the crowd: