Previously we have published an article about infographic resumes. We would recommend you to read it, because visual resume has not only advantages but also downsides.
Extensive experience does not mean that you automatically have a ‘impressive resume. You can have all the experience of this world, but if your resume is not pointed out, if you did not display this information clearly and structured or if your resume is not ‘tell a story’, no one will be able to recognize that your rich experience. Numerous studies confirm that reading CV on average takes six to twenty seconds. For this reason, there is no room for unnecessary information.
Although the standard form of a CV is recommended as the one with which you will at least make a mistake, sometimes it’s not bad to try something new.
Here are a few very simple CV that will help you stand out.
The effective resume / CV template displays the ultimate information architecture to give a positive impression. This resume / CV is suitable for any job. 8 Photoshop files included Files grouped in different layers (easy to find, modify and customize the information included) High resolution 300 DPI CMYK color mode. Download here.
Easy to customise with well documented and illustrated help file, clean resumes / minimal CV. Ideal for creative persons, designers, webdesigners etc. Item includes light and dark color schemes with highly organised layers, groups. For your comfort, Photoshop versions are included – you can easily edit your resume! Download here.
Professional Resume and Cover Letter : 2 color variations resume and cover letter for your job interview, 2 style resume for your job interview, A4 210mm x 297mm, files include: INDD , IDML, easy to use, CMYK, print Ready, font used in help file, all files are in Adobe . Download here.
Simple resume / CV in 7 color variations. It is easy customizable and editable. FEATURES: 1 resume /CV in 7 color variations ( 7 INDD files), easy to edit and customize, print ready. Download here.
Template for InDesign, Photoshop and Word. Organized Layers and Print-Ready. Download it here.
A simple, clean resume / CV template perfect for a range of professions. Editable in Adobe Photoshop, Indesign or Illustrator. Files included are: Photoshop PSD CS5, Illustrator Ai CS5 and eps, Indesign CS5 (indd and idml). Download here.
International A4 & US Letter sizes included. A beautiful, clean and well organised resume/cv template with a lighter, more elegant theme than most resume templates. Ideally designed for those who are looking for something a little less masculine but can easy be edited to suit any application with a quick font and colour change. This template uses a strong baseline grid and modular layout which will allow you to add or edit the layout very easily. Includes layouts for a Cover Letter, 2 Page Resume/CV and a Mini Portfolio. Dowlnoad here.
This 2 Page Resume with Cover Letter is a good way to showcase a successful carrier. It is suitable for positions that require presenting the candidate profile, extensive expertise and experience like executives, marketing specialists, branding people, all kind of managers. The first page was designed to present in a descriptive manner the profile summary, expertise and competencies. In the second page follows the classic resume categories (experience, education, skills, contact). You can use only the second page for a short version of the Resume, without any problem at all. It’s easy to edit and personalize both InDesign and MS Word versions of the template. 3-Piece Resume package contains: Resume 2 pages and Cover Letter available in red and grey, A4 and US letter size. Download here.
A very simple and eye-catching Resume/CV to impress your future employer. Choose between light or dark version. Well organized and typographically aligned documents. Best results on matte quality paper. Download here.
The perfect way to make the best impression. Strong typographic structure and very easy to use and customise. Complete Resume/CV template including 7-page Resume (with cover letter and portfolio pages. Prepared in International A4 and US Letter sizes in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Word files. Download here.