Granted these resumes mostly belong to creative design and art professionals and are inspired by corporate formats, but it is difficult to dislike them. They are creative, fun and pique one’s curiosity.
One wonders if there is room for professionals from other fields to make their resumes sell. If resumes are meant to sell then what are salespeople, for example, doing with all the bland black and white sheets of paper?
Joe Kelso Joe Kelso is a graphics artist
Sabrina Saccoccio Sabrina Saccoccio is a journalist
Eric Gandhi Eric Gandhi of http://www.ericgandhi.com is in information technology
Hiring managers do not solely rely on resumes, but a creative resume might open doors for an applicant. To be fair, let us pose the question, does everything needs to be creative?