Creating a résumé might not be a rocket science, but it’s not something to take too casually either. Your résumé is going to represent you to HR managers so you need to shine. HR managers receive a hundred or more résumés per job opening among which only a handful get selected. So, the competition is fierce and you need to focus on the most specific areas demanded by a potential employer to stand out.
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Let this infographic be your handy aide as it offers you insights on how to power up your résumé. You can also find several résumé templates online to help you understand the standard structure of a CV. This infographic starts with data on what the HR managers are actually looking for in a résumé followed by what to do and what not to do with your CV to stand above the crowd of job applicants you are competing with.
Lisa Smith represents Blueberrylabs.com.