It’s often said that there are far more applicants than available job roles. With competition always being tight in the hiring process, you need a way to stand out and make a strong first impression. The resume is going to be the first point of contact for hiring managers, and providing a strong resume is crucial.
You’ve just gotten the call for your dream job, and the recruiter is asking for your resume as soon as possible. The only problem is that you don’t have a resume ready to send them!
Having a website that features your portfolio is crucial if you want to attract more clients. A WordPress portfolio site is also necessary when you’re trying to land a job in a creative agency or another business looking to hire a designer, illustrator, architect or anyone else who needs to display their past works.
You may think you know how to email a resume to a potential employer. But consider this, if the email with your resume is constantly filtered out or ignored, your chances of being considered for the job are gone.
Design and illustration careers are as varied as the artists that hold them. Today we’ll take a peek behind the curtain at the career paths of Art and Creative Directors.
Editor’s Note: In our article for International Women’s Day, we looked at the contributions women have made to photography and how they’ve shaped photography for their own goals. Inspired by the women we profiled, we’re continuing with the theme and publishing profiles of women in photography.
Possessing a professional resume to show to potential employers is priceless. It can mean the difference between landing that lucrative position you’re aiming for or another applicant getting the job.