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Posted May 07, 2012 by

Resume Appearance Plays a Role in Your Job Search

While employers are concerned with the content of your resume, they also pay attention to how it is presented.

Creative professionals may want to “dress” their resume for success, a new survey by The Creative Group suggests. Nearly half (46 percent) of advertising and marketing executives interviewed said for those pursuing creative roles, how a resume looks matters as much as what it contains. Another 43 percent of respondents said good design is somewhat important; only seven percent of executives said a resume’s appearance is not very important. (more…)