The expanding availability of digital tools has meant that today’s job seekers can employ ever more creative, innovative and dynamic ways of grabbing the attention of prospective employers, whilst social media can help the good ones go viral.
Here are two of my favourites…
QR Code CV
Victor Petit’s phenomenal integration of QR code technology and YouTube video with the traditional CV resulted in one of the most dynamic résumés ever:
Having recently graduated, Gareth Cash is looking for work as a production assistant. The YouTube CV is starting to become more common; yet it’s rare to find videos as creative, innovative and truly charming as this one. (Thanks to Sara Doron for bringing this to my attention!)