Including a photo on a resume is an important consideration. First of all, should you include a photo on your resume? Images can make a resume look more attractive and it can help to market yourself. There are also certain professions for which image is important, such as salespeople, bartenders, shop assistants, and recruiters. However, by having a photo on your resume you may put yourself at risk of discrimination.
Prepare Your Resume for Email and Online Posting
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But listing certifications on your resume correctly can be a bit fuzzy. The types of certificates vary across industries, from technical jobs to healthcare jobs. Therefore, certifications may be the key to beat ATS systems and make your resume more attractive than the competition. The first and most important step is to thoroughly read the job description. If you haven't looked at any job listings yet, search for jobs in your industry to find some.
How to Format and Upload Your Resume for the Online Job Search
Today, many employers use online job applications as a way for job applicants to submit their information and a resume. Employers often use automated systems to scan resumes and electronic application information to screen the good candidates from the bad. While uploading or copying and pasting your resume online is relatively easy, making sure the format stays in a readable format can take a little effort. Read the job posting to learn the resume format requirements.
Last Updated: December 17, References. This article was co-authored by Melody Godfred, JD. Melody Godfred is a Career Coach, Entrepreneur, and Founder of Write In Color, a full-service resume and career development company that specializes in developing compelling personal narratives and brands.