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21 Free Résumé Designs Every Job Hunter Needs

Step one: Download these templates. Step two: Go get that job!

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4. This is a great option for someone who doesn't have a ton of work experience.

Most of the emphasis is placed on the applicant's skills and abilities (as opposed to their job history).

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6. Monochromatic yet inventive, this is a fantastic design to use when applying for a job in a creative field.

Fay Zodiac - behance.net

And if it works for Jack Sparrow, well...get out the rum, because it'll work for you. Just remove the swords (unless you're actually applying to be the captain of a ship, in which case — leave 'em).

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14. A strong header will — BOOM — draw the eye right to the top of the page.

Hadi Reda - hadireda.com

Make sure that the statement you put there is worthy of that attention; that it's something that will make someone want to keep reading.

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20. If you tend to go overboard with adjectives and adverbs, this template will force you to be succinct.

21. An innovative, foldable choice that reads like an infographic.

Probably not the best design for someone hoping to start a career in finance...but for jobs where quirkiness is appreciated? Definitely.

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