Reinventing the résumé as an infographic

infographic résumé

Stand out in an overcrowded job market with a unique résumé

In the design world, it's imperative that your résumé (opens in new tab) stands out from the crowd. Not only do your competitors have the skills - they know all about design too! These days, a simple A4 sheet listing your experience just won't do; it has to be bold, innovative and eye-catching in its approach.

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So, we couldn't be happier that Singapore-based student Chen Zhi Liang (opens in new tab) was set a task by his graphic design tutor to do just that. The semester-end assignment was to create an infographic (opens in new tab) résumé and we think he's come up trumps with this design.

Showcasing the all-important qualifications and skills, the résumé is eye-catching without being overwhelming. Liang's minimal approach is perfect for an overcrowded job market. We'd definitely hire him!

infographic résumé

infographic résumé

infographic résumé

See more of Liang's work over on his Behance page (opens in new tab).

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