Diana YK Chan featured resume template

Featured Resume Template from Diana YK Chan

In conjunction with Jobscan‘s new resume optimization checks — which include formatting checks for headings, dates, file types, and more — we’ve invited career coaches and resume writers to share exclusive resume templates with our readers. Next up is Diana YK Chan out of the Toronto area. Be sure to follow her on LinkedIn and […]

Featured Resume Template from Kyle Elliott

Featured Resume Template from Kyle Elliott

In conjunction with Jobscan‘s new resume optimization checks — which include formatting checks for headings, dates, file types, and more — we’ve invited career coaches and resume writers to share exclusive resume templates with our readers. First up is “Caffeinated” Kyle Elliot out of the San Francisco Bay area. Be sure to follow him on […]

20 ATS-Friendly Resume Templates

There are a number of considerations to weigh before deciding on a resume format and template, like your field or industry, depth of work experience, and skill set. Today, job seekers also need their resume to be compatible with applicant tracking systems (ATS). An ATS resume template can be the difference between getting noticed and slipping […]

Free Google Docs Resume Templates for Drive.

4 Sources of Free Google Docs Resume Templates

If you’re one of the many people that has become accustomed to using Google Docs rather than a traditional word processor through school, work, or personal projects, you can extend its use into your job search with these free Google Docs resume templates. Google Docs Resume Templates from Google Drive The first place to start […]

Free Microsoft Word Resume Templates to Download

4 Sources of Free Microsoft Word Resume Templates

Looking for a standout resume template compatible with Microsoft Word? Below are four sources offering quality Microsoft Word resume templates that are totally free and easy to download. These sites have over 500 Word resume templates between them. (If you don’t have Microsoft Word, check out these Google Docs resume templates.) Microsoft Word Resume Templates […]

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4 Resources to Boost Your Resume Review

Job interview statistics are scary. Only about 2% of applicants to jobs actually get interviews. That means you want to secure your seat at that interviewing table by submitting a resume that gets past Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS), or virtual systems that scan to see that your resume keywords match the ones requested on the […]

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Job Fair Resume Tips and Resume Templates

Spring is prime job fair season at colleges and universities, and February kicks it off. Whether you are graduating soon and starting to look for your first job out of school, or searching for a summer internship, attending your school’s job fair is a good move. If you’re a recent graduate and still job-hunting, contact […]

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The Resume Template Trend You Should Avoid

There are numerous reasons to use a resume template, but if you go that route, it’s important choose a template carefully. It’s common for templates to be loaded with unnecessary elements and features, such as photos and graphics. And today we’re talking about one particular resume template feature you should avoid: skills ratings. Unlike a typical […]

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4 Minimalist Resume Templates

When searching through resume templates, it can be hard to find ones that aren’t cluttered with multiple colors, graphics, photos, skill rankings, and other unnecessary elements. Your resume is your chance to market yourself and your experience. The last thing you want is a design that distracts from what’s most important: the content. Use Etsy to Find […]

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Should I Use a Resume Template?

For many people, particularly those without design experience or expertise with word processing programs, using a resume template is a reliable way to create a quality resume. Further, working from a template can be much more efficient than starting from scratch. If you’re interested in using a resume template, you’ll have seemingly countless options available in […]