Technology is advancing quickly and anything that does not keep up with this pace becomes outdated. Now that the tech world is at its peak, text based resumes no longer fit in and seem to be going out of fashion. Several jobs depend on social networking profiles while recruiting people. To increase your chances in this highly competitive job market and stand out from the crowd you need to let technology spice up your resume with visually rich infographics.
If you are a creative job seeker who is always looking for ways to distinguish himslef/herself to potential employers and probably get their attention then try out these free tools.
All the tools below require you to have an account with them. The process is free and quick. The tools are tested and proved to be good .
Kinzaa lets you build a visually rich infographic with colors, charts and pictures. All your information will be presented in an interactive and appealing interface. You will get a uURL in the form of kinzaa.com/yourusername that you can share with others. It requires sign up
Resunate is a cool web tool that allows you to create impressing resumes. Once you are logged in you will have to provide your personal information like: contact information, educational background,work experience ..etc. Click on create your resume and select whether you want it for a specific job or an open resume . You can either print it in PDF format or send it to an employer online.
This is a user friendly website that helps you create nice looking resumes online. It does the same job as the previous ones. Once you are done customizing your resume you can then share it online or download it as PDF file.
Jobspice lets you build your own resume quickly and easily. You can add style templates and customize it the way you want and when you are done can then print it as PDF or share it online with others.
this a cool tool for creating appealing CVs. It does the same job as all the previous tools and lets you share your finished CV with others online or print it as PDF.
This tools allows you to build a web based, engaging dynamic and professional resumes online. You can include audio, videos, graphs, information pop-ups, digital career portfolio and more, all in one page.
7- Sample Resume Template
As its name suggest this tool lets you create and upload your resumes to a highly customizable templates. and share them with others online.
Emurse lets you crate, manage and store your resume online. You can distribute your finished resumes in multiple formats such as PDF, Doc, RTF, HTML and TXT.
This tool lets you create and publish your resumes online. The only downside of this application is that it can not let you download resumes to a PC
Praux allows users to build their own resumes online on the subdomaine they choose. It offers several customization options like other tools.
This is a one click Linkedin service that lets you create nice and eye catching resumes based on your Linkedin profile. It is not a two way sync so nothing will be saved back to your Linkedin after you have finished it.
This tool is similar to Visual.me for they both help you build nice resumes out of your Linkedin profile information.