The Perfect Resume Template | How to Get Your Resume Noticed

Do you have the "perfect" resume template?


Does it even exist?


No, it doesn't.


Because regardless of what template you use, you are not going to get a callback for an interview if the content of your resume is bad.


BUT the way your resume looks is still really, really important.



Why is resume layout and design so important?

Because within the first 3 seconds, the recruiter decides if your resume is worth reading.


What can you see within 3 seconds of glancing at a document? These 5 things:

  1. If the content is evenly placed

  2. If it is professionally-looking

  3. If there are any outliers in the fonts or margins

  4. What the sections of the resume are