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Brash Professionalism

Formal tactics take a turn as society becomes more open and expressive

Implications - Taking personal expression one step further, individuals are revamping formal concepts like resumes and business cards with more shock-worthy appeal. Referencing vices such as alcohol and medicinal drugs, these business tactics blur the lines between professional and private spheres, speaking to a more lax business ethic, particularly among youths.
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5 Featured, 39 Examples:
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Feb 13 — Jul 14
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Featured Examples

Marriage Proposal Resumes
Marriage Proposal Resumes
Catherine Pelletier Likens Applying to the Right Job to Engagements
Catherine Pelletier, a designer based in Quebec, Canada, cleverly compares applying to the right job to asking the right girl for her hand in marriage with a marriage proposal resume. Going so far... MORE
Fashionable Self-Promotion Shoots
Fashionable Self-Promotion Shoots
The 'My Resume' Photo Series Takes a Visual Approach to Branding
The My Resume photo series was created by photographer, web designer and illustrator Kaylan Tannahill. She designed fake tattoos and a t-shirt that show off her skills. Cleverly titled, this shoot... MORE
play_circle_filled Medicinal Business Cards
Medicinal Business Cards
Lanfranco & Cordova Made an Edible Business Card for Altitude Sickness
Kokopelli Hostels joined forces with Lanfranco & Cordova advertisers to create a business card that would help backpackers alleviate altitude sickness. The hostel is located in Peru, which is... MORE
Resume Beer Branding
Resume Beer Branding
Brennan Gleason Came Up with an Amazing Resume Idea that Involved Beer
Coming up with a unique and creative resume idea is essential for those in the creative industry like Brennan Gleason. The Canadian-based graphic designer had no hard time at all coming up with an... MORE
Heady Business Cards
Heady Business Cards
Floyd Hayes Shows Perspective Employers He May Have a Tiny Head but Big Ideas
From card stock to elastic bands and everything in between, business cards have become less mediocre and more creative with each passing year; 2013 is looking just as promising thanks to Floyd Hayes.... MORE

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