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42 Examples of Creative Resumes

From Chocolate Bar CVs to Unforgettable LEGO Resumes

— July 19, 2014 — Social Media
The job hunt is more of a manhunt these days, yet if a person is armed with one of these creative resumes, they will surely get noticed amidst a crowd of qualified applicants. Or better yet, these creative resumes may inspire people to come up with their own original idea that will take the Internet by storm as well. That will ensure a cushy spot in the job market for sure.

Whether appealing to peoples insatiable appetite with creative resumes that involve food or drink including chocolate and beer or nostalgic tendencies with LEGO and retro video games, there are a myriad of ways to stand out from job-seeking competitors. Nowadays it is even more important to make a great first impression and these creative resumes do just that.
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Automotive Resumes
Automotive Resumes
Denny Poulet Printed His Resume on His Car to Try and Get a Job
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Comedic CV Films
Comedic CV Films
My Video Resume by Harris Alterman is a Comical Approach Towards Job Hunting
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Virtual Resume Boosters
Virtual Resume Boosters
The Mozilla Open Badges Let You Tout Your Non-traditional Qualifications
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Resume-Wrapped Candy Bars
Resume-Wrapped Candy Bars
This Clever and Sweet Candy Bar Resume Got its Creator Hired
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Resumes for Water
Resumes for Water
'Thirsty Talent' Offers Professional Writing that Funds Clean Water in Africa
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Decadent Chocolate Box Resumes
Decadent Chocolate Box Resumes
This Graphic Designer Turned His Resume into a Box of Chocolates
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Edible Resumes
Edible Resumes
Nick Begley's Chocolate Bar Resume is Deliciously Informative
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Online Store Imitation Resumes
Online Store Imitation Resumes
Philippe Dubost's Clever Resume Looks Exactly Like an Amazon Page
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Gamer-Inspired Resumes
Gamer-Inspired Resumes
The Robby Leonardi Interactive Resume Pays Tribute to 'Super Mario Bros.'
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Resume-Toting Guitars
Resume-Toting Guitars
Scott Mcfadden Printed His Resume on His Guitar to Get Noticed
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Fibbed Resume Infographics
Fibbed Resume Infographics
This Guide Shows the Devastating Possibilities of Lying on a Resume
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Passport-Inspired Resumes
Passport-Inspired Resumes
Art Student Miruna Macri Deliberately Loses Fake Passports to Find a Job
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Unforgettable LEGO Resumes
Unforgettable LEGO Resumes
Leah Bowman Created a Lego Version of Herself for Her Unique Resume
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Resume Beer Branding
Resume Beer Branding
Brennan Gleason Came Up with an Amazing Resume Idea that Involved Beer
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Online Resume Infographics
Online Resume Infographics
Here are Some Tips for Writing a Resume for a Social Media Internship
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Video Resumes
Video Resumes
The YouTube CV by Gareth Cash is a Cutting-Edge Way to Stand Out in the Job Market
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Social Media Resumes
Social Media Resumes
Apply for Jobs Using Your Profile With the LinkedIn Job Application Button
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Pinned Resume Infographics
Pinned Resume Infographics
How to use Pinterest to Build Your CV in a Visual Manner
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News Network Resumes
News Network Resumes
This Creative Online Resume Mimics the Homepage of CNN
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Video Resumes
Video Resumes
StaffTube Changes Online Recruiting
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Eye-Catching GIF Resumes
Eye-Catching GIF Resumes
This Creative Resume Adds Some Movement to the Mundane
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Facebook-Enhancing Resumes
Facebook-Enhancing Resumes
Facebook Timeline Resume Uses Social Media to Display One's CV
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Delicious Delectable Resumes
Delicious Delectable Resumes
This Job Seeker Uses Baked Goods to Nab a Designer Job Interview
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Chocolate Bar Resumes
Chocolate Bar Resumes
This Hershey's Chocolate Bar is a Unique Resume Idea
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Search Engine-Style Resumes
Search Engine-Style Resumes
'Google Resume' Could be the New Thing for Tech-Savvy Job Hunters
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Gaming-Infused Resumes
Gaming-Infused Resumes
Landing the Job is Easily Achievable with This Game Board Resume
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Visual Resume Infographics
Visual Resume Infographics
Building an Aesthetically Pleasing Resume is an Important Skill
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Resume Butt Wipers
Resume Butt Wipers
The Hilarious WC/CV Toilet Paper by Burak Kaynak
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Creatively Illustrated CVs
Creatively Illustrated CVs
Roberta Cicerone's Resume Infographic Demonstrates Artistic Talent
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Marriage Proposal Resumes
Marriage Proposal Resumes
Catherine Pelletier Likens Applying to the Right Job to Engagements
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Restaurant Food Resumes
Restaurant Food Resumes
The McDonald's Ingredient CV Ads Get the Job Done
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QR-Coded Creative Resumes
QR-Coded Creative Resumes
Graphic Design Student Errol Veloso Created This Slick Resume
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Terribly Typical Mock Resumes
Terribly Typical Mock Resumes
This Graphic Makes Fun of Every Bad Resume All at Once
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Infographic-Inspired Resumes
Infographic-Inspired Resumes
The Hire Me Infographic Promotes Artistic Talent and Experience
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Perfecting Resume Guides
Perfecting Resume Guides
This Infographic Gives Great Tips for Crafting the Perfect Resume
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Infographic Resumes
Infographic Resumes
Creatives Flock to Designer CVs to Stand Out From the Crowd
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Infographic Resumes
Infographic Resumes
Vizualize.Me Turns Your LinkedIn Profile Into a Colorful Personalized Graph
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Resume T-Shirts
Resume T-Shirts
Let Your Shirt Get You a New Job
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Artistic Resume Books
Artistic Resume Books
Patrycja Zywert's CV/Self-Promo Book is Sure to Get You a Second Interview
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Informative Infographic Resumes
Informative Infographic Resumes
This Resume Could Land You a Creative Industries Internship
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Hand-Drawn Resumes
Hand-Drawn Resumes
Creative Resumes are Key to Landing Internships
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Graphic-Based Resumes
Graphic-Based Resumes
The Recession Hit Hard, But People are Getting Creative to Get Employment
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