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    Graphic Design Resume Keywords

    Graphic Design Resume Keywords
    Graphic Designers looking for work may be tempted to pay less attention to their resumes, figuring it's their portfolio that will actually land them the job. Not so fast. While a solid portfolio is a must, you’d be naïve to expect hiring managers to even get to yours. There just isn't enough time in their day to look at every portfolio ...
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    5 Signs Your Art Industry Resume Is Passe

    5 Signs Your Art Industry Resume Is Passe
    The workplace is not what it was five years ago. Neither is the job hunt. The most successful candidates are those who are ready and willing to adapt to a changing landscape. But it doesn’t matter how ready you are for the modern workplace if your graphic design resumé is straight out of 1994. And sometimes, it's the most minute details ...
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    Get References Without Art World Experience

    Get References Without Art World Experience
    This article was originally posted onMonster.com You've just graduated art school and have that long-coveted diploma in hand. You're ready to take on the world. But you've lined up some job interviews at creative firms, and the first recruiter you meet wants references. You've spent the last 16 to 18 years in school and never really had a job. What do ...
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    Resume Tips for Job Fair Success

    Resume Tips for Job Fair Success
    This article was originally posted onMonster.com Whether you're a recent art school graduate seeking your first position or an experienced professional in search of a new opportunity, attending job fairs is one way to network and find job leads. Job fairs allow you to meet hiring managers from various companies and industries -- all housed under one roof for the day. ...
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    5 Resume Tips for Art Students

    5 Resume Tips for Art Students
    From Monster.com When you're in college, creating a resume may not seem like a top priority. Indeed, this task doesn't appear on many students’ radar screens until their final semester. How important is it for college students to have a resume? "Vital!" says Lorie Lebert, CEO of career management firm Resumes for Results and contributor to numerous resume books, including Best ...
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    Resume Dilemma: Recent Art School Grad

    Resume Dilemma: Recent Art School Grad
    From Monster.com You've spent four years or more building your artistic knowledge and perhaps even earned a high GPA. So why aren't employers clamoring for your graphic design, illustration or fine art services? The problem you and other new graduates face is that hiring managers are more interested in what you can do for them than what you did in art ...
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    Top Resources for a Art Resume Help

    Top Resources for a Art Resume Help
    From Monster.com You've decided you need a second opinion on your resume, but where should you turn? We've gathered the top eight resources for resume critiques, as well as the pros and cons of each, to help you find the best reviewer for your needs. Professional Resume Writers Resume writers can provide excellent advice on how to improve your resume, says ...
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    A Designers' Secret Weapon: Testimonials

    A Designers' Secret Weapon: Testimonials
    In this dog-eat-dog world of creativity and design, there may be times when we throw our hands up in the air and ask, Why? or Do I really know what the heck I'm doing? Well, at least I do. It is really hard sometimes to get a pat on the back or some other sort of validation in the professional world, ...
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