Want to Make Your Résumé Really Stand Out? Add Video!

Would you like to make your résumé really stand out? Add video!

How much does it really cost to create a video and attach it to your résumé? DVD’s are now less than $1 and there is basic video editing software on virtually every computer. Make it a short 30 second to 1 minute introduction to your background that will grab a prospective employer’s attention. Even if the interviewer doesn’t view your DVD, you’ve no doubt made an impression few others would have tried.

Don’t have a DVD burner? No problem! Another idea is to follow up your résumé or interview with an email containing a link to a video from your blog or website.

Here are some examples from YouTube

 

 

 

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