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Get an interactive digital portfolio with a VisualCV. Let your prospective employers or business partners get a better feel for your persona.

Get an interactive digital portfolio with a VisualCV. Let your prospective employers or business partners get a better feel for your persona.

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  • 1. August 2010 Perfect Find Recruitment STANDING OUT WITH A VISUAL CV
  • 2. PERSONAL BRANDING IS THE KEY TO SUCCESS Personal brand ● Makes a statement of who you are ● Creates opportunity to connect with others like you ● Is critical for your business or career development
  • 3. Standard tools Business cards, websites, blogs, LinkedIn profiles, Twitter, Facebook, video resumes on YouTube, etc. Limitations • Multiple tools are not integrated • Resume is not versatile enough to showcase all qualitative and quantitative results • One tool cannot present work samples and achievements • Tools do not have tracking capability of viewers • Resume does not stand out!
  • 4. VisualCV - the new tool Reinvent the traditional resume to integrate social media tools, multimedia features and so much more to create your INTERACTIVE CAREER PORTFOLIO in one location.
  • 5. INTERACTIVE CAREER PORTFOLIO VisualCV ● Gives you a “professional” digital presence ● Creates a highly visual portfolio of abilities and achievements ● Improves your Google ranking ● Provides an employer a better feel for your “persona” ● Helps communicate your brand to wider audience ● Assists in business development or self promotion
  • 6. CREATE YOUR VISUAL CV 3 steps to start ● Register with ● Set up your resume ● Upload files to include in portfolio Typical resume PLUS ● Video or audio clip with images ● Links to work samples ● References ● Charts, graphs, blueprints ● Social networks ● Different versions of resume
  • 7. Additional free features Mouse over • Employer or college names to automatically pop up live, rich data of company or school rankings • Industry-specific terms for pop up to show definitions “Marketplace” • Find and connect with companies or independent consultants • Get listed in the Company Directory
  • 8. MAKE IT POP More things to add to your portfolio Honours • Professional awards • Testimonials • Photo of you accepting awards • Letters of recommendation Results • Graphs showing impact to bottom line • Blueprints, speeches, artwork, and more • White papers and online publications
  • 9. MAKE IT COUNT More ways to market yourself with your VisualCV URL • Add link in your email signature • Add link on business cards and social networking sites • Add link on website, resume and coverletters • Add link with your online comments, e.g. blogs/ reviews • Forward link to your active professional network
  • 10. STANDING OUT WITH YOUR VISUALCV Add depth and expression to your resume • Extend your online footprint • Build your brand recognition • Increase your visibility See examples at Get the in-depth article at VisualCV.pdf