Stand out with a VisualCV


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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.

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Stand out with a VisualCV

  1. 1. August 2010 Perfect Find Recruitment STANDING OUT WITH A VISUAL CV
  2. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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