Apr 12, 2012

Which resume received more attention?

Interesting Heat Map of what recruiters look at while reviewing resumes:

(This was created by “The Ladders”, an online job search service.)

The one on the right was looked at more thoroughly than the one of the left because of its clear and concise format.

The lesson? Make your resume comfortable to read, allowing some “white space”…and unless you have been working for only a few years, don’t try to squeeze it all onto one page.

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