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An interesting CV can work wonders, particularly if you're applying to creative or design jobs. We've put together a collection of the most eye-catching CVs the internet has to offer to get your creative juices flowing!
If you haven't already, check out our blog for tips on how to tailor your CV to each graduate job application.
If you want to really impress the company, why not invest in a stationery CV that you can leave with the employer at the job interview? That's one way to ensure you'll be remembered!
Get creative with this slick oragami curriculum vitae format, which folds nicely into a pocket or small bag. Rather nifty, don't you think?!
If you are applying for jobs within the printing, graphic design or promotional products industry, then this pantone matching book shaped CV is the one for you!
This is the ideal CV for graduate students applying for jobs within SEO, digital marketing or information technology jobs...
Source: Creative Guerrilla Marketing
Everyone likes recieving a freebie gift, so put a smile on the employer's face with a mini gift box (with your CV and cover letter printed inside of course!)
*Calling all product design graduates* - different shaped cover letters and curriculum vitae's, the possibilities are endless!
Source: The Guardian
Pop-up 3D style CVs - just for fun! Perfect for grad students looking for Marketing & Advertising Jobs.
Tip: Watch some YouTube tutorials to get pop-up 3D shape ideas and try not to choose anything too complicated, simple and effective is key.
Source: Business Insider
The cereal box shaped CV would go perfectly with your milk carton cover letter! Jokes aside, you could choose a theme that expresses your personality or the type of graduate job role you are applying for.
Tip: Make sure you clean up your social media profiles of any Friday night antics before the job applying starts!
... Also take a look at our top tips for creating a good LinkedIn profile!
If you're looking for graduate jobs in the creative industry, think outside the box with a unique CV illustration.
Tip: only consider this CV type if you have a creative hand and can draw! Scan it in to print out multiple copies.
Are you designer stylist, junior art director or freelance graphic designer? You need a fab CV that looks like it has been pulled straight from Instagram...
Looking for graduate jobs in the media and film industry? This is the CV for you, although perhaps you could come up with something a little less dated!
Source: Web Designer Spot
Source: Eugene Isaac
Use free creative tools like Canva to design a unique CV...
No more worrying about your CV getting screwed up in your bag, with this pre-folded CV.
Tip: Make sure the folds don't hide any vital information, practice folding one version before printing more out.
Source: Samuel Mallet
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