The Usability of Resume Design

The Usability of Resume Design
When we think résumé design, “usability” typically isn’t one of the first things to spring to mind. An art director seeking a new position might create an 8-point typographic masterpiece that, while beautiful as a design, is not the best read of information. A developer may hammer out an exhaustive, experience-documenting, 4-page all-serif Word doc. While the ultimate opportunity you’re targeting should orgranically shape the design and information contained in your résumé, clarity, quick-scannability, and definitive information hierarchy are absolutely vital.

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