To help calm my nerves – and to make sure I forgot absolutely nothing for my first Tri two weeks ago, I did a visual checklist of everything I would need. Paying special attention to the post race treatment. Which was greatly needed afterwards, as… Read More
Creative CVs made with Paper: ex-manager @larebe40 sketches ideas for an "infographic resume." http://t.co/CbyQPf12Bd pic.twitter.com/SEgoKU1Uya — FiftyThree (@FiftyThree) April 16, 2014
“If you don’t like what’s being said, then change the conversation” or so said Don Draper to Peggy Olsen in Mad Men.
So I have done just that.
Frustrated that future employers only see my commercial side on my resumé and focus on the fact that I have changed jobs a few times. I decided to change the conversation and show in a very visual way my creative side, the side that never gets seen on my standard résumé, and the side I would most like to tap into in any future employment.
I did all the original drawings on the brilliant “Paper” app on my iPad, and then worked on them in Illustrator. The design has gone through several incarnations now. This is the original.
Still blogging Despite the fact that I vowed I was going to revive the blog… I went all coy again.. not intentional, I have been rummaging around behind the scenes, but being the perfectionist that I am I hit the conscious incompetence wall and decided… Read More