Welcome To Designing Resume Backgrounds

Add personal creativity to your resume when job searching or creating resumes for others.
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 30 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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About This Course

Published 5/2015 English

Course Description

By completing class, you should be able to add an image to your resume to give it a creative edge. You can send the resume you create by email or print out a physical copy. You also will be able to work with the basics of Microsoft Word and/or Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Photoshop Elements.

This is a video based course where students can review a section over and over, skip a section and watch what you need in order to add a resume background to your text resume.

You will need access to a jpeg or png image that you own the copyrights to that would look good on a resume and Microsoft Word. If you would like to modify your image and/or create your own designs, you will need Adobe Illustrator and/or Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Photoshop Elements.

Anyone who would like to add flair or a personal touch to a resume is welcome!

What are the requirements?

  • Students will need to know the basics of using Microsoft Word and have a jpg or png image that they own all copyrights.
  • Students can make their own designs in Adobe Illustrator or Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Elements.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Communicate to others a personal creative approach
  • Learn to design resume backgrounds

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone who wants to learn the basics of using Microsoft Word, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Elements.
  • If you are an advanced user of these Adobe Products the class may be more of a review, but you may learn some tips as well.
  • Job seekers and entrepreneurs

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Designing Resume Backgrounds
02:27

By completing class, you should be able to add an image to your resume to give it a creative edge. You can send your resume by email or print out a physical copy. You also will be able to work with the basics of Microsoft Word and/or Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

08:46

Please feel free to review this lecture in full or if you do not have Adobe Illustrator then you can skip ahead to the shorter lecture on Adobe Photoshop.

2 pages

Steps To Designing Resume Backgrounds With Adobe Illustrator

04:58

Explains how to modify an image in Adobe Photoshop in order to become a resume background.

1 page

Steps To Designing Resume Backgrounds With Adobe Photoshop

07:00

Adding An Animated GIF Image

1 page

Steps To Adding An Animated GIF Image

2 pages

Lessons Learned

If you don't want someone to copy your designs what needs to be added?
1 question
1 page

Thank you for your interest, participation, and willingness to learn.

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Instructor Biography

Ms. Jane S, Creative Instructor

Educated with a bachelor's degree in business administration and currently pursuing a Master's degree in Christian Studies. I have taken graduate level courses in business entrepreneurship and teaching and worked grading the TOEFL iBT English speaking exam and taught English as a Second Language to both adults and elementary school students. I am inventive in talents and would like to help others who aspire to be creative.

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