Still looking to land that perfect summer experience?
Itâ€™s hard to have a stand out resume in todayâ€™s digital world – it means going above and beyond a fancy font and exceptional organizational skills. Having great experience is necessary, but millennials are continuing to outdo each other by making themselves noticeable in other, more creative ways.
Weâ€™ve compiled a few of the most impressive, stand out millennial applicants that have gone viral:
So, did they land the gig?
For Lindsay, although it didnâ€™t take her past an interview with UofM, it did land her a position with us (Ingenex Digital Marketing)! The Lego resume has helped Leah to get into contact with many employers but has not yet landed her a position. The Resume Bar worked great for Nick, and he got the position he was targeting.
Each of these viral examples have been a great way to be noticed and get your foot-in-the-door – but because these are just a way to stand out, itâ€™s still essential to nail the interview.
Helpful tips from the Ingenex interns:
- be yourself
- be prepared
- be honest – we know you’re a student and still learning
- be open to new possibilities
- be ready to learn
Next stepsâ€¦ apply! Make a cover letter, update your resume and join our team in Ann Arbor!
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