Modern resume templates

Modern resume templates

For most recruiters, when you've seen one resume, you've seen 'em all. Stand out by going for one of our modern resume templates - free to customize on Canva!

Modern resume templates
Modern resume templates

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A good-looking resume can help your job application stand out from the pack. But creating an impressive CV doesn’t have to be hard or time consuming. With Canva’s modern resume templates, you can make yours in minutes. Canva has hundreds of modern resume template examples to choose from. Some of our resumes are cool and minimalist, others are edgy and attention grabbing. To get started, just pick one that suits your needs and start adding in your details. If you want really get noticed, you might like to include a photo of yourself on the CV. Simply drag and drop your photos onto the template and you’re good to go.

Whichever template you choose, there are a few key pieces of information you should include. Firstly, resumes should include your name and contact details. Typically, people list their phone number, email address and home address. Most importantly, you’ll want to highlight your employment and education history. You don’t have to include every job you’ve ever had, only the ones that are relevant to the role you’re applying for. You could also list information about the tasks you performed and the skills you gained at each job.

There are a few other things you can add to your CV if you want to. You could have a profile summary, where you introduce yourself in a couple of sentences. If you have special skills like fluency in another language, you could mention this. Some people like to include a list of their personal interests to help the employer get to know them. What you include is up to you.