When a resume looks almost exactly the same as the one before it and the one before that etc. they tend to be overlooked regardless of the keywords. The majority of resumes sent to potential employers, employment agencies and recruitment agencies by jobseekers tend to be a word document resume and all of them are very close in structure and format.

For active searches, I require a Word document resume which I generally will reformat to my

Hi Lilian – If you want to add a picture to your FlexJobs resume profile, you can upload it on the first page of your resume profiles. If you want to put one in a plain Word document resume, you’ll need to insert a picture of yourself that has been saved to your computer.

You may attach a word document resume

Upload your Word document resume to have it critiqued by a career counselor.