Twitter Facebook Vimeo

Graphic designer's creative self-promotion kit

29 sec read
9:30 AM | 6 October 2014
by Jim Compton-hall
   •       •    Read later
Want your writing featured?

Here's a nice, visually appetising piece from Ukrainian graphic designer Daria Skrybchenko

This self-promotion piece contains a creative CV in the style of an infographic, a business card and other goodies. And it's all wrapped up in a lovingly made box to be sent out to agencies.

Producing something like this could be the difference to standing out amongst the hundreds of standard applications and ensure your name is on the short list for interviews.


Have you done something out of the ordinary to get a job? Tell us about it and we might feature you on FutureRising.

Please log in or sign up before participating in the conversation.

More stories

  1. Interview tips you need to know

    A step-by-step guide for first-time interviewees, or regular job hunters who need to sharpen their interview skills.

  2. Big and bold: Graphic designer creates CV with a twist

    This graphic designer's reinvented CV and portfolio will make you rethink your own.

  3. Donut trickery lands guy 10 job interviews

    Lukas Yla set out to bag his dream tech job a little differently to how most of us would do it by sending tech giants a box of donuts.

  4. Five quick job application tips to remember

    Abed Lame, a sixth form college student at St. Charles, writes about his five top tips for students looking to get on the job ladder or looking to apply for apprenticeships.

  5. When I’m A Dad

    Tom Anders, an ex advertising student from the University of Lincoln won himself a D&AD Black Pencil in 2015, thanks to his heart warming entry 'When I'm A Dad'.

  6. 5 tips to help you cope with finding a placement

    Matt Adams, an advertising student at Bournemouth University, shares his top tips for people looking for work placements.

×