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.
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