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Job Skills CV/Resume: Should I include a QR code?

  1. Jan 24, 2012 #1

    ChristinaJ

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    Should I include a QR code in a CV?

    Potentially useful, but maybe it could be construed as being a little pretentious.

    Any thoughts?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 24, 2012 #2
    No. Keep it formal, dry, clear and accessible. Don't try to stand out using 'fancy' add-ons. The less clutter, the better.
     
  4. Jan 24, 2012 #3

    jedishrfu

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    companies typically scan your resume into a database that is referenced by HR and managers looking for prospective candidates.

    The only time a QR code might be useful is if the job or company you were applying to specialized in them like provided QR code services...
     
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