The dress code for today’s job interview candidate hasn’t changed much over the years. Recruiters and hiring managers still expect interviewees to show up dressed in clean, well-pressed clothes that are appropriate for the occasion. Now, what does “appropriate for the occasion” mean?
Studies show that on average only 2% of applicants are actually called in to interview (a stat some people who have tried online dating may be able to relate too). When you get called to interview, realize that you are one of the 2% percent, so act like it! Odds are, you already have something they want, or you would not have been called in in the first place.
Good paper alone won’t land you the offer letter, but it will help you stand out from the competition when handing a resume in person. There are also many different brands and types of fancy paper to choose from, so where should you start? In this article, we break down the top 3 things to consider when purchasing resume paper.