by Lillian Childress, Glassdoor We all want a resume that will jump out of the pile into the hands of the HR manager. But how do we craft a resume that is tasteful yet aesthetic, impressive yet not brag-y? Thanks to beautiful templates from Etsy, here are the top resume tips compiled from Glassdoor experts. […]Read more "13 Attention-Grabbing Resume Examples"
by Eileen Hoenigman Meyer A thank you note is an important follow-up after a face-to-face interview, even in our media industry. In addition to being a polite acknowledgement to those who interviewed you, a thank you note also gives you one more opportunity to remind them what a stellar candidate they found in you. Whether […]Read more "How to Write A Winning Thank-You Letter"
“It’s not a resume, it’s a time machine.” –D. Draper. So we all know you need a written (traditional) paper resume to get a job. If you’re in the video field, you’ll also need a video resume/reel showing your camera footage, your motion graphics, your visuals. And if your a print person, you’ll need a […]Read more "“How I landed a job with Slideshare “"
December 16, 2015 by Danny Greer, Rocketstock Creating a landing page to showcase your video business is easier than you might think. The following website builders are simple and affordable options for presenting your video portfolio. Whether you’re a freelance video professional or leading the marketing effort for a production company, it’s imperative that your online presence positively reflect […]Read more "The Best Services for Creating an Online Video Portfolio"
November 5, 2015 by Tim Ryan, Digital Marketer, Video Producer & Director THE 80-20 RULE (PARETO’S PRINCIPLE) It’s been said that 80% of your fruit comes from 20% of your labor – essentially, that 20% of your customers make up 80% of your profits. This is known as the 80-20 Rule or the Pareto Principle, and […]Read more "Making Your Portfolio Stand Out"
August 19, 2015 by Vimeo and Premiumbeat The Best Showreels & Demo Reels Our favorite showreels from around Vimeo. Representing the best in cinematography, color grading, motion graphics and video editing. Need music for your demos or videos? Check us out: premiumbeat.com. And click here for almost 600 inspirational video reels. For example: and […]Read more "Need Some ‘Reel’ Inspiration?"
June 3, 2015 by PremiumBeat.com Maybe it’s time to create an updated reel entitled “Mid-2015?” Or perhaps you’re a recent grad ready to put together your college/intern reel to land a bigger fish? PremiumBeat created a channel in 2014 with their favorite showreels from around Vimeo representing the best in cinematography, color grading, motion graphics […]Read more "The Best Showreels & Demo Reels"