How to Create a Video Resume?
Video resumes are in for the long run. In this work-from-home economy, when most people
barely leave their houses to get groceries, it is very unlikely that hiring managers will go back to
face-to-face interviews anytime soon. In the healthcare industry, however, working from your
own home is not as common, but getting hired remotely happens more often than ever, as
recruiters keep relying on virtual interviews and online onboarding processes to get the workers
In this article, Caring Support wants to help caregivers and healthcare professionals get ahead,
not by telling you how to excel in a video interview but by teaching you how to create a video
resume that stands out from the competition in the first place.
What is a video resume?
A video resume is a video where a candidate for a position shares information about their skills,
experience, and accomplishments with a potential employer. These videos can be uploaded to a
website, like in the case of our Caring Support platform, or sent via email to recruiters and hiring
Video resumes may be accompanied by a traditional resume, but not necessarily. They can be
targeted to a specific position or company, but they can also be generic for a particular industry.
Additionally, video resumes can be recorded using a phone, a webcam, or an actual filming
professional, for people who want to go the extra mile.
We understand that video resumes can seem a little scary to begin with, but we promise that they
are one of the best tools available right now to help candidates stand out by showing their
personality, enthusiasm, and creativity.
Why do caregivers and healthcare workers need a video
Short answer: because video resumes help you market yourself better to employers.
Now for the long answer, video resumes are a helpful tool for candidates in all industries,
because they allow you to show employers why they should hire you by showcasing why you are
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