Instead, most corporate HR professionals still prefer the more traditional and professional-looking text resumes to visual resumes. Most big companies use applicant tracking systems ATS which can only read the text.
The use of icons is a nice touch. Source Sample 4: The visually stunning background used in this timeline resume is amazing and the white text on dark background provides plenty of contrast. You can also add and edit a variety of other non-text elements, such as images, video, audio, hypertext and graphs.
This version improves upon previous versions by making more advanced features easily accessible and easy to understand. Caption: Another example of visual resume with plenty of white space.
Microsoft PowerPoint is a great example of an excellent piece of software. They can be as simple or as colorful as you like.