15 Jul 2018: 6 top online services available for resume making in India
The average time recruiters spend on a resume is "6 seconds". Job applicants only have "6 seconds" to make a good impression on their potential employer.
The importance of a well-written resume cannot be emphasized enough. But writing a quality resume isn't easy - this is where professionals come to the rescue.
Here are 6 online-services that'll help you own a well-curated, presentable resume.
MonsterIndia.com: Get a job-winning professional resume from MonsterIndia's experts
There are four categories depending on the candidate's experience level.
It has a Rs. 749 package for freshers (0-1 years' experience), Rs. 1,599 for new professionals (1-4 years' experience), Rs. 2,399 for mid-career-level professionals (4-8 years' experience), and Rs. 3,199 for senior management level candidates (8+ years' experience).
Naukri.com: Naukri.com provides paid services for resumes written by professionals
Entry-level "Text Resume" costs Rs. 1,700-2,650, the mid-level one is available for Rs. 3,600, senior-level at Rs. 4,450, and executive-level for Rs. 5,850.
"Visual Resume" for entry-level candidate costs Rs. 2,850-4,000, Rs. 5,400 for mid-level, Rs. 6,400 for senior-level, and Rs. 7,850 for executive-level.
Shine Learning: Resume marking services on Shine Learning portal
Freshers (0-1 years' experience) are charged Rs. 1,360, while those with 1-4 years of experience need to pay Rs. 1,950.
Resume packages for professionals (4-8 years), experienced professionals (8-15 years), and senior professionals (15+ years) cost Rs. 3,050, Rs. 3,640, and Rs. 4,150, respectively.
GetSetResumes.com: International standard resume writing services from Get Set Resumes
Those with 2-7 years' experience, 7-15 years' experience, and 15+ years' experience are charged Rs. 1,799, Rs. 2,599, Rs. 3,199, respectively. The executive-level package costs Rs. 4,199.
BookYourCV.com: BookYourCV offers quality resume writing services at affordable rates
Book Your CV is another popular professional resume/CV writing company.
Its "Text Resume Writing" service is free for freshers (0-1 years' experience). For candidates with 1-5 years' experience, it costs Rs. 800, for 5-8 years' experience-level Rs. 1,200. Those with 8-15 years and 15+ years of experience are charged Rs. 1,500 and Rs. 2,000 respectively.
It offers two-year resume update support with unlimited modifications.
Fact: There are many websites offering free resume writing resources
Paid resume writing services are becoming increasingly popular as job seekers are willing to spend on a good resume. For those who don't want to spend, there are many websites offering free resume templates/samples. Arbunize and eXpertResumeBuilder are popular among websites offering free resources.