22 Contemporary Resume Templates

Eye catching resume templates where you are the news

These 22 Contemporary Resume Templates are very modern and up-to-date. These resume layouts have multiple columns and look and feel like an actual newsletter with headlines, sections, and columns.

  • Artistic Flyer

    Artistic Flyer

    Angled Polaroid profile picture with blue, gray, and orange colour splashes adds creative touch to this sample. Two-column format gives lots of room for many sections and key word lists.

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    • Downloads: 75,750
    • Filename: 134-Artistic-Flyer.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-08 13:31:00 / 5987
  • Fine Points

    Fine Points

    Two-page layout with multiple sections for experiences, awards, skills lists. Light blue colour for dates, backgrounds, and titles. Lots of room in this sample for all the details.

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    • Downloads: 56,029
    • Filename: 225-Fine-Points.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-09 21:06:00 / 6360
  • Bulletin


    One- and two-column layout with gray shading for section headers, maroon titles, and plus-sign bullets give this sample a bulletin feel. Two pages and multiple sections allow for the very experienced to list everything.

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    • Downloads: 31,090
    • Filename: 191-Bulletin.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-08 18:20:00 / 6162
  • Sidebar


    Light beige sidebar with profile picture and blue square meters to assess your key strengths. Sky blue section titles and shading complete the creative feel.

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    • Downloads: 22,564
    • Filename: 243-Sidebar.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-09 22:48:00 / 6415
  • Slated for the Job

    Slated for the Job

    Three-column layout with section backgrounds and key titles in slate shading. Great one-page format for corporate, academic, or high-end service careers.

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    • Downloads: 19,338
    • Filename: 244-Slated-for-the-Job.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-09 22:51:00 / 6418
  • Marquee


    Bold marquee-style fonts for titles, images to rank your skills, and light blue column background with a profile photo. Communication, engineer, and advertising template.

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    • Downloads: 10,912
    • Filename: 127-Marquee.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-08 13:10:00 / 5966
  • Icons and Bullets

    Icons and Bullets

    Icons reinforce what aspects you are covering and can easily be changed. Use the icons to focus on what will be most important to your prospective employer.

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    • Downloads: 10,698
    • Filename: 15-Icons-and-Bullets.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-06 11:31:00 / 4943
  • Nascent


    Two-column block style with gray outlines and maroon titles. Area for your profile picture. Excellent template for new graduates, career changers, or those getting back into the workforce.

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    • Downloads: 8,883
    • Filename: 80-Nascent.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-06 20:40:00 / 5771
  • Net Profile

    Net Profile

    Profile photo and spilt, two-column page layout with turquoise and silver backgrounds give this template a data feel. Financial professionals, analysts, data managers pop on this page.

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    • Downloads: 8,327
    • Filename: 114-Net-Profile.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-08 12:06:00 / 5917
  • Leaflet


    Single-page leaflet example with dark-blue vertical sidebar and gray and white shading for columns. Red and blue titles with graphic icons complete this advertising look. Perfect for marketers, advertisers, sales, and branding professionals.

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    • Downloads: 7,420
    • Filename: 175-Leaflet.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-08 17:12:00 / 6113
  • Splash Page

    Splash Page

    This sample is your personal web page complete with banner, a drop-down bullet list, and a two-column section that provides plenty of room for all your information.

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    • Downloads: 6,882
    • Filename: 70-Splash-Page.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-06 20:02:00 / 5739
  • Full House

    Full House

    Small margins and faded demographics column leave tons of room for multiple other sections. Light tans used for font and background boxes as well as skills graphs give this sample a touch screen feel.

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    • Downloads: 6,752
    • Filename: 144-Full-House.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-08 13:59:00 / 6017
  • Full Page

    Full Page

    Three columns for lots of space to include bulleted lists, skills rankings, and paragraph profile. Light greens and deep blues with the serif fonts give a business touch.

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    • Downloads: 6,726
    • Filename: 129-Full-Page.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-08 13:17:00 / 5972
  • Majestic


    Lots of design appeal with shades of gray for backgrounds, skills meter to rate your expertise, and creative use of upper and lowercase letters. Large letter crest gives formal feel without being stuffy.

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    • Downloads: 6,427
    • Filename: 197-Majestic.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-08 18:43:00 / 6180
  • Big Bold Header

    Big Bold Header

    Using three bold colours in the main header makes a strong impression. This no-nonsense format sets out clearly what everyone needs to know about your experience and skills. Experiment with different colours if blue is not your favourite.

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    • Downloads: 5,811
    • Filename: 7-Big-Bold-Header.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-06 11:13:00 / 4918
  • Little Spaces

    Little Spaces

    Bold red bar graphs used to rank your expertise offset the traditional layout of the main focus for this template. Creative use of little spaces throughout to describe yourself and objective.

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    • Downloads: 5,600
    • Filename: 81-Little-Spaces.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-07 20:00:00 / 5777
  • Transatlantic – America – New York

    Transatlantic – America – New York

    Nothing says 'America' more than the Statue of Liberty and the New York skyline. Use a different skyline image to create a similar theme for any part of the world that might be relevant to you, or the job you want.

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    • Downloads: 5,010
    • Filename: 6-Transatlantic-America-New-York.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-06 10:57:00 / 4913
  • Power Elite

    Power Elite

    Light gray background and section headers add design appeal to this formal template style. Key skills or accomplishments section in three columns is highlighted with faint gray shading.

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    • Downloads: 4,264
    • Filename: 57-Power-Elite.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-07 19:58:00 / 5704
  • Newsletter


    A large headline quote focuses the reader's attention and then the two-column format finishes the newsletter style. Good for many professions—creative, marketing, sales or designer.

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    • Downloads: 4,119
    • Filename: 64-Newsletter.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-06 19:43:00 / 5720
  • Multitasking


    Lightly blue-shaded sidebar with large, bold numbers to list key strengths and multitasking image of man juggling orange balls truly catch the eye. Project management, office administrators, and executive assistants feel with this one.

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    • Downloads: 3,801
    • Filename: 194-Multitasking.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-08 18:28:00 / 6171
  • Texture


    Rate your Professional Skills with the block-gauge section. Blue and gray shades used throughout. Font style has a handwritten feel for texture. Interior designer, sales manager, or customer service example.

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    • Downloads: 3,283
    • Filename: 154-Texture.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-08 15:57:00 / 6050
  • Blogging


    Icons and blue headings with a thickened borderline define each area of this sample. Break out away from text with a skills section formatted with graph bars ranking your expertise.

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    • Downloads: 3,210
    • Filename: 72-Blogging.docx
    • Uploaded: 2014-05-06 20:15:00 / 5745