9. Identify your target employer.
Tailor your résumé so that it is visually appealing for people who will be reading it. A graphic résumé will help you stand out, but you need to make sure it's in a good way.
For example, if you're a photographer, your résumé should most definitely include some of your photographs. If you're a lawyer, well maybe you need to rethink doing this type of résumé all together. But if you're going to try it, make sure it's very professional and classy.