It’s time to go back to the basics, formatting your resume. Have you been on the job search for what feels like months? You know you are a quality candidate with the skills necessary to be successful, but the interviews just aren’t coming. In this increasingly competitive job market you need to have a professional resume that contains the right information to stand out. The first impression that a potential employer will have of you, is going to depend on how you present your resume. We can all agree that first Impressions count, in fact, the average employer only spends a few seconds looking at a resume, so it is imperative that it makes an impression. Here are some ways to make your resume stand out in today’s diverse IT industry: What your resume should look like and Crafting a Tech Resume That Will Get You Hired.