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What Photo can I use on my resume?
What Photo can I use on my resume?

What to consider when choosing a photo for your resume

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Written by Volen
Updated over a week ago

Profile Photo Guidelines

Adding a photo to your resume allows employers, recruiters or HR professionals to put a face to the person behind it.

Recommended specs + photos

  • PNG & JPG Image type

  • Generally, 500x500 pixels work best. Larger images can take a long time to upload

  • Headshots

  • Recent photos, anything later than 1 year is not recommended


  • Using a company logo as your photo

  • Using landscapes, words or phrases or random objects

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