Ready to bring your job application strategy to the next level? The new name of the game is video resumes, and although they aren’t meant to entirely replace the traditional paper version, a well-made video resume can really set you apart in your job search.

In the short video below, career expert Aimee Bateman of Careercake shares seven essential must and must-nots for creating a strong, valuable video resume. With just a little bit of planning, preparation, and time, you can create your own awesome video resume that is bound to help you stand out.

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