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This article was published on October 24, 2013


    This guy’s resumé in the style of Super Mario World is probably the best you’ll see in a long time

    This guy’s resumé in the style of Super Mario World is probably the best you’ll see in a long time
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    Getting potential employers’ attention in an overcrowded job marketplace can be quite a challenge, which is presumably why New York based designer Robby Leonardi decided to present his as an interactive webpage in the style of a Mario side-scrolling platform game.

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    Navigating the page is simple enough using either arrow keys, a touchscreen or your mouse’s scroll wheel and as you ‘progress’ you’ll level-up, getting more details of Leonardi’s life and experience.

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    It’s always good to see novel ways of displaying what can otherwise be a rather dry list of information, but if you wanted to hire Leonardi, you’re out of luck – his CV actually lists him as being currently employed by Fox News. Check out the link below for the full CV.

    ➤ Robby Leonardi Interactive Resume