Category Archives: Video Resumes

mailVU allows anyone to easily record video resumes and email them to anyone

How to Download Videos From Browser

TweetEver try to download a video and your browser opens a window and plays it? We at mailVU find this annoying and figured many of you find it annoying as well. The cause of the ‘play instead of download’ issue … Continue reading

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Sample Video Resume Script

TweetMany recruiting companies are asking candidates to record a video resume.  Actyl is using mailVU’s online video recorder to capture video resumes for Jobs in Canada. They are not the only recruiters to do so, and candidates need to be … Continue reading

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Branding Yourself With Video

TweetRecently, we opened up this space to guest blogger Jennifer King to discuss how companies can brand themselves with recruitment videos designed to attract top talent. Video isn’t just a good idea for companies looking to bring on new employees; … Continue reading

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5 Smart Things To Say In Your Video CV

TweetEmployers receive hundreds of applications in response to their job openings, so job seekers have to do something unique to get noticed. Stand out from all the other applicants with a video resume/CV! Recording and sending a video CV via … Continue reading

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mailVU Welcomes Former VisualCV Users

TweetVisualCV.com is shutting down their visual resume service and website on December 30. Here is the email they sent to their users: Dear VisualCV Member We regret to inform you that the VisualCV.com website will be ceasing operations, effective December … Continue reading

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mailVU for Business, Education in the New Year

TweetWelcome to the New Year! We’re a few days into a brand new year as everyone tries to remember to write the correct year on their checks (I know there are a few out there, like me, who still sometimes … Continue reading

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Job Seeker Uses Free Video Mail to Get Noticed

TweetGay Diller knew she had to change her approach during her job search. Diller, a graphic designer, wasn’t getting much response from simply submitting resumes and applying for jobs online. When she met mailVU co-founder Alan Fitzpatrick at a business … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Recording Video Interviews

TweetRecorded Interview Methods There are several ways you can use recorded video in the interview process. One method is to use video resumes to see the candidate. The video allows the candidate to demonstrate their energy, enthusiasm, and presentation skills … Continue reading

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Do’s and Don’ts When Recording Video Resumes

TweetmailVU.com provides a free and easy way to record videos.  One job candidate even got an interview from using video email.  Before you record your video resume be sure to read these tips on the do’s and don’ts when recording … Continue reading

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Create A Tell Me About Yourself Video

TweetA video is a chance to sell yourself for a job opportunity. A great idea on what to say in your job video is to address the “tell me about yourself” request.  The open-ended request is intended to be challenging.  … Continue reading

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