Kelly Services(R) Offers Visual Resume Tool on Website
Forms Partnership With California-Based Visual.ly
TROY, MI -- (Marketwire) -- 12/10/12 -- Kelly Services (NASDAQ:
KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions, is
partnering with Visual.ly, a San Francisco-based marketplace that
brings together buyers and sellers of infographics, to offer
individuals an online graphics tool to create a resume infographic.
The tool is available at KellyServices.com/ResumeBuilder and
generates a resume infographic by gathering an individual's
professional information from their LinkedIn profile. The final
infographic can be stored on the individual's computer and shared
with prospective employers.
"Resumes and CVs are based on an antiquated format and Kelly(R) is
trying to change that," said Dave Fenech, Vice President, Interactive
Marketing and Creative Services, for Kelly Services. "The graphics
tool provides job seekers with a unique approach in presenting their
skills and experience to prospective employers through the use of
Visual.ly originally began offering their online visualization
service to marketing professionals, but soon realized that a need
existed for all professionals to showcase their experience and skills
through a visual format. The partnership with Kelly Services marks
Visual.ly's entry into the resume business.
"Visuals provide a quick insight into a person's experience and
skills at one glance," said Lee Sherman, Chief Content Officer,
About Kelly Services
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB) is a leader in
providing workforce solutions. Kelly offers a comprehensive array of
outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing
on a temporary, temporary-to-hire and direct-hire basis. Serving
clients around the globe, Kelly provides employment to more than
550,000 employees annually. Revenue in 2011 was $5.6 billion. Visit
kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn, and
Twitter. Download The Talent Project, Kelly's free iPad app.
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