I am a computer science student, and will be doing my coop term soon. Although most companies don't mention it specifically, it has become the norm in the world that if you want to work for the "big tech" companies, you must have a 1 pg resume, or I've heard.
Since 1pg is very limited, people usually "photoshop" their resumes, move things around, and transform something like this:
My question goes out to employers specifically. If the content of the two resume's are the same, but one is more visually appealing, does this affect the hiring process? The microsoft word standard resume is widely used, but many students also have their resume's customed as in the second photo, and I wanted to see what employers think of the second one vs the first