Redesigning the UX of a personalized resume network: Beyond Credentials

Here’s a useful site redesign we were tasked with for those recent grads out there.

Beyond Credentials combines the social media-rich resume platform of Linkedin with the personality and multimedia insight of Facebook. In a competitive job market users can stand out in the crowd by uploading customizable resumes, writing samples, videos showing their personalities, photos, interview-like Q&A’s, interesting facts, personal stories, etc. And did we mention this is all free to use?


Along with site design, what we did was conduct interviews with current and potential users and analyzed what makes this site user-friendly and what doesn’t. Then we revamped the experience of the site for maximum engagement and helped explain the benefits of joining more clearly. Take a look:


To read more about Beyond Credentials and Doejo, check out our case study on