Good readability: The resume design should be simple and clear. The focus should be on the readability.
Proper highlighting: The candidate must highlight the significant information & the things which the candidate wants the employer to read. The candidate can BOLD the words to highlight the things.
Professional look: The professional look must be given to the resume. The proper font size and writing style should be used to create such look.
Errors: The candidate should be very careful about any mistakes in the resume. This may create a wrong impression. The candidate must stress upon the grammar, spellings, vocabulary etc.
Details: The enough details should be given in the resume about everything. Nothing should look incomplete in the resume. At the same time the details should not be too much.