Former recruitment agency experts answer
employment questions, candidly suggesting how to
negotiate your salary, find a really good job,
handle phone interviews, and more.
Sage advice like this is
Online Resume Tips
- Use 10 to 12 point type
- Use a simple font such as Courier, Times, Arial,
- Justify text to the
- Don't go over 65 characters for line
- Don't use graphics,
bullets, lines, bold, italics, underlines, etc.
- Use all caps for
- Your resume should have plenty of keywords
(i.e. industry "buzz
words" and jargon)
- Fax resumes using
"fine mode" rather than "standard mode"
- Do not fold your resume since
creases can make scanning difficult
- When sending your
resume in the body of an email there is no need to number
pages since the email is downloaded into the data
base as one sheet
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