RE: Resume or CV

Subject: RE: Resume or CV
From: "Dori Green" <dgreen -at- associatedbrands -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 3 Dec 2007 11:31:39 -0500

I used to edit and typeset resumes and curriculum vitae professionally.
My understanding is that a resume is targeted more toward a business
position while a CV is more related to academia. The CV often includes
more extracurricular activities, especially volunteer work and
associations, because many academicians such as Ph.D. candidates might
be a bit short on other directly-related job experience.

This might have changed from the many years ago I was working on them,
and of course YMMV. If all else fails, look up the dictionary
definitions (I'd do it but I also need to get some other things done

Dori Green


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