RE: Having fun with your resume - good idea/bad idea

Subject: RE: Having fun with your resume - good idea/bad idea
From: "Sarah Blake" <Sarah -dot- Blake -at- nice -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 7 Sep 2012 12:08:45 +0100

Tony Chung said:

> Many people confuse a request for a resume with a request for a curriculum vitae (CV)

I have learned something today; I never knew there was a difference. In the UK what you would call a resume is called a CV, and the longer and more detailed document for academic posts is just an 'academic CV'.

The potential for transatlantic confusion never ceases to amaze me.

Sarah Blake
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RE: Having fun with your resume - good idea/bad idea: From: Sue Jones
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