Re: Resume Writing Part 2

Subject: Re: Resume Writing Part 2
From: Tony Chung <tonyc -at- tonychung -dot- ca>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:36:27 -0800

I prefer to submit to companies in PDF format. Recruiters, on the other
hand, prefer the Word copy so that they can add their own branding and mask
our names.

-Tony

On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 2:30 PM, davecc0000 <davec2468 -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

> > On Nov 16, 2017, at 2:01 PM, Lauren <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net> wrote:
> >
> > I had one resume with what I thought was a simple design but once it was
> received, it was mutilated by technology; nothing was where I put it.
> Layout is usually lost, fonts are changed to the employer's default, and
> graphics are often stripped. Some employers have a specific format or
> template for the resume to follow that often resembles a boring application
> form.
>
>
> Is PDF no longer a valid format in which to present resumes? Wouldnât that
> solve the reformatting issue?
>
> Dave
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References:
Resume Writing Part 2: From: Cardimon, Craig
Re: Resume Writing Part 2: From: Gene Kim-Eng
RE: Resume Writing Part 2: From: Cardimon, Craig
Re: Resume Writing Part 2: From: Lauren
Re: Resume Writing Part 2: From: davecc0000

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