Select FILE > PAGE SETUP.
Set Margins - maximums, 1.0" all around; minimums, 0.75" Top, Right, Left and 0.5" Bottom.
Name - large, bold typeface.
Addresses - Permanent (set at left margin) and College (tabbed so it is close to right margin but justified on the left); Centered on page if one address
Graphic Line (optional):
Select BORDERS / BOTTOM and LINE STYLE.
Please note: Have one paragraph marker below the marker where the line is to be drawn.
Use similar formatting to place your information as above.
Remove all italics, underlining, graphics, bullets, as these will often create error messages when your résumé is scanned.
Consider using a keyword section to best promote your résumé when searches are done. Include keywords that reflect your skills and experience and are relevant to the industry and position.
This is a text-only résumé, usually saved in an ASCII format so it is readable to a variety of software programs. Can be used within body of an email message or cut and paste into a web page form.
Use UPPER and lower case letters, spacing and other "keyboard" characters such as *, +, and = to highlight sections of your résumé .
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