{resume} is about creating résumés and CVs with (La)TeX.

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How to have solid block emphasising a section [duplicate]

I would like to recreate something similar to the below in Latex. I know how to configure margins, page size, header formatting and spacing etc. but I am not sure how to go about making the solid left ...
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How to reduce the margins and spacings in this document

I'm using the res.cls to create a one-page CV (I know, res.cls is old, but I prefer its layout). Since the CV is one-page only, I need to squeeze some more space for its content. This is what I have ...
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Several job titles for the same employer in moderncv

I was wondering how can I tweak moderncv to create entries for multiple job titles with the same employer. I am basically interested in mimicking approach 2 that is explained here using the classic ...
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How to create a header line after text

Hi, I am looking to recreate the style above for a resume. For the heading of sections in the resume, I want the section name (in the example above - Education) to be followed by a header line ...
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Currivita - horizontal distance between bullet and content in cvlist

I am using cvlist to itemize my content as follows: \begin{cvlist}{HEADING} \item[1] blah \item[2] blah blah . . . \end{cvlist} However, the gap between the numbers (such as 1,2 etc) and the ...
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Footer not appearing on resume

I have been having trouble displaying a footer in my resume. Here are the links to the .cls file and the .tex file respectively. .cls file resume.cls file .tex file resume.tex file Sorry for the ...
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Resume template with leading line to start section

I came across a resume here and like its format, in particular the red lines that begin each section. How can I create those lines in LaTeX, and then have the years on the left column and everything ...
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res.cls hfill addresses

I'm trying to have my phone number float to the right margin, but hfill doesn't seem to work within an address in res.cls. \address{email@email.com (555) 555-5555} So I try to change that to: ...
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moderntimeline - same entry, two time spans

I'm updating my CV using the moderncv class with moderntimeline, and most of it is looking really nice by now. However, one of my previous positions I held twice, with a year-long break in the ...
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How to make a simple resume [duplicate]

I like the sytle of this resume It is simple and clear. But it is made by Word. How to write a tex version?
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Change textwidth for 1 line only

I am writing a resume. I have a line with my email, ph etc below my name. I want this line to start at same margin as the Objective below and similarly stop where the text below stops. I figured i ...
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LaTeX resume/cover letter error

I've recently used a LaTeX template to make both a resume and cover letter using res.cls and letter.sty respectively. However, I would like to have both documents display my name, a horizontal line ...
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LaTeX CV, change pagenumber position

I am preparing my CV in germany using the currvita Package. Unfortunally the pagenumbers on the bottom of the page are not really at the bottom of the page. There is something like 5 cm between the ...
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Automatically citing all entries in a class in a bib file

I usually add my publications to my CV from my bib file (using biblatex). At first, I used to manually cite each entry, but as the list grows, it's becoming a chore (especially since there are quite a ...
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Using the res.cls LaTeX file, how do I centre the address?

Right now, it would look something like this for the address area: Obviously the last line is not centred, but I'd like it to be. Here's the code so far: % LaTeX resume using res.cls ...
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How do I get letter sized paper when I am using the res.cls margin option

Here is the first part of my code sorry I'm new to TeX but this is really annoying me also using the geometry package doesn't work and neither does \documentclass[margin, letterpaper]{res} ... ... % ...
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Enforcing writing across full width of page whilst using the res document class

I am using \documentclass[margin]{res} to display the section titles of my document to the left of the body text and the section{Section_name} command works fine. However, I would like for some ...
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Text won't left align above list

I'm very new to LaTeX and have been using a template from my brother's resume to do up my own, and I have everything exactly how I want it except for the fact that I can't get the text on a line above ...
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How to input Chinese characters to LaTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does one type Chinese in LaTeX? I am a Chinese college student and I want to write a resume with LaTeX; I have searched the Internet, I have heard a package called ...
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How to format a CV / Resume so that it can be parsed by automatic resume uploaders? [closed]

Many job sites do not accept a PDF resume; they require me to fill in their custom fields. Other sites will attempt to parse a PDF into pre-defined fields but this process does a poor job of ...
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Advanced layout with independent side column

I'm creating a CV and I'm rather specific about my layout. I want a constant header on each page. On the left side of the page I want a column containing my personal presentation. It starts with a ...
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How to move a phrase in a resume template?

Here is some template CV in LaTeX: http://www.rpi.edu/dept/arc/training/latex/resumes/ Consider template number 9a (source). I want to move the name to the left, write "Resume" in the middle, and put ...
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Preventing newline from left column from forcing a newline in the right column

I'm writing a CV in LaTeX, and got started with the sample called Writing a CV in LaTeX. I'm trying to modify it so that a newline in the left column does not force a newline in the right column. ...
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tikz bug when creating stackoverflow tags?

I am still working on my template for stackexchange like resume, and I noticed that if I issue the \LaTeX macro inside a Tikz box, the A gets trimmed. The header of my document contains: ...
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stackoverflow like resume based on res.cls

I have created a stackoverflow like CV, based on many snippets scattered here and some other sites (e.g. tags and so on). Right now, I have something that looks quite OK, although not as powerful as ...
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How to make the contents of the address center-adjusted( change the default format of the address tag?)

I am trying to write my resume with LaTeX, and if you see the following image, the contents of the address is left-adjusted. What do I do to make them center-adjusted? The code I used is as ...
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modern cv layout

I have a question concerning my CV. The following is my header: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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Right aligning text while underlining entire line

For the record, I've spent about five hours endlessly looking here and elsewhere on the Internet, looking for an answer. I'm relatively new to using LaTeX and am trying to create right aligned text ...
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noindent fail in resume mode

I'm writing a resume and want to add a line under each section name: \documentclass[line]{res} \begin{document} \renewcommand{\namefont}{\LARGE \bf} \name{Tianlun Zhang} ...
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\mathfrak{g} not showing up properly in resume

I am using document class margin and line \documentclass[margin,line]{resume} and for some reason, \mathfrak{g} is not showing up properly (it is just showing up as a g). Can anyone give me ...
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Which document class for writing resume? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae I am trying to create a new resume in LaTeX previously I used Scribus but not happy with the formatting and pdf size. To ...
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No indent in res.cls

I am writing a resume using res.cls. I would like to write a non-indented paragraph under a section heading but can't figure out how to override the heavily indented margins used for columns under ...
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Page break in incorrect position in resume

The pagebreak in this resume is in the wrong spot. I would like latex to automatically put a page break in the right spot. EDIT I would like items to be cut off by a page break and continued on the ...
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Alignment problem in resume

This question uses the suggestions given here. I am formatting my resume for which the following in a basic construct (minimum working example): \documentclass[letterpaper,9pt]{article} ...
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Altering the position of bullet given by \item

I am working on my resume and for that I am using one of the following construct: \documentclass[letterpaper,9pt]{article} \newlength{\outerbordwidth} \usepackage[empty]{fullpage} \usepackage{color} ...
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Processing a BibTeX database based on entry type

Consider a BibTeX database (i.e. a .bib file), in which there are over 100 entries. Entry types are journal publications, conference publications, etc., all of which are published by some specific ...
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Left justify parts of resume using res.cls

I'm creating a resume using the res.cls package and I'm using the margin style option, which specifies that section titles are to the left of the body text. This essentially makes it look like there ...
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currvita - vertical distance between bullters

How to make smaller vertical distance between item bullets in one section only ? \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[TextAligned,NoDate]{currvita} \usepackage{fullpage} \begin{document} ...
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currvita - resume section without bullets

I like currvita class very much. I have problem with creating section without bullets. I would like to add section "additional information" and use full available width. I've found three solutions, ...
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A list inside a table

I'm using this simple code to align date ranges on a CV: \section{I'm pretty cool}\begin{tabular}{l l} 2009--present & company 1 \\ 2011--2012 & company 2 \end{tabular} Now this looks like ...
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Modern CV usage problem in latex

I am using the ModernCV class for creating a resumé in LaTeX. I found three styles provided by Miktex for this purpose. My question is: how is the section header created in the document? All I see is ...
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Making outdented/grayed block in CV

This page has a tutorial for making CV, but it doesn't have the example to make grayed/outdented section as follows: How can I make this? The copied code from the poster without the ...
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Clickable “tel:” URL for TeX resume

I need to make my telephone number clickable. You might be familiar with this in Gmail's clickable phone numbers that dial out to your mobile phone, for example. I'm working on my resume, and I'm ...
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Hyperlinks in CV (Resume)

I am trying to write a CV (Resume) and a cover letter in LaTeX. I wish to add hyperlinks so that I can provide easy access to more information on areas I talk about. However, I feel that it might look ...
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LaTeX document in multiple languages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to keep my translation together with original text? I am working on my resume (CV). I maintain an English and Danish version of it. Right now, this is two ...
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using biblatex with res.cls

I am having a problem getting biblatex to work with res.cls I have successfully used biblatex using the article class to create a nice bibliography the way I want it to look. However, when I try and ...
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Creating a resume template? A beginner's education [closed]

I've began learning LaTeX for the expressive purpose of eventually creating a resume template of my own. A business school friend of mine showed a very professionally-looking resume he created from a ...
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How can I left-align \name?

I am working on a resume using \documentclass{res} but I'd like it to left-align the name and address while using the \name and \address commands. I have tried using \begin{tabular}... and ...
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“References” section in a CV

By "References", I mean the recommendation letter writers, For example, the VERY bottom of this CV, http://pages.uoregon.edu/bwebster/NSA-CV.pdf with 4 people. Can someone point to a CV template ...
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Template for a German CV with moderncv

I currently need to write a CV in German and decided to with moderncv. I find the class quite good. One issue I have is that the content and style of a German CV can be quite different than one for ...