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

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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 ...
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How can I start using resume templates with LaTeX?

I am trying to write my resume using Latex, to have a better document and attract more interest from the recruiters. Internet is full of places with lots of templates and walk-troughs to build it up. ...
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XeLaTeX compilation of Alessandro Plasmati's CV example fails

I am trying to compose a CV of mine like this resource link here!, but facing issues with compilations. Could you pls help me out? Related known question-in-stackexchange. On Win XP, MikTex 2.9 and ...
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Random asterisk when using BibTeX and res.cls

I am using res.cls and commented out \nofiles. However when I use BibTeX for my publication list, I get this random * above the references. How do I remove this *? \documentclass{res} ...
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Commercial use of LaTeX templates

I was wondering what are the licensing issues or the best way to know if certain templates allow for commercial use. I know the best way is to contact the original author but sometimes the sites don't ...
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Europass CV in (Xe)LaTeX

I was requested to re-write my CV in the Europass format, and I would like to do it using (preferably) XeLaTeX. I came across the europecv package, which seems to do the job just fine, but I would ...
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Any tricks for using the currvita style with tex4ht?

TeX4ht doesn't quite understand the currvita style's cvlist environment. It appears that cvlist takes the heading as an argument, typesets this heading into an \sbox, and uses the sbox inside the ...
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Preparing a Resume/CV with latex? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae See also: What are the benefits of writing resumes in TeX/LaTeX? Being a beginner, I just finished typing my first ...
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How to add a photo using the res class?

I'm using the res class for my resume, but none of the examples show how to add a photo. How do I add a 2x2 photo somewhere in the upper corners without breaking the layout? (I'm using example #2 in ...
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CurVe document class: alignment issue with subrubrics

I have the following issue with the alignment of subrubric titles in a résumé written with the CurVe class by Didier Verna. When the rubric & subrubric titles are aligned left via options in the ...
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Reduce space between sections?

I'm using LaTeX for my resume with the res class. It looks great, but one detail is bugging me. I'm using the res class' position environment but the space it puts between the title and the paragraph ...
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Position line in a resume

I am new to LaTeX, and I want to create a command that will display my previous positions formatted appropriately in a resume. The format I am looking for is this: 02.07.2009 - 02.07.2010 ...
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CV in ConTeXt, correspondence - moderncv

How should a minimal example of a CV look when written using the moderncv interface from the correspondence module? I'm still a bit confused about modules and interfaces so some hints on how to ...
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What are the benefits of writing resumes in TeX/LaTeX?

Today, I've written my resume in LaTeX and it looks great and all It took me about 2 hours to get everything right But I've been thinking, what benefits do I get from writing it in LaTeX rather than ...
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Package keyval Error: No value specified for margin. — error from geometry

I'm using a resume template from the following URL: (res9b) to be exact. http://rpi.edu/dept/arc/training/latex/resumes/ The problem is that the resume template doesn't include a header. If I simply ...
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Writing a CV in LaTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae Hello! Could you tell is there any example (or maybe free template) of well-formed cv (preferably programmer cv) in LaTeX? ...
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Problems with fontspec and titlesec packages

I've been trying to create a CV template by following the tutorial from here. Here's the latex code I used \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} %A Few Useful Packages \usepackage{marvosym} ...
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Edit margins in res.cls (How to pass through correct value for “margin”?)

I'm creating a resumé using the res.cls package and need to make the left and bottom margins smaller. I know I can use e.g. \topmargin=-0.5in to decrease the space at the top of the page, but neither ...
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Guide to managing multiple resume with one LaTeX?

I've heard making and managing a resume in LaTeX is highly useful. I am sure consistent and easy to maintain output format is one reason. I haven't used LaTeX before (a suggestion to where from to ...
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Section headers in margins

I'm working on my resume in LyX and I would like my section headers to look like this. What should I write in the preamble to achieve this?
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Class for Curriculum Vitae [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae Which class do you recommend to write a CV? The answer will probably be different depending on the CV being used in the ...
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LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae

If you have a TeX'ed resume, did you use a template or make your own? Are there any useful packages? What looks the most professional? How about special considerations for different areas of work ...
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How can I convert math-less latex documents into Microsoft Word?

Like most people here, my resume/CV is in LaTeX, but there are always these annoying companies (or more often, recruiters) who will only look at resumes in Microsoft Word format. How can I translate ...