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

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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 (e.g....
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Decrease vertical space between cventries

This must be easy for you, but I am quite unable to get it right. Here is my code: \cvsection{Education} \begin{cventries} \cventry {B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering} % Degree {POSTECH(...
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How to upload the picture at the left side of this cv template?

\documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{awesome-cv} % A4 paper size by default, use 'letterpaper' for US letter \fontdir[fonts/] % Specify the location of the included fonts % Color for highlights \colorlet{...
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How to adjust the passport size picture on the top left of CV?

I want to adjust the passport size picture on the top left of CV. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tabularx,multicol} %\usepackage{doublespace} %\setstretch{1.2} \usepackage{ae} \...
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Reduce page margins using the res document class

In order to make my resume more dense and get more content on a page, I wanted to reduce page margins. I had been struggling with this issue for a long time and couldn't find any good complete ...
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How can I write formal resume of a specific form?

How can I create a Resume that is in the following link https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/cv-or-resume/simple-resume-cv using latex?
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\hfill doesnt work on new line

I am using res class to prepare my CV. My code is Secured All-India Rank 2480 in Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) among over $500,000$ applicants\hfill{\em(2010)}\\ Secured 2488th rank in All India ...
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Making a “fancy” CV in TeX based on one which is “designed” [closed]

So I just discovered this. It has a CV which looks like this: Can somebody guide me to a template which is similar to this, or otherwise let me know of packages which could help make something ...
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resume template and small caps

UPDATE My MWE is, \documentclass{resume} % Use the custom resume.cls style \usepackage[left=0.75in,top=0.6in,right=0.75in,bottom=0.6in]{geometry} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[usenames,...
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“There's no line here to end” error?

I am writing my CV and I got this weird "There's no line here to end" error in the "programming/softwares" line in the following section: \begin{itemize} \item \textbf{Programming/...
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Align address blocks in a resume

I'm trying to align three address blocks so that there is one on the left alignment, one on the right alignment and one in the center. This is what I have so far for two addresses (I used a lot of ...
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How to insert a linkedin logo to my document that also acts as a link to my profile [duplicate]

I would like to insert a linkedin logo to my document that also acts as a link to my profile. Here's my code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{...
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LaTeX list line spacing with left hanging section name [closed]

I have a Resume at Overleaf.com which can be accessed at https://www.overleaf.com/read/zrnwyfhbhhps I'm trying to have section headings to the left of the contents, which is mostly lists. So: ...
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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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Set custom margin for the res class

I am trying to make my resume using the res class. the problem that I am facing is with the page borders. How I do I set in acc Here is what My .tex file looks like %-------------------------------...
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res – A resumé class - Examples

I'm working on my resume (CV) and I would like to use the res documentclass. However, I can not find any document about this class and how to use it even on the CTAN website. Could you please help me ...
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How to either: wrap image in text or place image at specific location

I am very new to Latex and I am struggling to place a picture of me at the top of my resume. I did my best to make a minimal working example since I have seen that it is appreciated while looking for ...
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Command calls with multiple parameters

I'd like to improve the latex code from a previous answer by using it all along a resumé which I've reproduced below. The MyFrame command have to be called around 20 times but using different items ...
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Awsome-CV edit section. make it capital and in center

Template for resume used : Awesome-CV. I tried for 3 hrs to make all the letters of section capital and set the location of word in vertical center of document. Didn't worked out. The education.tex ...
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How to automatically cite your own publications in a resume?

Is there a biblatex style (or another mean to generate this automatically) designed to autocite (citing your own work)? It could be useful in a resume or for exporting to your website a list of ...
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Looking for a resume template [duplicate]

I don't know if this is the right place to ask this question. I hope that, if not, you can try to suggest others destinations. So my question is very simple but it takes me lot of time due to the fact ...
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How to use BibTeX for putting a nice publication list in resume with document class (res.cls)

I am trying to put a publication list using BibTex into resume. But I do not know why it does not compile?. Here is my effort. Following is the code that I want to use BibTex for its publication ...
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Tabular with prescribed width and options

My purpose is to reproduce this document : I want to create a tabular, but I want the first column to be, for example, of 6 centimeters in width. Other point : sometimes I need a lot of room in a ...
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Compile - Problematics - Latex with TexShop

I don't know why I can't compile my Curriculum Vitae from LaTex. I would get something that looks like this website. Does anyone could help me at this level? You can even modify it to make it more ...
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Basic definition of variables for use in resume [closed]

I'm working on writing my resume in a LaTeX and hoping to implement some commands to automate section styles (though I am by no means planning to write an entire class). For example, I'd like to ...
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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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How to add bibliography file to classicthesis-styled CV?

I am creating my CV in LaTeX with classicthesis-styled CV. Instead of adding publications individually, I would like to add a bibliography file. I tried it with the following code, but couldn't get it ...
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LaTeX CV does not compile, why?

What is the problem that I can't compile (look at error message in attached image) this resume: % LaTeX file for resume % This file uses the resume document class (res.cls) \documentclass{res} %\...
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Compile - Problematics - Latex

I don't know why I can't compile my Curriculum Vitae from LaTex. I would get something that looks like this website. Does anyone could help me at this level? You can even modify it to make it more ...
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Why to waste space above my picture?

Here is my CV, where I have my picture on the "top" right corner. But it's not on top, which OK might be too much, but I would like to be more on top, or to re-configure some things to gain that ...
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Move Job Title and Year To Line Above In moderncv

I am using the banking style for moderncv. Is there a way I can modify the \cventry command so that the Employer, Job Title, City, and Year fields all appear on the same line? Something looking like ...
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Aligning address on the same line, in 3-column style

I have been using example res9a on this page. As you can see, the address is divided into three lines. I am new to LaTeX, so not sure if this is possible, but can those three lines be put in one line, ...
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CV Address with Photo alignment

I have a problem regarding to my resume alignment. I want to show my address at top left of the CV and at top right show my photo. Here is a code snippet: \begin{document} \thispagestyle{empty} % ...
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Put image in title of CV

I am using the following template for my CV. I have filled this in as such: \documentclass{resume} % Use the custom resume.cls style \usepackage[left=0.75in,top=0.6in,right=0.75in,bottom=0.6in]{...
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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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How to add the place of birth in Europass CV?

\evcdateofbirth is for the Date of Birth. Is there any option for Place Of Birth ? \ecvplaceofbirth does not work. Similar to this question : How to add the Skype ICON in Europass CV?
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Space Issue in Resume

I have the address, portfolio website fields to the side of my name in the resume. Although I used the flushleft command for the table with contact information etc, they do not seem to appear beyond ...
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How to add spaces between font awesome icons and text in Latex “Awesome Resume/CV” template resume

I am currently writing my resume in latex and decided to model it off of this template I found here. I have gotten everything to work except that I can't figure out how to add space between the font ...
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How to center image above name in LaTeX resume

I'm trying to center an image right above my name in my resume (i.e. the red line in the screenshot should go down the middle of the image), but it seems like the image is centered between the left ...
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Thicker hrulefill in res class

How do I make a thicker horizontal line using hrulefill in res class? I have the following in my preamble. Is it possible to modify it in some way to reflect the change? \newcommand{\fullhrulefill} { ...
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Deedy Resume; How to bold text?

I've recently found the Deedy-Resume template (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/deedy-resume-cv) . However I would like to bold text in the body of the document, i.e., " \textbf{} doesn't work ...
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In latex, how to add a header in the document class “deedy-resume”?

This template titled "Deedy-resume" is available here; https://www.overleaf.com/3391198rtbjch#/9562876/ I intend to add a certain text content on the top right corner of the page. Can anyone please ...
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Footer cannot appear on CV using res.cls

I'm trying to add a footer into a CV using res.cls. I use some commands to define the footer but it still doesn't work. Anyone can help me? Thanks. % LaTeX resume using res.cls \documentclass[line, ...
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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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How to make rounded box and shaded background behind text in Latex?

I am trying to create a following image in LaTeX for my resume. I can find a lot of questions and answers being discussed on the perfect rectangular background but not the rounded shape.
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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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How to reduce spacing before each section in latex

Below is my latex code. I have also uploaded a screenshot. As you can see from the screenshot that I want to reduce the space before the section title. I found some solution but they change the ...
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Vertical space between a word and a line

I want to reduce the vertical distance between "Education" and the line. How to do that? I am using the following code: \usepackage{tikz} \newcommand*{\Line}[3][]{\tikz \draw[#1] #2 -- #3;}% \textbf{...
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How to make the CV?

Am making cv in latex, code is given below, have three questions: 1- How to add photo to it, in the line #8, pass is the photo name in jpg, this code displays error about this line, so please correct ...