{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 ...
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Placing images in entries (Friggeri CV)

Sorry for another Friggeri CV-related question, this is the last one. I feel like the solution should be really easy with tikzpicture nodes, but I just cannot make it work... I am using Friggeri's CV ...
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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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Indentation in Latex for Resume

I just started to learn to build my resume using Latex. The problem I got is that I wish to align "Thesis" and "Advisor" with the degree "M.S in Engineering". I also wish to wrap the long line of the ...
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Alignment of bullet points in Modern CV

Question: How do I align the bullet points in a CV, using the Modern CV package? I would like to the statistics and economics bullet points under the 'Economics and Statistics Tutor' heading. Current ...
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Modern {CV} questions

I am using the modern CV package to create a CV in Latex. Unfortunately I am in a bit of a rush, so couldn't create a MWE, but hopefully one eagle-eyed user can identify where I've gone wrong! I just ...
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Three Column Layout, Simple please!

I am using LaTeX to write a CV and would like to be able to set 3 columns whose width I can define and be able to designate in which column certain text goes into. Most of the answers to this ...
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LaTeX Resume Templates Modifications

I was using the LaTeX resume template from http://www.constantinos.us/blog/2006/04/12/latex-resume-template site.. Then i have modified accordingly given below .. But unfortunately it is showing some ...
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Making a class to change the margins of TeX file, it fails

I'm currently trying to develop my own resume however I'm having trouble making a .cls file that does anything that makes since. As of now I'm simply trying to change the margins. Tex file ...
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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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How to have a table span the entire page width [duplicate]

So I'm trying to type up my resume in Latex. I have two addresses I want to list and I would like to have one on the right of the page and one on the left. I'm assuming I can do this with a table but ...
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Trouble inserting picture in CV template

I'm making a resume based on a latex template (link: https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/cv-or-resume/cies-breijs-resume ) and I'd like to insert a figure. There is some free space in the template ...
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Knowledge indicators

I'm writing my CV with LaTeX and I would like to add knowledge indicators next to my skills. I'm looking for a package that can display a "vertical stack". Something like: German ≡ English = Chinese ...
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Trying to Change LaTeX Template's Bullet Points

I am creating a resume using a template I found online. I am nearly done, however I want to bring the bullet points closer together! There are two files in my project.. cv_4.tex and resume.cls. The ...
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How can I change the bottom margin in res.cls LaTeX file?

I'm using \documentclass[margin]{res}, I can change the top margin by using \topmargin=-.5in. But I don't know what to do for bottom margin. Help?
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Having trouble inserting a header with image on resume

I'll keep this short. I need to get this contact info at the top of this resume. I have been stuck for a while and I have no idea where to start. Really appreciate any help.
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removing an extra column from a resume template

So I downloaded a resume template here: the template .tex file. Basically after the first \section{Contact Information} section, I'd like everything left aligned. The reason is that I am making a ...
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Modifying the res class to have less whitespace

I am currently in the process of creating my CV. The res template I found online seems to do the trick. But I am having some troubles. The picture below kind of highlights what I want to do. So ...
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Want to add the Skype and LinkedIn Icon on the left side of Friggeri Resume?

\documentclass[]{myfriggeri-cv} % Add 'print' as an option into the square bracket to remove colors from this template for printing \usepackage{unicode-math} \usepackage{fontawesome} ...
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Cross-reference enumerate item in res template does not work [duplicate]

I am using the following template to build my resume: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/long-professional-curriculum-vitae In the resume, I would like to add cross-reference to items in the ...
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How to remove the capitalization of names

I would like my name to not be entirely in uppercase. This is my .tex file. %---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- % PACKAGES AND OTHER DOCUMENT ...
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create two column resume with extra data on right column

I'm looking at creating resume using Pandoc but need help on the LaTeX side. I would like a column on the left with the main content. Then a column on the right with "bullet" points. The column on the ...
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Change some basic details about document type resume

I am writing my resume and using template "9b" from this website. However, there are a couple of items that I would like to modify. Here is the .tex file and corresponding screen-shot after ...
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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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Spacing around itemize in tabular

I'm working off of a resume template from writelatex.com. I'd like to use bullet points in my descriptions, rather than flowing text. However, it adds a bit to the separating line, as seen in item 1. ...
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How to make such a CV in LaTeX?

I am not good to LaTeX. I think I need TikZ? It should look like this: Can anyone help me? How to do that? Which document class should be used, how to make the sectioning look like that on the ...
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Identify CV class

Can anyone tell me if he identifies the class this resume was written with? Thank you
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How can I narrow down these gaps?

I am writing my curriculum vitae, but I have one question. In the first image, there are spaces between different sections. (Between contact and phone, between education and Seoul~~,....) Thus, I ...
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How can I narrow down the gaps? [duplicate]

I am writing my curriculum vitae, but I have one question. In the first image, there are spaces between different sections. (Between contact and phone, between education and Seoul~~,....) Thus, ...
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Reducing spacing between section headings and text in resume

I want to reduce vertical spacing between end of text in education section and the title of the following section , i.e. ACADEMIC APPOINTMENT. Also, the space between PUBLICATION and Economics ...
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How to write resume (CV) [duplicate]

I'm a fresh graduate student, and I want to write a resume using Latex, what is the best way to do it ?
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Resume ending margin unchangeable

I'm using res.cls to make a resume and it looks awesome, except that it puts the last two lines on the next page leaving almost an inch and a half of lower margin, and I can't adjust the lower margin ...
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How can I put the title/my name in the middle of my page?

I just can't figure this one out. I'm using \documentclass[margin,line,8pt]{res} and want my title/name in the middle of the page.
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Hyperlink containing %

I'm trying to include a hyperlink in my CV in TeX that contains the character "%", which results in TeX making the part of the hyperlink following % as comments. Advice on how to fix this would be ...
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Change color of sections in resume class

I would like to change the color of the name on top and the titles of the rSection in "light gray". How can I do that? ...
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How to disable list in the rSubsection?

I am working on my resume, and I want to use srSubsection environment. The problem is the current class file only allows entering a list. And I do not know how to modify that to allow inclusion of ...
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Stopping text short of righthand side ``date'' column in -res- class?

I am using the res class to make a CV (I know its outdated; path dependency) I would like to have all the dates on the righthand side in a column of their own (with no text running under the dates ...
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Starting text right after section in -res- class

Is it possible to start your text right after the section in the res class? As an alternative, one could also fake a section title's look (font) etc. However, how would you fully indent it to the left ...
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How do I remove “curriculum vitae” text from heading of \documentclass{tccv}?

I'm working with the Two Column CV template from https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/cv/ The script begins with: \documentclass{tccv} \usepackage[english]{babel} I don't want it to say Curriculum ...
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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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How can I add bibliography to the resume class?

I have a .bib file with various references such as these: @article{bellerby_probabilistic_2005, title = {Probabilistic and Ensemble Representations of the Uncertainty in an {IR}/Microwave ...
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How to achieve a left aligned title with smaller contact information for a resume?

I'm starting to learn tex and want to get a heading like this for a resume that I'm creating. Right now I tried the following \titile{My Name} \maketitle but it creates the heading at the center ...
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\rule Margin Spacing Issue for Horizontal Line

How can I get the horizontal line to not enter the right margin. It doesn't look symmetrical the way I have it. Ideally I would like the horizontal line to be the same distance from the side of the ...
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Add and align photo placeholder with title

I am trying to learn TeX and I need to add a photo placeholder and align it with a title. I have the following code \documentclass[margin,line]{res} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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reset counter in tasks environment

Can someone please help me reset the counter(?) in the code below. The Answer section should start with #1. I do need \RenewTasks[resume, style=custom,label-align=right]{tasks}(2) in the preamble. ...
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Output two files

I'm tiring of maintaining two different CV and resume .tex files and want to combine them into a single file. I'm considering etoolbox as a way of combining my CV and resume into the same. Then I ...
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How to set bottom margin using the resume class with [margin,line]

I really like the way my resume looks using the following preamble: \documentclass[line,margin]{resume} \begin{document} \topmargin=-0.5in However, I have a huge margin at the bottom of the page. ...
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Use bibentry to produce references in CV without bibliography list: works but error [duplicate]

The following sample works for me, with res.cls and using pdflatex, bibtex and 2xpdflatex; however, it gives the error ! LaTeX Error: Lonely \item--perhaps a missing list environment. Is this ...
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How to increase between hspace

How would I increase the vertical space between the first two projects and the second? Here is a MWE: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper,sans]{moderncv} % moderncv themes \moderncvstyle{banking} ...
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Lots of errors in default friggeri resumé cv

I get lots of errors when compiling (XeLaTeX, from up-to-date MiKTeX 2.9 x64, TeXstudio 2.8.0, Windows 8 x64) the friggeri-cv template. Download it here: ...