Does resume paper make a difference?
Though you don’t absolutely need to use resume paper, it offers some advantages: Better printing quality. The extra thickness of resume paper means that you can expect fewer ink bleeds and smudges and an overall better printing quality compared to standard printing paper. More professional feel.
What is standard resume page size?
It can be serif or sans-serif, depending on your resume type. Leave enough white space in between the lines. Make sure the size of paper selected for printing is A4. The U.S. versions of MS Word have the default paper size set to 8.5 by 11 inches (A4).
Should you use cardstock on resume?
Card stock weighs anywhere from 50 to 110 pounds per 500 sheets, which means it’s not a good choice for your resume. Paper varies in texture according to its fiber content. Cotton-infused paper, while more expensive than standard copy paper, has a smooth finish and greater durability.
Is Monster com still relevant?
When it comes to general job searching, Monster, Careerbuilder, and Indeed definitely run the game. However, just because a site is large and popular doesn’t mean employers choose to use them. Both Indeed and Monster produce more candidates that do not have any college education than Careerbuilder.