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What is the appropriate type size and font for a resume?

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I would use size 12 and anything that looks business-y. Don't use one of the more informal, "fun" fonts if you want to be taken seriously. Anything smaller than 12 would make it appear more dense; it's good to have lots of white space on a resume, which means leaving out the irrelevant stuff and being concise. Many people think that a "serif" font, which means one with "feet" on the letters, is easier to read.

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I'd say between 12-14 (if you can't chose, just do 13)

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12 font New times roman

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12 or 13 size front apart from the title. You'll want something clean and eligible such as new times roman, aerial, or other fonts you might have. No cursive of scrible type script.

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Arial or times new roman font 11 or 12.

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12

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10 or 12 both are acceptable

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times new roman 12 apa format will get u full points

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Use size 12 to be professional and a few studie have said that Baskerville Old Face, as well as looking professional, is the most convincing font to use in essays, resumes, etc. Just something to consider.

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I would use 11, 12 or 13

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NEVER USE a SANS SERIF FONT (for example Arial) for a Resume--it looks WAY too unprofessional. SERIF FONTS are the BEST for Resumes, and Serif Fonts are like Times New Roman. For the BODY of the Resume, NOTHING BIGGER THAN 11points.

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Use font size of 12 and the for headings its 14. You can use serif or may be arial font. both works fine. A two line or 1.5 line spacing is more appreciable to get clarity.

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The standard is 12 point font and Times New Roman.

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Definitely use a font with serifs. Research has shown that people find that more legible. Times New Roman is the standard. 12-point.

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12

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Probably 12, Times New Roman.

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Yes 12 + Times Roman / Ariel / Calibri ...

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12. Times New Roman if conservative or Palatino Linotype if you want to be wild...

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As someone who has received and reviewed many, many resumes.... my main advice to you is to use 10-12 pt for your font size and use Aerial, it 's the most common.

Also, make your resume stand out from all the rest..... in color, a brochure type, a special paper, a small booklet, etc.

Also, remember this.... the squeaky wheel gets the grease.... in other words ..... the person you contacted me the most often and with professionalism, was the person I usually ended up hiring. I had one 19 year old who showed up at my restaurant for a solid 14 days in a row..... I hired him..... he was a great carhop.

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You NEVER use a SANSERIF Font for a RESUME... NEVER. it doesn't look professional. ALWAYS use a SERIF Font like Times New Roman. It's more professional looking. Sanserif fonts just shows that you don't care too much about your resume and it looks sloppy...
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