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Is a PDF Resume that Important When E-mailing?


Dear Experts,

I read the responses to a previous T.A.P. question regarding the best resume format for e-mailing a resume. However, I still have a problem. My computer gives me a choice of WordPerfect, Microsoft Word, and WordPerfect 5.1.

When I use Microsoft Word I get a little window showing conversion choices of PDF and XML. After finishing a resume, I send myself a copy to see what it will look like. None of them look like the original.

What can I do? How do I get the best format for my resume without distorting its image?

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