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What's the Smallest Resume Font I Can Use?

Dear Experts, What is the smallest size font I can use on a resume to keep it to one page? Here is how our CAREEREALISM-Approved Experts answered this question on Twitter: Q#482 If you need to ask this question you have too much info on your resume. Trim it down and use a reasonable font size. (@gradversity) Q#482 What’s the Smallest Resume Font I Can Use? A 10 font: (@ravingredhead) Q#482 Just keep it easy to read and ditch the "one page resume myth." (@CareerBranches) Q#482 Completely agree with @DawnBugni. Stop following arbitrary resume length rules. [1/2] (@ValueIntoWords) Q#482 Tell your 'compelling story' and 'darn the torpedoes:' [2/2] (@ValueIntoWords) Q#482 When you have to use a magnifying glass. Seriously, two pages won't hurt if it covers your work! (@beneubanks) Q#482 Depends on the font you use. Some like Verdana look good in 9. Others like Calibri need to use 11. (@GreatResume) Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the "Search" box in the right-hand column of this website.

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In this week's edition of Well,This Happened, the series that lets you become a career coach, we addressed James' tough situation.

James was caught off guard during a department heads meeting when he was asked to present. He wasn't prepared but did so anyway and bombed the presentation because of this. James is now wondering what he should do to address this situation.

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