Creating a Resume in MS Word

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You've just graduated and it's time to send out the old resume and find a job. What to do?? Fear not. Microsoft Word software can take the work and worry out of this situation for you.

If you have an Internet connection, you can choose from dozens of resume templates on the Microsoft Office Online Web site. You can also create your own resume using the Wizard.

Follow the steps below to find out how to do both:

Using a template from Office Online:

  1. Click on File | New.
  2. In the New Document task pane, under Templates, click Templates on Office Online.
  3. Search for resume.
  4. Using the Wizard:
  5. Click on File | New.
  6. In the New Document task pane, under Templates, click On my computer.
  7. Click the Other Documents tab.
  8. Double-click Resume Wizard.
  9. Follow the steps in the Wizard.

Pretty simple, eh? Even for a graduate!

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