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Resume Builder

Type of Program: Resume constructor
Supported Platforms: Win98/XP/NT 4.x/2000
Company Name: Sarm Software
Version: 3.10
Price: $24.95
Installed Size: 11098


This deceptively simple software makes life so much easier when putting your Resume (Curriculum Vitae in United Kingdom) together. Don't interpret simple for amateur, this produces highly professional results and is remarkably simple to use.

There are 15 different styles to choose from, all customisable and you can change the structure of a resume in a user-friendly format, so the user can choose what sections of resume he/she wants to publish. The choices are Biographical Data, Objective, Employment History, Education History, Personal, Skill Areas, Publications, Honor/Awards, Summary, and References all of which are simply forms you fill out. Resumes can be exported in Microsoft Word format as well as text files, HTML and HR-XML standard.

Advanced features include : Internal contact database of Recruitment firms and employers. Create, modify or remove your contact records. Resume Builder includes built-in e-mail messaging system. Send resumes to members of your contact database . Use default Outlook profiles.When users send e-mails the SMTP Wizard assists them in selecting a profile in Microsoft Outlook Express. The Wizard detects the existing profile on the user's computer and can use that profile instead of creating a new one. Integrated FTP client so you can upload your resume to your website right away after creation. Resume Builder includes several examples of the cover letters and helps you e-mail your resume with a cover letter to the prospective employer. Text Formatting, you can make your text stand out by using our HTML tags editor for Line Breaks, Spaces and Bullet Lists. Formatting with Resume Builder is easy! Photo uploading. You may want to upload your photo or any graphic images to complement your resume.

Certainly well worth the money and should give you the edge over other candidates when applying for that top job.

User Friendly
Ease of Installation
Reviewed by Simon Baillie

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