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. . . MS Word (. Y CV W .E My C V is a little old. CV S .M .A CV .T . ). A ( ) . .I ' ?E ' . . Email it back to yourself . Is an academic C V different from one I use to try and get a job? Y . CV . .T PDFT CV . A " M : .S . Do I need a different C V if I am applying for a job in France? Y . W hen emailing my C V.. .doc) format. Is it still okay to use it? P !U . CV OS.T . CV .T .ken . (W 2007) . so is there anything else I should do to my C V? Y . /P /C ' (W W . M L W . 2003) .A . PDF/ . .W . Rich Text Format (. L C ).O T . I hav e copied your C V booklet.T . MS W ! T CV. k/ca ee /c e ion .Y . w hat format should I send it in? Put your covering letter as the body of your email. MS W W 2007. html ( ) .A . PDF " . .3/16/12 Common CV Q e ion A A . Y . . PC. How do I include my "salary expectations" on my C V? Y .F on-line applications . S . (W . . How do I w rite a W eb C V? Web CVs use HTML format.I . . . !A CV . . for .ac. . I ' Your CV is then sent as an attachment.h m 4/5 .U B B E R CV . If in doubt send your CV in several formats. web design or computer games jobs .T multimedia.J . PDF (portable document format) .Y . . '/ .T .W .M .

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