[Nottingham] Linux

Jon Masters nottingham at mailman.lug.org.uk
Wed May 28 17:19:13 2003

On Wed, 28 May 2003, Andy Davidson wrote:

> On Thu, May 22, 2003 at 04:00:53PM +0100, Jon Masters wrote:
>  > I maintain mine in PDF because it is a universally standardised format
>  > which anyone should be able to obtain a client reader for. I do not see
>  > why any job would require a Microsoft Word CV although I know some ask for
>  > it to be in Microsoft Word format - convert it to an evil format if asked.
> I used to work for a recruitment firm who acknowledged, but binned CVs
> in PDF format.

Most companies I would want to work for will accept a PDF. I did send my
CV to a few agencies but they never leave you alone once you do that.