CVs have no length limit; resumes are typically one to two pages long.
A good resume should be targeted at a specific job and one to two pages long.
Have a look at the below example of a resume made with our builder.
In South Asia, job seekers might need to use a slightly different document: a biodata.
It’s a document which contains more personal, “biographical” data (hence the name): date of birth, gender, race, ethnicity, marital status, and salary. Here's a full, step-by-step guide on writing a biodata: But— If a South Asian employer asks you for a “resume” or a “CV” specifically, don’t send over a biodata.
CVs are used by individuals seeking fellowships, grants, postdoctoral positions, and teaching/research positions in postsecondary institutions or high-level research positions in industry.
Graduate school applications typically request a CV, but in general are looking for a resume that includes any publications and descriptions of research projects.
CVs are used for academic purposes, resumes—to apply for jobs. To learn more about writing a job CV, see: In Australia and South Africa, “Curriculum Vitae” and “resume” are synonyms that can be used interchangeably.
Both words refer to a brief, one- to two-page document.
Go for a document that follows the American resume rules.
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