What kind of paper is good to print a resume on?

I will be sending out resumes for a job as a Certified Nurses Assistant.

Asked By: noidbgone - 11/28/2006
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I used to be a healthcare recruiter for a hospital and the resume that were on "Professional" resume paper really stood out from the rest. You can purchase this type of paper at retail stores like office max or staples. There is a section in the store for resume papers... More
Answered By: knesa27 - 11/28/2006
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Go to your local office supply store and get some Linen Resume paper, either white or cream. HR really doesn't like funky colors.
Answered By: Waferette - 11/28/2006
kinko's carries a lot of resume papers - they have the linen, and you can buy only a few sheets at a time, since a ream can be expensive
Answered By: Jessica M - 11/28/2006
Parchment colored linen paper looks very professional. That's what I sent my resumes out on, maybe it had nothing to do with it, but I had a job within 2 weeks after graduating.
Answered By: alessa_sunderland - 11/28/2006
Plain white paper. Don't take the attention away from you. Your accomplishments are what matters. If you use fancy paper, the employer will wonder what you're trying to cover up.
Answered By: AlaskaGirl - 11/28/2006
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