I just came across a good explanation of how to choose a serif or sans serif font for your resume. This matters in a world full of font types and font choices.
Serif or Sans Serif Font for Your Resume?
And I thought, “Oh my, this is SO applicable to job search, resumes, and cover letters.” I did. Really. Hence this blog post.
Why was I excited? Because people battle over this serif vs. sans serif question. Plus, I love it when I think, “Oh my.”
Serif vs. Sans Serif Fonts
If you’re wondering what a serif is, check out this infographic for a quick primer on serif and sans serif fonts:
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