Create a Resume and Cover Letter with Word

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Create a resume and cover letter from scratch using Microsoft Word

Clock2 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

By the end of this project, you will be able to create a resume and cover letter for your next job application. You will utilize the free online version of Microsoft Word to set up and generate your resume and cover letter. This project will help you gain a better understanding of what these two documents should include and how to format them to get your qualifications and skills noticed.

Skills you will develop

Template Designformatting text

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Resume and Cover Letter Overview

  2. Set up your Resume template

  3. Set up your Cover Letter template

  4. Format your Resume & Cover Letter

  5. Finish, save, and share Resume & Cover Letter

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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