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  •  Never send a Word document, period. (0+ / 0-)
    6) Well-meaning cover letter, created in a word processing program from 1989, and saved in a file format Microsoft Office programs no longer recognize, if they ever did.

    Even if you send a document written with the latest version of Office, you never know what it will look like when someone else tries to open it.  I may open it in Pages on a Mac, or in Google Docs, and it may have all the text jammed into one small column on the left.

    Linking to a news article is journalism in the same sense that putting a Big Mac on a paper plate is cooking.

    by Caj on Mon Jun 27, 2011 at 02:17:33 PM PDT

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