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WD 194 Word Chapter 3 Creating a Cover Letter and a Resume
To Enter More Text in Content Controls
The next step is to select content controls in the resume and replace their instructions
with personal information. The following steps enter text in the Objectives and some of
the Education sections of the resume.
1 Scroll to position the Objectives section near the top of the document window. In the
Objectives section of the resume, click the content control with the instruction, Type the
objectives. Type To obtain a full-time culinary instructor position with a
culinary academy, school, or institute in the Juniper area.
2 In the Education section of the resume, click the content control with the instruction,
Type the degree. Type B.S. Culinary Arts and then click the content control with the
instruction, Type the completion date.
3 Type Nevada Culinary Institute, May 2008 and then click the content control
with the instruction, Type list of accomplishments. Type Dean's List, six semesters
and then press the ENTER key. Type Moeller Nutrition Award, January 2008 and
then press the ENTER
key. Type Marge
2006 – 2008 and
then press the ENTER
key. Type Baker Food
2008 (Figure 3–70).
— your text may
ﬁ rst part of
formatted the part of the
ordinal as a superscript
when you pressed
To Enter a Line Break
The next step in personalizing the resume is to enter the areas of concentration in the education section. You want
only the ﬁ rst line that says, Areas of concentration:, to begin with a bullet. If you press the ENTER key on subsequent lines,
Word automatically will carry forward the paragraph formatting, which includes the bullet. Thus, you will not press the
ENTER key between each line. Instead, you will create a line break , which advances the insertion point to the beginning
of the next physical line, ignoring any paragraph formatting. The following steps enter the areas of concentration using a
line break, instead of a paragraph break, between each line.
• Press the ENTER key.
• Type Areas of
then press SHIFT + ENTER
to insert a line break
character and move the
insertion point to the
beginning of the next physical line