A great resume is a sure-shot way to impress hiring managers, and probably that is why people leave no stone un turned when it comes to crafting resumes. Although, there are many different ways in which impressive resume samples can be created, people have taken to using resume making programs like latex with great enthusiasm. Resumes prepared using latex have an edge over those made in word. This explains the rising popularity of this program.
After showing you how to modify this table according to your needs, I will also show you how to make your tables prettier and turn the table above into this:. This feature is still experimental, but if you want to try it, you can find it here. The table environment part contains the caption and defines the float for our table, i. The actual content of the table is contained within the tabular environment. The vertical lines separating the columns of our table are passed as an argument to the tabular environment e. There should be one letter for every column and a vertical line in between them or in front of them, if we want a vertical line to be shown in the table. We can now observe, that LaTeX will now properly align the numbers at their decimal points and round the numbers to two decimal places:.
If you need more flexibility in the column layout, or to create a document with multiple columns, the package multicol provides a set of commands for that. This article explains how to import and use that package. A flexible tool to handle multicolumn documents in L a T e X is multicol , as used in the following example:. Once the package is imported, the environment multicols can be used. The environment takes two parameters:.
Note that this is for my old class file. I have a newer class that is formatted a little differently I like it better. It should work pretty much the same, except I don't think that it supports the locations with the -notation. To use it, download the above file and place it an an appropriate directory usually the same one as the document itself will work. You will also need my strings.