Is It acceptable to Write the First Letter of Each Word with Upper Case in CV?

E.g.: Determination to Achieve the Prefixed Goals (e.g. Learning Extracurricular Software to Improve My Professional Training)

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    What's possible is not always correct. – Sourav Ghosh Jul 17 '19 at 10:38
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    Welcome to the Workplace :) While it's clearly possible technically, it would be nice if you can mention your reasoning behind wanting to write in this manner. – Nimesh Neema Jul 17 '19 at 10:45
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    As a recruiter this seems like a Transparent Attempt to Make your Resume Seem More Important. It's annoying. – DJClayworth Jul 17 '19 at 14:15
  • Why the downvotes? OP asked if something is possible (acceptable) or not - isn't that a generic trend of q's we see here in TWP? – Sourav Ghosh Jul 17 '19 at 14:15
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    Changing the question from "possible" to "acceptable" is a big change. My answer was an answer to the original question. I didn't get into the possible consequences until after I had dealt with the "possible" issue by describing how to do it using a free editor. – Patricia Shanahan Jul 17 '19 at 15:40

It is certainly possible, and many word processors automate it. For example, in OpenOffice, select that entire text and go to Format->Change Case->Capitalize Every Word. If you want to not capitalize certain words you would need to format those words individually.

However, there seems little point in formatting a CV in a way that would practically guarantee rejection of any application to which it was attached. It would be less work to just not file the applications, unless, as suggested in a comment, the objective is to nominally file applications without being offered a job.

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    "..in a way that would practically guarantee rejection of any application to which it was attached" I fully agree but I'll go far out and speculate that maybe that's exactly what someone might want to achieve (i.E. when being on unemployment-support where one of the requirements would be to send out X-amount of applications each week/month and that someone doesn't feel like getting a new job too soon..). – iLuvLogix Jul 17 '19 at 12:05
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    Good point @iLuvLogix. I have edited the answer to include that possibility. – Patricia Shanahan Jul 17 '19 at 13:36

No, don't do that.

Just because you can do something does not mean you should do it.

Writing that way will seriously hurt eyes (read as, readability) thereby lessening your chances. Refrain from that idea.

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You can do this but I believe the question you want to ask is if you should.

Generally speaking, I would leave non-standard captalisation (all lowercase, ALL UPPERCASE, Titleised Formatting (Which Is What You Speak Of), you get the idea) to stylised headers only. The Friggeri LaTeX CV template is a good example of how to do this well.

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