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Quick OCI Writing Sample Question

Postby Anonymous User » Wed Aug 01, 2012 10:41 pm

If my writing sample was not double spaced when I wrote it, should I double space it for my OCI interviews, or leave it the space it was before (1.15 spacing)?

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Re: Quick OCI Writing Sample Question

Postby gdane » Wed Aug 01, 2012 11:30 pm

Whatever makes it easier to read. Double spaced probably.

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Re: Quick OCI Writing Sample Question

Postby gyarados » Thu Aug 02, 2012 12:18 am

Shoot for 5-10 pages at maximum readability. Over 10 is no bueno.

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Re: Quick OCI Writing Sample Question

Postby dixon02 » Thu Aug 02, 2012 12:21 am

Agree with both of the above two posters: readability is the priority. Double spaced is standard, but 1.5 is probably fine. Would not go below that (and would go more than 1.15). But, as said, don't go over 10 pages. Chop it down if so.

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Re: Quick OCI Writing Sample Question

Postby Anonymous User » Thu Aug 02, 2012 12:43 am

Do writing samples need to be printed on resume paper?

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Re: Quick OCI Writing Sample Question

Postby gyarados » Thu Aug 02, 2012 11:27 pm

Anonymous User wrote:Do writing samples need to be printed on resume paper?

Be pretty fucking weird to submit them on normal paper under a resume on resume paper. That's kinda a dumb reason, but I think it's right.




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