How to design a professional looking report in Microsoft Word

Tips and techniques to improve the design and readability of your report, thesis, paper or other long document by Otto Coster

So, I’m currently at the point where I’m writing my master thesis. After having seen a lot of theses and other reports, I think most students have little idea how to give their work a professional layout that encourages the reader to actually read it. Most people stick to the default Word 2007 Calibri layout, which is not optimal for printed documents. I’m going to provide you with a few tips and techniques that you can use to pimp your documents.
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