Student's Federal Career Guide by Kathryn Troutman
Students, Recent Graduates, Veterans- Learn How to Write a Competitive Federal Resume for a Pathways Internship for USAJOBS Federal Careers

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Recent Graduates are seeking careers in public service. The government is hiring and the "Pathways Programs" have been created by President Obama to recruit students:
as interns who are enrolled at least half-time in qualifying educational programsfor the Pathway Recent Graduates Program, which is for applicants who have completed qualifying post-high school educational programsand the Presidential Management Fellows Program which targets graduate and post-graduate degree holders interested in the junior ranks of federal management.With the recent high retirements in government, there are upcoming positions for new graduates with all majors.

The Student's Federal Career Guide is a student career resource that helps students understand USAJOBS, which is the is the United States Government's official website for listing civil service job opportunities with federal agencies, so that they can emphasize their qualifications, skills, and competencies for positions targeted to the latest class of graduates. 

Recent graduates do not know that the federal resume is not the same as the private industry resume. This new edition shows former students how to feature education, courses, papers and projects from college courses increasing their chances of getting hired.  The Student's Federal Career Guide includes sample resumes, charts and screen shots from USAJOBS.             

This book is a "Foreword's" Annual Book of the Year Award nominee:
botya.forewordreviews.com/finalists/2013/career/
 

About Kathryn Troutman

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Kathryn Troutman lives in Catonsville, MD and is the founder and president of The Resume Place, Inc., a service business located in Baltimore, MD. Resume Place specializing in writing and designing professional federal and private sector resumes, as well as coaching and education in the federal hiring process. For the past 40 years, Troutman has managed her professional writing and consulting practice, publishing, and federal career training business. With her team of 20 Certified Federal Resume Writers, The Resume Place advises and writes more than 300 federal resumes per month for military, private industry and federal clients world-wide.
 
Published February 15, 2014 by The Resume Place. 176 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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