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Career Blog

Women’s History Month 2023

Adriana Macias, MA, Kathryn Troutman, and Nicole Schultheis, JD March 9, 2023 From Kathryn Troutman: I live five miles from the home of Clara Barton, Founder of the American Red Cross, in Glen Echo, MD. The building also served as a headquarters for her organization for decades. I walk there a couple times a week.…

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Happy New Year 2023

December 29, 2022 by Kathryn Troutman President, Resume Place, Inc. and Ten Steps Certification Director Happy New Year! Want to be Hired or Promoted in Government in 2023? Top Tips to Succeed! TOP TIPS TO MASTER 2023 USAJOBS APPLICATIONS Upload your PDF format resume if you can … instead of using the Resume Builder submission.…

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Happy Holidays 2022

December 21, 2022 Kathryn Troutman, President, Resume Place, Inc. Edited by Bonny Kraemer Lally Photo above: Food & Drug Administration, Ofice of Scientific Staffing Recruiters, White Oaks, MD, Certified Federal Job Search Trainer® and Certified Federal Career Coach® Class, 2022 Happy Holidays Everyone! 2022 has been a vast improvement over 2021 – just sayin’! With…

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