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Our curriculum is proven with outstanding evaluations! Leadership Training, Executive Coaching, Federal Resume Writing, SES ECQ Writing, Interview Preparation. RP is the leading federal career training agency on the GSA / SeaPort Schedules. WOSB, Career Training since 1996.

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We deliver cutting edge training programs that prepare you to coach clients, advise jobseekers, write and edit competitive and targeted USAJOBS-compliant federal resumes, and instruct classes on the best practices in navigating the federal jobs application process.

Federal Resumes

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We can write a federal resume customized for your announcement, objective, grade level, career change ideas AND coach you to tell us great accomplishments so you will STAND OUT!

Career Blog

2020 Star Spangled Accomplishment for Independence Day

Happy Independence Day from The Resume Place! July 2, 2020 Originally written by Kathryn Troutman July 4th, 2010 from Baltimore, MD Kathryn is a frequent visitor of Ft. McHenry, her Favorite National Park. The Star Spangled Banner KSA is her favorite KSA ! Introduction: Here at RP, we are constantly coaching our clients to write…

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How to Get a Federal Job During the Pandemic

Press Release – Kathryn Troutman’s appearance on Mike Causey’s “Your Turn” Show How to Get a Job During the Pandemic (Troutman on Federal News Network!) Employment Coach Kathryn Troutman Appears on Mike Causey’s “Your Turn” Show Tells Worried Jobseekers to “Go Federal!” The Segment, “Life after COVID-19: Finding (and keeping) a Federal job” provides a…

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Introducing the Student’s Federal Career Guide 4th Edition

Kathryn Troutman, June 2, 2020 In Troubled Times, Student’s Federal Career Guide 4th Edition Leads Grads to Employer Who’s Hiring – That’s Uncle Sam Baltimore, MD; June 2, 2020 – Graduating college during a pandemic is difficult. You have to skip the traditional prom. Plus it can be depressing looking for a job in a…

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