Yes, we write Federal resumes and consult on Federal hiring!

We can start with a one-hour Consultation about your Federal job search. Details & Order here
All Federal agency training is taught virtually with Adobe Connect
Our Ten Steps Certification classes are highly-effective webinars – next starts 8/25/20
Federal Career Books are available as print or eBooks!

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Agency Virtual Training

Off-the-Shelf Courses: Federal Resume Writing and USAJOBS Navigation, SES ECQ Writing, Behavior-Based Interview Preparation, Ten Steps to a Federal Job, The Stars are Lined Up for Military Spouses, Ten Steps to a Federal Job or Pathways Position for Recent Grads and Students
All Formats: Full Day, Half Day, 90 Min Virtual Classes
Government Agency Training: GSA, WOSB, SAM, US Navy SeaPort

Career Books

Resume Place, Inc., Publisher, Federal Career Publications
Best-selling career books by Kathryn Troutman with outstanding, successful resume samples in print or Immediate eBook access.
Print and eBooks available – Individual and Bulk Book Orders
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June 2020
February 2020
CFJST CFCC Transparent

Certification Programs

Since 2002, Resume Place, Inc. developed the first-ever and continue Certification training for career, employment, transition and human resources professionals. Learn how to teach YOUR CLIENTS HOW TO WRITE A FEDERAL RESUME AND LAND A FEDERAL JOB.

Virtual courses, 7 weeks, 90 minutes each; multiple sessions.
Adobe Connect. Proven successful. More than 30 classes taught every year.

Federal Resumes

Stand out. Get noticed. Get hired.

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

PMF 2021 is Open Now

STUDENTS, RECENT GRADUATES – IT’S PMF TIME FOR 2021 The announcement isn’t open yet.Get started now on your Federal resume and PMF application. Open and Closing Dates: Sept. 30 – Oct. 14, 2020 Kathryn Troutman, Sept. 21, 2020 From Sept. 30 to Oct. 14th, 2020, the Presidential Management Fellows application for the program’s Class of…

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Top Tips for People with Disabilities To Land a Federal Job

Kathryn Troutman, Federal Career Coach®, Author, Federal Resume Guidebook, 7th, Aug. 24, 2020 Can People with Disabilities Work for the Federal Government? Absolutely! As a Federal Career Coach, I have had great success coaching people with disabilities in navigating the federal application process. Many people are not aware that there are hiring programs specifically for…

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2020 YEAR END FEDERAL CAREER BOOK SALE ! by Kathryn Troutman, Publisher, President Resume Place, Inc., July 22, 2020 Print books and eBook Codes are available for your students and trainers! One code for up to 50 users! Easy to use and distribute! SIX UP-TO-DATE FEDERAL CAREER BOOKS ON SALE UNTIL SEPT. 30th, 2020 All…

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