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Career Blog

Kathryn Troutman Receives 3 Honors at INDEPENDENT PRESS AWARD®!

by Kathryn Troutman Catonsville, MD | May 4, 2021 The INDEPENDENT PRESS AWARD has just recognized two titles by top federal jobs expert Kathryn Troutman. Troutman’s best-selling Federal Resume Guidebook, 7th Edition was acclaimed as the Best 2021 Reference Book in the main Independent Press Award contest. Her Student’s Federal Career Guide, 4th Edition took…

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First Lady Jill Biden Shines Light on Military Spouse Employment

by Kathryn Troutman Catonsville, MD | April 28, 2021 Recently First Lady Jill Biden announced renewed support of Joining Forces, a White House initiative to support military and veteran families that she began with then-First-Lady Michelle Obama in 2011. A key plank in the current program is helping military spouses overcome challenges that make finding…

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National Administrative Professionals Day 2021

by Kathryn Troutman Catonsville, MD | April 16, 2021 Wednesday April 21st is National Administrative Professionals Day, a holiday for honoring the contributions of these vital workers. One way to celebrate the day is to research new job opportunities. Federal jobs guru Kathryn Troutman suggests you consider the government workplace as Uncle Sam employs so…

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