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Biden Win Will Create Thousands of Presidential Appointee Openings

Biden Win Will Create Thousands of Presidential Appointee Openings, says Federal Jobs Expert Kathryn Troutman Now is the time to get ready for the top-level opportunities to come if President-Elect Joe Biden prevails. That means writing the right resume. Washington, DC, November 10, 2020 – The news is in. We have a new President-Elect Joe…

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Presidential Appointments 2020

Click to read more about the Plum Book. The 2020 presidential candidates’ policy positions are so different that a one-size-fits-all application for the Presidential Appointee positions will be unsuccessful, according to The Resume Place. Aspirants must customize their resume and cover letter for this elaborate and partisan job application process. Review the 2016 Plum Book…

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PMF 2021 is Open Now

STUDENTS, RECENT GRADUATES – IT’S PMF TIME FOR 2021 The announcement is open NOW.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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