RP Federal Resume Puzzle ®

By Kathryn Troutman, Author, Federal Resume Guidebook, 7th Ed., and Jobseeker Guide, 8th Edition March 31, 2021 In 2019, I taught a Ten Steps to a Federal Job class at Schofield Barracks in Hawaii. An officer asked me, “Why is it so complicated to apply for a federal job?” BUILDING CONTENT FOR YOUR FEDERAL RESUME…

STEM Jobs Are Plentiful at USAJOBS

by Kathryn Troutman Catonsville, MD | March 25, 2021 Job Searching for STEM Work? Set Your Sights on USAJobs.gov Recent searches on USAJOBs by federal jobs guru Kathryn Troutman found numerous vacancies in all STEM categories selected. The federal government is definitely hiring STEM professionals, offering great salaries and terrific benefits. Some openings were marked…

DOD FOIA – Where are the Federal Jobs?

by Kathryn Troutman Potomac, MD | February 4, 2021 Where Are Federal Jobs? DOD Freedom of Information Request Finds Out Review the FOIA DOD Spreadsheets: When you drive onto a military base, you can’t tell how many civilian federal jobs it offers. There’s no way to tell from looking, and bases don’t advertise the numbers…

Happy Safe Holidays for You And Your Family 2020

Dec. 23, 2020 by Kathryn Troutman President, Resume Place, Inc. and Ten Steps to a Federal Job® Certification Director Thinking about RP’s Federal Resume Writing and Training Customers this year Since March 14, 2020, our Federal Resume Writing Services, Ten Steps Certification and Agency Training Programs have been the SAME as 2019 — only ALL…

Happy Holidays 2020

Happy Holidays from Kathryn Troutman and #ResumePlace writers, trainers and staff! 2020 was a busy and unusual Ten Steps Training Year! Thinking about the end of 2020 and what’s coming for 2021! From Kathryn Troutman: Well, our last live class was Loyola College, Columbia, MD. And the class ended on March 11, 2020. On March…