STARS Book Second Edition Debut

February 28, 2019 Exciting New Update ! Stars are Lined Up for Military Spouses® for Federal Careers, 2nd EditionSpecial price: $6.50 per book for 50 or more; Postage is $20 per 25 books. Total: 50 books – $365.00 ORDER NOW ABOUT THE NEW MILITARY SPOUSE FEDERAL RESUME FORMAT by Kathryn Troutman, Author and Publisher When…

Top Ten ECQ Mistakes

Nicole Schultheis, J.D. Senior SES Writer, Consultant, Instructor January 15, 2019 Candidates for senior executive positions within the Federal Executive Branch typically require certification by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Usually this is earned through submission of a set of written narratives, called Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs). The standard format is a 10-page, single-spaced…

Top PMF Job Application Tips

Now that the PMF application is open, we’re inviting Certified Federal Career Coach, Kate Battiato to guest write our blog. Here are Kate’s top tips: Successfully navigating the PMF application process is its own unique challenge unlike any other you might have previously experienced. The points listed below can help you to not only familiarize…

Military Spouse Federal Resume Writing Contest

Kathryn Troutman taught Ten Steps and the Stars are Lined Up at ACS, Ft. Huachuca, Summer 2018 Write your Military Spouse “Job Description,” including PCS History — win a FREE FEDERAL RESUME by Resume Place, Inc. — worth $940.00 – 2 winners! MILITARY SPOUSE FEDERAL RESUME WRITING COMPETITION Kathryn Troutman, author and publisher of the…