The Resume Place, Inc. Website: © 1995-2018. All content, samples and information are owned by Kathryn Kraemer Troutman, President The Resume Place, Inc., Baltimore, MD 21228.

References: The Resume Place, Inc. is a Small, Woman-Owned Business listed and rated by Dun & Bradstreet. We are also a member of the Career Masters Institute, the Professional Association of Resume Writers and the Professional Marketing Association. Additionally, Kathryn K. Troutman is a partner of, a member of the Career Management Alliance, and serves on the Advisory Board of the SmartBrief on Workforce. is an on-line publication written by Kathryn K. Troutman and resume writers/content developers from The Resume Place, Inc. Copyright for all materials in the website is held by Kathryn K. Troutman, except where noted. Opinions, articles and information written in the website are the property and responsibility of the author. The Resume Place, Inc. is a Sub-chapter S Corporation and employs 8 full-time administrative staff and 20 freelance writers. The author is a business owner and derives her income from The Resume Place, Inc. services, training and publications. The Resume Place, Inc. has created this privacy policy to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy at

Government: The Resume Place is a vendor in good standing with the Department of Defense, the Department of Health & Human Services, and approximately 40 other federal agencies. We are Central Contractor Registered (CCR) to do business with the Department of Defense. The Resume Place is an official GSA Vendor with the Federal Government, contract# GS-02F-0023S for FSS 69 – Training Aids & Devices; Instructor-Led Training; Course Development & Test Administration; Contracting Curriculum.

On-Line Forms/Builders: When you utilize our on-line forms: Resume Assessment Guide, Free Question Form, SES Questionnaire, On-Line Secure Shopping Cart, Resume, KSA and Cover Letter Builders, you are providing personal information to The Resume Place, Inc. We handle your information very carefully. When you fill out the Federal resume, KSA or cover letter builder, The Resume Place, Inc. will receive a copy of your input information in order to edit or format your written materials for you, if you so choose. This is an option, and will be clearly described as such.

We do not sell our resumes, client names, lists or email addresses After 30+ years in business, we have NEVER sold our client names and information, and we never will. Your resume and personal information is safe with us.

Do not send us your Social Security Number We would prefer that you NOT send your unsolicited SSN to us in any document-email, paper or faxed. We do not need this information. After we prepare your federal document, YOU can add the SSN before submitting the document to your federal agency.

Federal Resume Samples in our Books and Training Handouts Our samples are from real clients, but every client is contacted personally by the owner, Kathryn Troutman. We personally ask if the client would like to submit their resume as a sample for a book or training program. All samples are fictionalized and all personal identifiers are redacted to protect our clients’ privacy.

Newsletter, Website visitors and Book Purchasers In order to understand better what our clients want and need, we prepare statistics based on our website visitors and purchases to track the Federal job search process and help us determine which applicants for Federal jobs have the best success. Personal Information The Resume Place, Inc. is the sole owner of all the information entered at, and will not knowingly sell, share, or rent this information to any third parties without your permission, unless required to comply with a legal process such as a court order, subpoena or search warrant.

Sample Resumes The sample resumes on the CD-ROM and in the publication represent real people and past clients who have given their permission to use their resumes in the book. They are fictionalized and redacted to protect the identity of our clients.

E-mail Communications Your e-mail address is used for the following communication:

  • Occasional updates about new products offered by The Resume Place, Inc.
  • At your request, information and special offers about related products and services from other companies.

Every e-mail we send has instructions on how to unsubscribe, if you do not wish to receive any future e-mail messages from us.

Security If you purchase goods or services from the Resume Place, Inc. website, the only information we will receive will be the specific purchase information. We will keep this purchasing data for our information only.

Account Update or Removal If you would like to be completely removed from our database and no longer receive future communications or service from The Resume Place, Inc., please contact The Resume Place’s Customer Service department.

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