Posts Tagged: usajobs

10 USAJOBS Tips That Will Get You a Federal Job

A lot of people are looking for federal jobs today, and if you’re one of these people it’s important to look before you leap. Before you apply, make sure you scrutinize the announcement like an eagle scrutinizes a rabbit before swooping down to catch it and eat it. Scrutinize all you want, but please don’t... Read more »

12 Tips on Navigating the Federal Job Application Process

Applying to a federal job is far different than applying to your run-of-the-mill private sector position. You will be asked for far greater detail on your skills, abilities, and experience. You’ll likely endure a lengthy wait time after applying to hear if you’re being considered. And when you get started on your search, it might... Read more »

OPM Advertises Vacant CIO Post, Seeks IT Leadership

The Office of Personnel Management has begun advertising its vacant chief information officer post on USAJobs and the candidate will be responsible for the agency's information technology plans and policies. OPM will accept applications through 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on May 30 and OPM's executive resources board will make a recommendation on final selection of... Read more »

Yes, the Government is Still Hiring

Last week, we held a virtual government career fair with over 6,000 registrants. During the event, I answered 100+ questions from attendees in our networking lounge and our "Ask the Expert" series. The number one question I received was: "Is the Government Still Hiring?" Most people were worried that, with budget cuts and sequestration, the... Read more »

7 Tricks & Tips for Your Federal Resume - Free Webinar with Kathryn Troutman

Registration Web Link: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/801465394 Federal Resume Writing is challenging in this competitive federal job market. Learn about Federal Resume Guidebook author's favorite 7 Tips and Tricks to help you get Best Qualified, Referred, Interviewed and Hired. 7 Tips and Tricks - Federal Career Training Stories from Kathryn 1.Holloman AFB – Resilience Keywords and Examples 2.USFS... Read more »