Government job application do's

by fred 12. July 2010
When applying for a government job, using a standard resume format just won't work. The application process is significantly different from that of the private sector. To make your task as a job seeker less difficult a standard application format...View Full Post...

Federal Government Job Application Tips

by fred 29. June 2010
Even today, the federal government is still hiring employees specifically because Federal duty never stops for as long as there are people to serve. However, you will find that federal jobs are very competitive by virtue of the nature of public work....View Full Post...

Federal Resume Don'ts

by fred 21. June 2010

There are a few don'ts when it comes to preparing your government resume, too.
 
  • Don't forget to include specific information as it pertains to the job you are applying to: it's possible to fill in the...
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Federal Resume Dos

by fred 15. June 2010
The majority of us have at least tried to write a normal resume, but writing a federal resume is a bit different. You can't just follow the guidelines of writing a regular resume and expect that it will get you that government job. These days, preparing...View Full Post...

How to Find Good Resume Writers

by fred 8. June 2010
It’s time for a career change; you’ve found an abundance of job listings that you’re great for and want to apply to as many as possible immediately. The first step to success will be having an effective resume that will...View Full Post...

Disadvantages of Federal Jobs

by fred 2. June 2010
  • There are often no routes to advancement in the Federal government. Most of the time you will stay right where you are unless you can go to school.
  • Government jobs tend to suck people in. You might intend on only being...
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Pros of Federal Government Jobs

by fred 18. May 2010

An employer that will always be hiring in your region is Uncle Sam. For this reason it is almost always desirable to work for the government, but there are a few other reasons as well. For instance, there are some amazing advantages associated with...

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Can Federal job seekers ask for a raise?

by fred 11. May 2010

Because government salaries are based on a strict pay scale called the government schedule, people might think there is no way for growth when it comes to salaries. It is however not true. You can indeed ask for a raise if you are a government employee.

While...

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Character restrictions in resumix resumes

by fred 4. May 2010
Government resumes for careers with the Military use a format called Resumix resume, which character limit is pretty unusual. It's highly crucial that the applicant adheres to these restrictions as this can be...View Full Post...

Getting an entry-level Federal Job

by fred 27. April 2010

Having a job in the Federal government has some benefits over the private sector. The jobs tend to be secure and one’s likelihood of rising up the ladder is more reasonable. There is no chance of...

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