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How to write the perfect federal job resume & resume cover letter. (CD-ROM included).

9781601383204

How to write the perfect federal job resume & resume cover letter. (CD-ROM included)

Williamson, Melanie.

Atlantic Publishing

2011

287 pages

$29.95

Paperback

HF5383

This book/CD-ROM outlines the new federal job applications process, explains the ways that different federal departments and agencies handle federal hiring, and gives a wealth of advice on creating resumes and cover letters for applying for federal jobs, illustrated with many example resumes and tips from real hiring professionals at federal agencies. There are also suggestions for following up on the application and preparing for an interview, and for other ways to use a federal resume and cover letter, such as for positions as a federal contractor, temp positions, and internships. Appendices provide sample resumes and cover letters and an extensive list of federal agencies, departments, divisions, and organizations, along with salary tables and GS codes, a list of federal job titles by college major, and contact information for organizational resources. The CD-ROM contains sample resumes and cover letters, plus several PDF files from USAJOBS.gov. Williamson is a resume consultant.

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