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Required Documents and Why They Matter

Hello out there. I hope you’re learning some new and useful information. Today we approach the topic on REQUIRED DOCUMENTS for applications. I can’t tell you enough how important this is to progress from applicant to interview to “REFERRED”. If there is one thing that you absolutely can’t afford to mess up it’s this part of your application. Obviously your resume must be reflective of […]

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USAJOB.GOV SEARCH SKILLS

I’m not sure when I realized it, but at some point I decide to look at the SEARCH options. What I found was very helpful. I tend to either search within two parameters, city and/or title. If you have a preference or choose to use the new Hiring Paths  options to search utilizing only categorical information such as positions open to only Native Americans, Students […]

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There is No Magic Method

Today I just wanted to reflect on what I’ve already posted about. Nothing groundbreaking or earth shattering as we have only touched on the basics so far. But what we have done is set the ground work for what’s to come next. But first we have to understand the importance of the Profile settings which I’ve gone into some detail about. Some readers out there […]

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Relocation, Is it For You?

Great Monday Morning! If you are looking for opportunity, you can’t find a better one then relocating for a position within the Federal Government. Why? Glad you asked.. There’s a ton of people wanting a fulfilling career, but not many can leave their homes because of a myriad of life circumstances. People have ties to their communities that they feel they can’t begin to break […]

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Why For FREE….

Good Evening,  It may come as a surprise to you or maybe you just haven’t gotten into too much of what I am posting, but all of this content is free. No memberships, no email capturing unless you want to provide it, just my content for FREE. The reality is that I have found success utilizing these methods and so can you. I found in […]

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Expert Profile Creation and other matters…

Good Morning, You will learn in this blog post three main points. The first is how to create your expert profile, the importance in knowing who you are (sounds funny right.), and what your profile really means to potential hiring managers. Within the USAjobs.gov applicant portal, one of the most important things to do is to create your profile to completion. I will expressly tell […]

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Know Your Limitations

Good Morning,  The title of this blog post says it all. Knowing your limitations is key to beginning the federal career process. In talking with many people who have asked me for help in the federal process I have heard consistently limitations of what prevents others from being successful. Generally speaking, we aren’t talking about potential, education, or experience, but a limitation on how much […]

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Who I am…

I began my search for positions back in 2013. After receiving several “not referred” notices on my USAjobs.gov application page, I began to search for getting this right. Utilizing my career counselor at Vocational Rehab for veterans who provided me with an outdated book, I realized I was going to need more help. Thankfully a coworker of mine gave me their resume and along the […]

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Welcome…

IF you have arrived here it’s easy to imagine why. There are plenty of resources on the net and why not try to get the best out of many of them. Information is key in finding out how to navigate the federal career space. I built this site to inform others and to help others get to where they would like to be in a successful […]

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