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How to Land a Top-Paying Federal Job - 2nd Edition


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By: Lily Whiteman
Paperback Edition

NEW! 2nd Edition - Completely Expanded and Updated!

With more than 40% of the federal government's 1.6 million employees retiring in the next 10 years, now is the time for anyone seeking a government job to take advantage of the massive retirement wave that has already begun.

Yet until now, no truly up-to-date or comprehensive book has existed to give readers the tools and guidance they need to get hired for a government job, internship, or fellowship. Entertainingly written by a successful career coach who has served as a federal hiring manager, this reader-friendly book steers prospective applicants through every stage of their job search.

Drawing on interviews with more than 100 other hiring managers, the book gives readers:

  • Little-known ways for finding openings
  • Shortcuts for instantly impressing the true gatekeepers on paper and in person 
  • Sure-fire tips for negotiating a top salary
  • Expert techniques for getting quickly promoted 

Also includes a companion CD filled with sample resumes and worksheets.

About the Author:
Lily Whiteman (Washington, D.C.) is the Career Columnist of Federal Times, and a popular contributor to the “Jobs” section of The Washington Post.

2nd Edition
1.96 LBS
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