How to Get a Government Job

Working with the government is an enriching experience; it also provides security of tenure and benefits that private companies cannot match.  Apart from a secured future, government employees also have opportunities to enhance their skills and go up the ladder of success.  There are medic... [More]

What Government Healthcare Jobs are Available

There is a major job shortage in the nation today, even among those who have high end degrees and certifications. As you've probably figured out, even though you have the education and the experience, you might still end up working at the local fast food joint. Sometimes it seems to be a matter of w... [More]

Getting a Federal Job to be protected against recessions

There are several reasons you might want to get Federal employment. First, you might feel very patriotic and might want to work for Uncle Sam. Then there are the benefits that are great. Also, when it comes to money, the government offers some pretty good wages, which are clearly defined in the gove... [More]

The Senior Executive Service

The SES Provides Top Level Government Management The Civil Service Reform Act of 1978 established the Senior Executive Service (SES) , which became effective July 13, 1979. The goal was to "ensure that the executive management of the government of the United States is responsive to the needs, p... [More]

The Federal job vacancy announcement overview

Before you start looking for your dream job with Uncle Sam, it is essential to understand the Federal job overview, which is a page introducing each opening on the official government job site, USAJobs. This page includes pertinent details about a position so that you can determine quickly if this s... [More]

The Information Technology Exchange Program

The Information Technology Exchange Program (ITEP) gives private industry and Federal agencies an opportunity to learn from each other. If you are looking for an exciting new professional development opportunity with the Federal government, the ITEP is it.  For those already employed in IT in ... [More]

Top Federal Job Fields

Here is a list of the fields that are currently in high demand whithin the government:    * Health care    * IT    * Homeland Security    * HR    * Accounting    * Intelligence    * ScienceNot on... [More]

Government Job Interview Preparation Tips

Even though government resumes are different from private sector resumes, when it comes to preparing for interviews, the process is the same. First you need to prepare a summary of your Federal resume so that whenever the Federal hiring manager asks you the usual "tell me about yourself question"... [More]

Top 10 Cities for Government jobs

Here is a list of the cities that offer the highest concentration of Federal jobs. If you're interested in getting a Federal job, you might consider relocating to one of these cities: Washington, DC San Antonio, TX Atlanta, GA Philadelphia, PA New York, NY Dallas, TX Baltmore, MD Tampa, FL... [More]

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