GEARING UP TO APPLY
And you’re off … in hot pursuit of a new and better job. Part I explains why this is a great time to go federal, provides leads to hot openings, and presents simple, easy-to-follow instructions on landing domestic and overseas jobs—either by walking through the federal government’s front door or by using little-known strategies to slip through its back doors. Part I also reveals how federal hiring managers really think—absolutely essential information for acing your applications and interviews.
In addition, the CD that accompanies this book features the most comprehensive directories available anywhere of: (1) well-paying federal internships, student jobs, and special recruitment programs for young professionals; and (2) fellowships for experienced professionals—including nonfeds and current feds.
Armed with this book’s previously unavailable, behind-the-scenes guidance, you will easily and expertly navigate the federal system, whether you are seeking your first federal job or a promotion.