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Feds Are Taking Applications for Military-to-Defense Transitioners

When is a hiring freeze not a hiring freeze? When you’re applying to one of the few federal departments such as Defense that President Trump wants to grow. Or when the president lifts the hiring freeze, as he did on April 12 – almost grudgingly. Or when a department or agency continues to take applications and conduct interviews,

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TIME TO UPDATE YOUR RESUMES NOW!

RESUME PLACE ALERT:
TIME TO UPDATE YOUR RESUMES NOW!
by Kathryn Troutman, March 21, 2017

This much we know: President Trump has ordered a limited federal hiring freeze and a broad review of the federal workforce with an eye toward reducing headcount.

But we don’t know many specifics regarding potential furloughs or layoffs in individual agencies,

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Job Openings for Veterans from US Senate Sergeant at Arms (SAA)

FROM KATHRYN TROUTMAN, TEN STEPS PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Kathryn@resume-place.com

RE:  FEDERAL POSITIONS FOR VETERANS – US SENATE OFFICE
Write to Gary Simpson with any interest!

FORWARDED FROM
Gary Simpson  (CFJST / CFCC Ten Steps Trainer)
Transition Coordinator NDW
Navy Wounded Warrior-Safe Harbor
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Bethesda MD
301-400-0576

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Hiring Freeze Exceptions: Good Federal Job News for Military Spouses for DOD Federal Jobs in the USA

On December 23, 2016, President Obama signed this 2017 Fiscal Order for Budgets and Actions for the Department of Defense, including a GREAT new improvement for military spouses who want to apply for and land a high quality, relocatable career with the Federal Government!

Now, with the new legislation,

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Exceptions to the Federal Hiring Freeze: An FAQ

February 17, 2017
By Kathryn Troutman, President, The Resume Place, Inc., and author, Federal Resume Guidebook, 6th edition.

We’ve all heard that President Trump’s executive order of January 23, 2017, temporarily suspended the hiring of federal employees. But we’ve also heard that there are MANY exceptions

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Hiring Freeze Exceptions: The Government Is Hiring During The So-Called Freeze

Are you wondering if you should apply for a federal job with this Hiring FREEZE? Work on your federal resume and USAJOBS application?
The answer is YES.

Ask for a Quote for a GREAT Federal Resume DURING and AFTER the FREEZE.

Look at all of the Federal Hiring EXEMPTIONS BELOW !!!

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Despite Jobs Freeze, Feds Are Hiring for the Senior Executive Service — There will be a Senior Executive Service Hiring Blitz in 2017.

By Kathryn Troutman, President, The Resume Place, Inc.
Publisher, Co-Author, The New SES Application

With all the tumult of President Trump’s arrival at the White House, it can be difficult to discern where the federal job opportunities will be as the new administration rolls out its inaugural year.

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Hiring Freeze Exceptions: New Cabinet Secretaries Will Be Looking to Hire in the Coming Months

Yes, there is a federal hiring freeze in effect. But there are significant exceptions to the freeze.

And as President Trump’s cabinet heads take office, most of them will be pushing to resume hiring so that they can keep the trains running as many of their employees move to the private sector or retire.

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Hiring Freeze Exemption: 10,000 U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) Jobs

Hiring Freeze Exemption:
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) Plans to
Make Over 10,000 Hires

Based on Executive Orders
from Jan 25-28, 2017

Yes the federal government is in a hiring freeze, but there will be a total of 15,000 jobs opening up with DHS!

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Hiring Freeze Exemption: 5,000+ Customs and Border Protection Officer Jobs

Hiring! 5,000+ Customs and Border Protection Officer Jobs
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
homeland

Begin your federal career as a Customs and Border Protection Officer and Border Patrol Agent! 
Add the correct keywords to your federal resume! 

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