Take Charge of Your Federal Career (Paperback)

A Practical, Action-Oriented Career Management Workbooks for Federal Employees

By Dennis V. Damp

Bookhaven Press, 9780943641287, 224pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2010

List Price: 29.95*
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Description

Take Charge of Your Federal Career is a practical, action-oriented career management workbook for federal employees. Packed with proven tips and valuable assessment and evaluation tools. This unique workbook provides federal workers with the individualized know-how and guidance they need to identify, obtain, and successfully demonstrate the skills and experience required to qualify for new and better federal jobs. You'll learn how to prepare an Individual Development Plan (IDP) that includes self assessment, locating job opportunities and career enhancement details and assignments, setting realistic goals, networking techniques, how to complete a dynamite application, interviewing techniques, and how to stay on track. You'll discover exceptional resources to locate job vacancy announcements, agency web sites, employment applications, forms and procedures, new federal department connections, how to enhance interviewing skills, and much more. This new workbook provides abundant resources to develop your career goals and locate government jobs.


About the Author

Dennis Damp is the author of 27 books and writes from first-hand experience, he spent 35 years working for Uncle Sam. Damp's titles have been featured, reviewed and recommended by Library Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post, andthe Wall Street Journal and he has appeared on hundreds of radio talk shows and on the CNN Your Money show.