Top Ten Reasons to Choose The Resume Place
#1 Professional Certified Federal Resume Writer and Consultant Training
- Our Certified Federal Resume Consultants and Writers are recruited, selected and trained by Kathryn Troutman. Many are retired Federal Human Resources specialists with background in classification, staffing and recruitment.
- Three very affordable (including free) Start-up Services to help you begin your federal job search … or solve your federal job search and federal resume problems..
- Certified Writers and Consultants are recruited because of their professional expertise, education and areas of specialized knowledge.
- Each professional writer/consultant is trained in job and skills analysis, Federal employment practices, Title 5-Merit Principles, Office of Personnel Management Staffing tools and references.
- Formal classroom, small group, webinar training and numerous project mentoring is provided to ensure that the writers/consultants are consistent with Federal Resume books written and published by the industry leader, Kathryn Troutman.
- Additionally, the writer/consultants are trained in communications, interpersonal skills, customer services and managing projects efficiently to meet tight deadlines.
#2 Customer satisfaction is our trademark since 1996 when we wrote the first Federal Resumes.
- An average of 1,200 to currently 3,500Â satisfied customers served per year since 1996
- Customer Satisfaction Rate — Over 95% — stating that they will gladly refer their family and friends to RP for federal job search consulting and writing.
- Check out our success stories for testimonials
#3 We designed the federal resume and started an Federal Resume Writing industry.
- Kathryn Troutman designed the Federal Resume in 1996 in the first book on Federal Resumes – the Federal Resume Guidebook – now followed in the USAJOBS Resume Builder and included in OPM’s GuideÂ Senior Executive Service Qualifications (open the PDF Guide, page 27)
- Developer of the Troutman Method the successful federal resume writing method utilized by The Resume Place Certified Federal Resume Writers and book curriculum
#4 We are a one stop job transition shop – Federal Employment Experts, not just Federal Resume Writers.
- Advising you on the right federal position that matches your qualifications and experience. Providing the most cutting-edge services, books, and training out there for federal jobseekers needing help and answers TODAY.
- Consulting on the best positions for you based on your qualifications, education and experience.
- Recommending federal job strategies, especially for Extreme Career Changers from private industry or military.
- Training and coaching for the federal job interview and negotiating the best salary and grade that you can manage with mission critical skills and past performance.
#5 Extreme Career Change is our specialization. We are expert in helping all applicants navigate their federal job search.
- Federal employees seeking promotions or career changes
- Private industry applicants seeking their first federal positions. Our book, Ten Steps to a Federal Job, 2nd Ed., is totally dedicated to private industry applicants, seeking their first job in government.
- Military personnel seeking federal careers
- Students seeking first-time federal positions
- Senior Executive Service candidates with application writing
- No matter what your background, we have the expertise to assist you
#6 We have written and published a number of highly successful federal career publications used by federal human resources, military transition centers, university career centers worldwide.
#7 We have trained and certified many of our own competitors.
- Founded highly successful training program for career professionals in federal job search (Certified Federal Job Search Trainer Program)
- Trained and certified more than 400 Military Transition Counselors
- Ten Steps to a Federal Job curriculum is taught at more than 150 military bases worldwide
#8 Even the government taps into our expertise.
#9 We provide up-to-the-minute information to federal job seekers.
#10 All of our resume writers are certified and highly qualified as professional federal resume writers, career coaches and federal job search trainers.
- Certified Federal Resume Writers
- Certified Federal Job Search Trainers
- Certified Professional Resume Writers
- Certified Career Coaches
- Check out our staff here