Are you just beginning your next career after your military service?
If you were working with a VA for Vet Coach, you have heard that the VA Coach services provided by the contractor SERCO has ended. We are sorry to hear about this valuable FREE service ending for the veterans seeking jobs with the VA and other federal agencies.
If you are still looking for help with your federal job search, consider checking out The Resume Place, Inc. website, www.resume-place.com. The Resume Place has been providing military transition center staff and veterans with resume writing, federal career coaching, and training classes for 30 years. Our mission is to help veterans and transitioning military with their resume and targeted job search. We appreciate your service and your family’s support to our country, and we want to help you get started with your next career.
We provide expert job application services, as well as valuable FREE federal job search information.
Our FREE Services and Tools for Transitioning Military and Veterans
- Free Resume Reviews
We will review your resume and give you feedback on areas for improvement. We will also provide you a quote for having our expert federal resume writers improve your resume and coach you in your federal job search. This valuable service is absolutely free, and there is no obligation to buy.
- How to Navigate USAJOBS and Application Manager Webinar – Oct. 15th
Attend a 30-minute live webinar to learn how to master the Automated Recruitment System for Federal Jobs.
- How to Write a Resume for Corporate America – Nov. 7
Attend a 30-minute live webinar to learn the best way to match keywords for the Military Friendly 100 corporations.
- 7 Tips for Veteran’s Federal Resumes – Oct. 23
Attend a 30-minute live webinar to hear success stories of veterans who landed federal jobs. Learn their federal resume writing strategies.
- 7 Tips & Tricks for Your Federal Application – Nov. 5
Kathryn Troutman’s popular 7 Tips webinar inspires jobseekers to tune up their federal resume based on success stories!
- All of our 7 Tips Free Webinars are posted here
We continually provide free, popular webinars to help with federal job search, navigating USAJOBS and tips and tricks to improve your score in your federal application.
- Federal Resume Builder
Use this online tool to write your first federal resume. You can save your drafts and view your draft within the system. Copy and paste your content into a Word file and then spellcheck and improve. This is a fast builder, easy to use, and free.
Federal Job Search Books for Military and Veterans
We offer another very affordable source of up-to-date and valuable federal job search information, and that is our federal job search publications written with the expert knowledge of Kathryn Troutman. If you want to understand exactly how to improve your federal resume yourself or how to navigate the federal job search system, pick up one of our books / eBooks and get started today!
- Military to Federal Career Guide, 2nd Ed. With CD-ROM
- Jobseeker’s Guide, Navigating Federal Job Search for Military and Spouses, 5th Ed.
- Student’s Federal Career Guide, 2nd Ed. – eBook and samples for GI Bill Vets
FEE-FOR-SERVICE SERVICES for federal job search services from The Resume Place, Inc., Federal Career Services – 10% discount on all prices for Veterans!
The Resume Place Certified Federal Resume Writers and Coaches will write your federal and corporate resumes for a fee. Our Certified Federal Resume Writers take your documents, evaluations, education, and target announcement and we WRITE the resume FOR you. We make sure the resume is targeted specifically and correctly for a federal position or corporate position that is appropriate for your skills, interests, and education. We also offer one-on-one career coaching and job search coaching which will give you expert advice on which careers to pursue in the federal government and how to successfully apply. To get a free quote for our services and a free resume review, sign up for a Free Estimate.
A little bit more about The Resume Place, Inc.
Kathryn Troutman, founder and President of The Resume Place, created the first-ever official licensed federal job search curriculum: Ten Steps to a Federal Job®. This curriculum is taught in more than 100 military bases worldwide. The Army Community Services, Fleet and Family Support Center, Military & Family Readiness Programs, USMC and USCG Transition Centers teach Ten Steps to a Federal Job® during their transition programs. Ten Steps to a Federal Job® was taught at Hanscom AFB on Sept. 29, 2013 to more than 80 Airmen and Family Members will be taught at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii on Oct. 24th to an audience of more than 50 transitioning military and family members.
Ms. Troutman also founded the Certified Federal Job Search Trainer™ / Certified Federal Career Coach™ program, which certifies career counselors and instructors to teach Ten Steps to a Federal Job®. This training program is recognized and accepted by military transition and employment readiness staff for all Joint Services worldwide.
Phone calls and questions will be answered at The Resume Place, Inc. from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm ET from our office in Baltimore, MD: (888) 480-8265.