Government Careers

Federal Terms Defined

To apply for a job in the federal government, you’ll need to learn some important lingo. Start here.

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Federal Application Resources

We’ll help you understand the ins and outs of the federal hiring process.

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Federal Resume Tips

Federal resumes can be very different from resumes in other sectors. Here are some tips to help you create an effective federal resume.

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Popular Federal Internships

A list of some of the most popular internship programs offered by federal agencies

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International Development

International development refers to work that seeks to improve human conditions around the world. Learn more about what it takes to work in international development.

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Think Tanks & Public Policy

Think tank, policy, research and advocacy organizations have opportunities for almost any policy interest or professional skill set. This list will help you identify employers that suit your political and policy interests.

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