Government Careers

Federal Terms Defined

To apply for a job in the federal government, you’ll need to learn some important lingo. Our glossary of federal terms will help you.

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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

A federal resume can be very different from a resume you would use to apply for jobs in other sectors. Here’s what you need to know to 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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Federal Hiring 101 Videos

Our government industry advisor has created a series of short videos to help you navigate the federal hiring process. If you’re interested in a career in the federal government, this series of videos is great place to start.

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