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Are You Eligible for a Security Clearance?

You’d be surprised how many federal government jobs require a security clearance. Before you start the (usually months-long) process, find out if you have a chance!

Important Note: All information given in this quiz is 100% CONFIDENTIAL. No one will look at this information, ask to see this information, or access this information. Seriously, why would we care about your personal life or let anyone have any information about you, our valued user? Just use it as a tool to help you determine if might be eligible for a security clearance. And keep in mind, the Man will ask questions right up this alley!

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Are You an Expert Federal Resume Builder?

Are you ready to actually apply for federal jobs?

Many first-time federal job seekers do not realize that there is more than one federal resume builder website where jobs are posted for various agencies. It's a good idea to get ready to apply for federal jobs by posting your resume at more than one website. The USAJOBS site is the most popular, but there are others.

Note: if you want an Army Civilian position, you MUST submit your resume on the Army website. Also, remember that just because your resume is posted on a federal jobs website, you have not necessarily APPLIED FOR A JOB. The actually applying for the job is usually a 2nd or 3rd step. Read the directions on "How to Apply" in the vacancy announcement.

This quiz was designed by Kathryn Troutman, author of the best-selling, award-winning, Ten Steps to a Federal Job, 2nd Edition, which will help you put your very best foot forward in your federal job search.

Take the quiz below to see how "ready" you are to "apply" for federal jobs.

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Am I Ready to Apply for Government Jobs?

Many job seekers do not receive any feedback on their resume before using it to apply for jobs. You aren't expecting to get any feedback or resume advice from the agency you're applying to, are you? If you don't want your first feedback to be, "You didn't get the job", take this quiz. Part of the Assess Your Employment Skills series.

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Ace Your Government Job Interview

You've may be a master of resume creation - but will your interpersonal skills and intellect be impressive enough to get you the job? Take this quiz to see if you're ready to meet face to face with potential employers. Part of the Assess Your Employment Skills series.

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