O'Reilly logo

The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Getting Government Jobs by Partnership for Public Service

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Top Five Pieces of Advice from State HR Managers

According to state HR managers, there are several things an applicant can do to both find the right job and improve his or her chances of getting a job:
♦ To find the job you want, go online and monitor a state’s job website continuously for updated options. Or, if the state offers this service, you can fill out a form with your job search criteria and have new job openings sent to you that meet that criteria.
♦ Submit a different resumé and application for each job you apply for if those jobs require different qualifications and duties. This is similar to tailoring your federal resumé (see Chapter 9): the point is to provide information about your background and experience that is relevant to ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required