Employer Spotlight: Seeds Of Joy Christian Nursery School

Located in Ambler, PA, Seeds Of Joy Christian Nursery School believes children learn by playing, and by expanding on the knowledge that they already have. Their teachers shape and build on that knowledge by finding out what children already know, …

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How does the (federal) application process work?

This article was originally published on USAJOBS.

This is a quick summary of how the federal application process works when you use USAJOBS to apply for positions.

1. Create an account with login.gov

First, you need to create an account …

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Employer Spotlight: Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is a not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care, including more than 300 primary-care and specialty physicians; outpatient and Urgent Care services; and four hospitals with a total of 786 licensed beds: Lancaster …

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What should I include in my federal resume?

This article was originally published on USAJOBS.

Whether you’re a current federal employee or new to the federal government, your resume is the primary way for you to communicate your education, skills and experience.

Before you get started

Read the …

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Employer Spotlight: Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigation

Criminal Investigation (CI) is the law enforcement branch of the IRS, with a mission to serve the American public by investigating potential criminal violations of the Internal Revenue Code, and related financial crimes, in a manner that fosters confidence in …

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Learn More About these 38 Scientists for Black History Month

This article was originally written by Amy Cowen and was published on Science Buddies.

In honor of Black History Month, we highlight 38 African American scientists and engineers who made important contributions to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). There …

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Employer Spotlight: Fastenal Company

Headquartered in Winona, Minnesota, United States, the Fastenal Company is many things to many different customers: an expert supply chain consultant, a logistics company, an inventory solutions technology provider, and more generally, a distributor of wide-ranging industrial, construction and safety …

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Networking 101: 5 Steps to Build Your Career Connections

This article was originally published on Handshake Blog.

Learn the basics of networking, with tips for maintaining a professional network.

The word networking may sound intimidating or confusing. What is networking? How do you network? Why is it so important? …

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Employer Spotlight: Freire Schools

Freire Schools provides students in underserved communities a college-prep learning experience focused on individual freedom, critical thinking, and problem solving in an environment that emphasizes community, teamwork, and a commitment to peace. This employer is hiring! Explore careers at Freire Schools

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How to Answer: Tell Me About a Challenge You Had to Overcome in the Workplace

This article was originally published on WayUp.

This is a tough question because you’re forced to talk about a difficult time with a complete stranger. Fortunately, it’s also a great opportunity to turn a big challenge into a great accomplishment. …

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