Giveaway – The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Getting Government Jobs – Ends 7/27/10

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to
Getting Government Jobs
The Make-It-Easier Resource to Finding a Federal Job

isbn 978-1592579792
Pub. date 5/4/10

Book Description: In these turbulent times when private corporations are in trouble, the em ployer that seems to be offering the most stable employment opportunities is the public sector. With The Complete Idiot’s Guide(r) to Getting Government Jobs, readers will learn how to navigate the government application process to find stable employment opportunities available from county municipalities as well as state and federal agencies.
•Includes advice on drafting resumes suited to the specific requirements of the hiring agency
•How to complete the appropriate application most effectively
•Methods of marketing an applicant’s skills in the government sector
•Search tools for government job websites

As expected, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Getting Government Jobs is user friendly and filled with practical advice.

It will help you figure out if a government job could be a fit for you and will help you learn the differences between government jobs and the private sector. The pay, benefits and hiring process can be confusing, if you don’t know what to expect. Jobs are available for students and recent graduates and people who have years of experience.

If you’re unemployed, seeking a change or know someone who is, this is a fantastic resource.

HOW TO CONNECT – You can follow Idiot’s Guides on Twitter and fan them on Facebook.

SPECIAL EVENTIdiot’s Guides will be hosting a live author event on Twitter – Thursday 7/15/10 – 11am Central time. You can follow along with the hash tag #AskCIG .

WHERE TO BUY – CIG Getting Government Jobs is available at a discount on Amazon.

PRIZE ALERT – The publicist would like to give CIG Getting Government Jobs to 1 of you (ARV $16.95)

Here’s what ya gotta do to enter to win ….

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Giveaway ends on July 27, 2010 at 8pm Pacific Time. Giveaway is open for residents of the US & Canada only. Winner will have 48 hours to respond to notification with shipping info and claim prize – if no response, another winner will be chosen . Subject to the official rules. No purchase necessary – void where prohibited by law. Disclaimer/Disclosure: Review product and prize provided by the giveaway sponsor. No monetary compensation received.

348 comments for “Giveaway – The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Getting Government Jobs – Ends 7/27/10

  1. July 27, 2010 at 5:38 pm

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  2. brian e.
    July 27, 2010 at 6:10 pm

    Thanks for the giveaway…The authors, The Partnership for Public Service, are a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize our government by inspiring a new generation to work in the public sector.

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