Find Your Federal Job Fit

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Learn how to bridge the gap between federal career decision making and your federal job search


<ul><li> 1. Finding YourFederal Job Fit Finding the Right Jobin the Federal Government 1 </li> <li> 2. Once upon a time 2 </li> <li> 3. Many people feared working for thefederal government 3 </li> <li> 4. They considered it a facelessbureacracy 4 </li> <li> 5. A place where they couldnt excel 5 </li> <li> 6. Or achieve their own goals. 6 </li> <li> 7. It was a place where managers ruledwith an iron fist 7 </li> <li> 8. while employees drudged on. 8 </li> <li> 9. with no motivation 9 </li> <li> 10. They had given up on their dreams 10 </li> <li> 11. And, so, eventually, they just retiredin place 11 </li> <li> 12. dreaming of when their real lifewould begin. 12 </li> <li> 13. But, their work lives improved.. 13 </li> <li> 14. When they realized that they had thepower to write their own federal story. 14 </li> <li> 15. And, they began to choose their owndestiny. 15 </li> <li> 16. How, you ask? 16 </li> <li> 17. By creating a career plan to map theirfederal job search. 17 </li> <li> 18. And, having a plan to guide theirentire federal career. 18 </li> <li> 19. They realized that it is not good enoughjust to get their foot in the door 19 </li> <li> 20. And spend their entire career feeling sad andunfulfilled, even with a regular check andsecure benefits. 20 </li> <li> 21. Nothey learned the value of findinga job that fits them first! 21 </li> <li> 22. This is how they did it.and you cando it, too! 22 </li> <li> 23. They learned about walking across abridge 23 </li> <li> 24. between Career counseling AND Federal job search 24 </li> <li> 25. This is the key to success 25 </li> <li> 26. I will share it with you 26 </li> <li> 27. Federal Job FitFederal OrganizationCareer PlanYour Career IdentityYou The Model 27 </li> <li> 28. It all starts with you 28 </li> <li> 29. YouWho Are You, Really? 29 </li> <li> 30. Finding a Meaningful Federal Career Activities you enjoy now and in the past Your values Your special skills When are you in flow? At the top of your game Role models 30 </li> <li> 31. Occupational daydreams Your personality type Your career interests How do you want to be remembered? Your life roles Organizational fit and corporate culture Occupational wellness 31 </li> <li> 32. Then, figure outwhat makes you tick at work 32 </li> <li> 33. Career Identity Why Do You Work? 33 </li> <li> 34. Career Identity What is meaningful work for you? Creating a personal mission statement Identifying your life purpose Developing a personal brand Creating an elevator speech Developing your career goal 34 </li> <li> 35. Creating Your Career Plan Put It All Together 35 </li> <li> 36. Creating Your Career Plan Pursuing your dreams SMART goal setting Affirmations Visualization Staying motivated Create your future Writing your career plan 36 </li> <li> 37. Then, put you andthe work togetherAnd find the right place to work in the federal government! 37 </li> <li> 38. Research Federal Organizations at usa.govTranslating YOU to the federal government: Finding your fit 38 </li> <li> 39. Federal Organization Considering your values, life purpose, mission statement Reviewing federal values and mission statements Connecting with an agencys mission and strategic plan 39 </li> <li> 40. Considering your skills Employing your career interests Matching your skills and interests to federal jobs 40 </li> <li> 41. Once you figure out the best organization and mission for YOUOnly then can you find the right federal job 41 </li> <li> 42. Find a Federal Job Find YOUR Federal Job Fit 42 </li> <li> 43. Your Workplace Narrative Analyzing a federal vacancy announcement Writing a cover letter Writing a federal rsum Networking strategies Interviewing/ writing a personal essay 43 </li> <li> 44. Whats missing in the federalgovernment is YOU! 44 </li> </ul>