Jobseeker's Guide

Jobseeker's Guide 8th Edition

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Kathryn K. Troutman Author and Publisher


The Jobseeker's Guide 8th Edition was released in March 2017. We continue to update and improve the content of this best-selling title! Highlights of what's new in the 8th Edition:

  • New USAJOBS screenshots and information for the August 2016 update
  • More information for Veterans and Military Spouses applying for federal jobs
  • Networking information for non-competitive jobs with Special Hiring Programs, VRA, 30% or more Disabled Veterans, Schedule A, and Military Spouse Hiring Programs
  • Career change strategies
  • How to negotiate your job offer

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Awards for our previous Jobseeker's Guide 7th Edition

Finalist: Foreword Reviews' INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award

2016 Gold Medal Global Ebooks Award

More than 40,000 copies of this edition sold in less than one year! 

Used at over 100 military installations worldwide, this guide is a colorful, chart-filled handout and is based on Ten Steps to a Federal Job®. The Jobseeker's Guide is used at hundreds of military bases, government agencies, workforce centers, colleges and universities, and private industry career centers to instruct federal job seekers worldwide! This resource is extremely useful for individual jobseekers and is the ultimate federal job search workshop handout for military career transition counselors.

7th Edition Ordering Information:

Individual books: Available at

Federal Resume Books