Translate your military experience into civilian terminology
Bridge the gap between your military experience and the civilian workforce.
Translate your military skills into a federal government resume.
Use military combat methods to analyze a federal job vacancy announcement.
Write your federal government resume at the highest GS Level/Salary possible.
Learn how the HR office reviews resumes so that the HR office will "refer" your resume to the Hiring Manager.
Learn how the Hiring Manager reviews resumes so you can target your resume to the Hiring Manager and get the interview.
Federal job seekers.
Job seekers looking for GS-7-15 federal government jobs.
This is an easy to follow, step-by-step, Crash Course in Federal (USAJOBS) Resume Writing. The video instruction taught in this tutorial is directly linked to each chapter within the Battlefield Resumes, LLC workbook called "Operation: Federal Resume, 4-Battlefield Phases to a Targeted Federal Résumé." This tutorial will help veterans, transitioning military personnel, federal government employees, defense contractors and others in their search for federal employment. This tutorial uses an easily identifiable analogy between military doctrine and federal résumé writing. This training encourages you to use military tactics and strategy when transitioning to the civilian workforce. If you want to learn the secret to the HR screening process and want to get “referred” to the Hiring Manager, you have to watch this video training program. Bruce shows you how the HR office evaluates your resume and categorizes you for a certain GS Grade Level, as well as how you can ensure that your resume is evaluated at the highest salary (GS Grade Level) possible. He also shows you where to find the criteria that the HR office uses when determining if your resume should be “referred” to the Hiring Manager and how to ensure that the same critical information is included within your resume. Bruce will also walks you through the Hiring Manager’s evaluation process and how the federal government Position Description (PD) is linked to the vacancy announcement, the KSAs, the Questionnaire, and the questions asked during the interview. If you want a federal job, this video tutorial is a must and will definitely ensure your resume is more competitive than other applicants, as well as prepare you for your federal government interview.
Who this course is for:
Federal job search
9 sections • 65 lectures • 7h 24m total length
Introduction to Bruce Benedict, President of Battlefield Resumes, LLC
Do you wonder if you will ever get a job?
What is the Battlefield Resume Methodology?
Learn how the Battlefield Resume Methodology was developed.
Before you start, keep this in mind.
What is the SECRET to Federal Resume Writing?
Warning Order - You must prepare for your next career
Your Area of Operation (AO)
The S2 & S3
Intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield (IPB)a
Intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield (IPB)b
Assumptions & the Commander's Estimate
High Value Target (HVT)
Phases of the Operation
Avenue of Approach
Assume the Enemy has the Advantage
Phase Line Analyze - Objective 1a - Analyze Federal Job Criteria
Phase Line Analyze - Objective 1b - Analyze Federal Job Criteria
Phase Line Analyze - Objective 1c - Analyze Federal Job Criteria
Phase Line Analyze - Objective 2 - Analyze the Federal Hiring Process
Phase Line Analyze - Objective 3 - Analyze your Previous Work Experience.
Phase Line Analyze - Objective 4a - Analyze the Job Vacancy Announcement
Phase Line Analyze - Objective 4b - Analyze the Job Vacancy Announcement
Phase Line Analyze - Objective 5 - Analyze the Federal Job Closing Date
Phase Line Recon - Objective 6 - Recon the "Overview Tab" (example 1)
Phase Line Recon - Objective 7 - Recon the "Duties Tab" (example 1)
Phase Line Recon - Objective 8 - Recon the "Qualifications Tab" (example 1)
Phase Line Recon - Objective 9 - Recon the "Benefits Tab" (example 1)
Phase Line Recon - Objective 11 - Recon the "Questionnaire" (example 1)
Phase Line Recon - Objective 6 - Recon the "Overview Tab"
Phase Line Recon - Objective 7 - Recon the "Duties Tab"
Phase Line Recon - Objective 8 - Recon the "Qualifications Tab"
Phase Line Recon - Objective 9 - Recon the "Benefits Tab"
Phase Line Recon - Objective 10 - Recon the "How to Apply Tab"