Defense Industry recruiters prefer chronological resumes. Sure, there are various kinds of resumes for various kinds of jobs, and situations. It is easy to get differing advice on format and style. That advice is not necessarily wrong. It usually represents the industry focus of the presenter. DoD and the IC recruits for specialist: What, When … Read more
Hi! I’m Bill Golden. So … DoD Headhunter … that is essentially what I do. Companies and organizations in the DoD and IC defense contracting world say ‘GO FIND’ and I do … find … Sometimes. Often. Often enough. ? U.S. Citizen with security clearance and looking to make a job switch? I’m your guy for … Read more
What is your Marketplace Value? How much should you seek to earn? There is a fairly easy way to know the answer.
Your Resume – Do not hide your security clearance. Avoid mention of caveats and special programs. Ask questions when contacted by a recruiter — help make the right connections with relevant info on your resume.
$$$ — HOW MUCH ARE YOU WORTH in the marketplace? Government service provides a very predictable path for promotion, career advancement, salary and compensation, as well as regular pay raises. Being a defense contractor provides little predictability. How money finds its way into your wallet can be a mystery in the DoD and IC services … Read more