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How to Make it in DC: Navigating the DC Job Market

Friday, October 27,9:00 am-12:00 pm


GAIN and Brad Traverse Jobs are excited to announce a new event series with one mission: to help you find the right job in DC. “How to Make it in DC: Navigating the DC Job Market” series will offer panels, workshops, and webinars to help you traverse the complicated landscape that is the DC government affairs job market. Our first event, the “Government Affairs Resume and Career Workshop”, brings together experienced professionals from all areas of the government affairs industry, Congress and the Administration, including experienced:

  • Hill staffers working on policy and communications
  • direct lobbyists representing trade associations, nonprofits and corporations
  • grassroots advocacy experts
  • communications professionals
  • regulatory affairs professionals
  • department and agency employees

These experienced professionals will help you craft your resume and offer tips and insights to help you find and secure a job in their respective fields. What are the keywords and skills to highlight on a resume? What are the do’s and don’ts for interviewing? What am I doing wrong on USA Jobs?

Join us on Friday, October 27, from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, for the first annual Government Affairs Resume and Career Workshop! More details to follow!

We have designed this event to fully comply with US Senate Rule 35.1(d)(1), US House Ethics Manual pp. 41-47, and the U.S. Executive Branch Gift Rules regarding the “widely attended event” exception to the gift rules. US Senate and House staff are advised to consult with the US Senate and House Ethics Committee to confirm this analysis. US Executive Branch employees are advised to consult with their agency counsel. State and municipal employees are advised to consult with their agency counsel as to applicable gift rules for their jurisdiction before participating in the event.


Friday, October 27
9:00 am-12:00 pm
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Brad Traverse Jobs


121 Cannon House Office Building
27 Independence Ave SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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