Hiring Borens: Conversation with Scott Wiedmann

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In this episode, our host, Program Officer Shabnam Ahmed connects with Mr. Scott Wiedmann, the Deputy Director of the Federal Voting Assistance Program to discuss the federal job search, and what he looks for in new hires. Mr. Wiedmann provides a plethora of tips and advice related to finding work in the federal government, what hiring officials are looking for and how to be noticed by them, how awardees can leverage their status and hiring authorities, common interview questions and mistakes, and more.