Back to School: Rethinking Federal Recruiting on College Campuses
The report reveals that in order to convert that interest into actual applications the report finds that the federal government must do a better job of providing information to students about federal service opportunities.
Based on the findings of this survey, the report recommends the following:
- Commit to a sustained investment in on-campus recruitment.
- Work cooperatively with other agencies to market federal jobs by profession.
- Teach the ABC’s of federal service to overcome the information gap.
- Stress the opportunities to do good and do well: interesting work, good benefits, and the unique ability to make a difference.