Tag Archives | EFM Employment

What Kind of Virtual Worker are YOU?

Kristyn Hoy, FLO’s Global Employment Advisor for DC | USA Do you “go to work” in your pajamas? Are you a business on top and casual on the bottom type of person?  Do you dress for success every day, whether you are at your kitchen table or sitting in a “real” office somewhere?  There is […]

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Successful EFM Business Fair in Asuncion: Try One at Your Post!

In September, Embassy Asuncion hosted an EFM Business Day under the auspices of AAFSW. Five business owners in the community shared their products and services on the compound during the lunch hour. The event was organized to share information about AAFSW, promote business owners in the Foreign Service community, and to specifically highlight businesses at […]

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How to Address a Break in Employment

So many of us, especially the “trailing spouse”, have a break in our employment for some reason or another. The Foreign Service often gives us the choice of taking a break from our careers or forces us into leaving our chosen profession for a tour (or three or four). If you have already taken a […]

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Best Practices for Updating Your Resume

When you haven’t thought about your resume in a while, it can be tough to update it. You may feel out of touch with new formats and wonder exactly what you should include. This can be complicated by not knowing exactly which direction you are going next in your career. Regardless of whether you have […]

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