Time On The Hill Blueprint:

The search for a new career opportunity is simple but not always easy. The materials in the library below deliver powerful tips to launch the next chapter of your career. There are thousands of positions. You only need one!

Time On The Hill Welcome:

New Members Welcome & Thank You!
Time On The Hill: Washington Post
New Staffer Employee On-Boarding Packet

New Job Search: Essential Congressional Materials

1.) Time On The Hill – Congressional Job Search Checklist – Complete Steps Checklist
2.) Time On The Hill – Congressional Member & Committee Search Checklist
3.) Time On The Hill – Congressional Coffee & Informational Interview Meeting Tips

Congressional Résumé Samples:

Chief of Staff Résumé Sample
Legislative Director Résumé Sample
Communications Director Résumé Sample
Legislative Assistant Résumé Sample
Legislative Correspondent Résumé Sample
Scheduler Résumé Sample
Staff Assistant Résumé Sample

Congressional LinkedIn Photographs:

New Congressional LinkedIn Photographs

Congressional Outreach Samples:

Cold Introduction Email
Referral Introduction Email
College Introduction Email
Military Introduction Email
Lobbyist Introduction Email
Campaign Introduction Email
Intern/Fellow Introduction Email

Congressional Materials Library:

Congressional Cover Letter Sample
Congressional Résumé Sample
Congressional References Page Sample

Congressional Email Signature & Voicemail Message

Congressional Writing Sample A – Policy Issue
Congressional Writing Sample B – Popular Debate
Congressional Writing Sample Outline Template
Sample Congressional Press Release

Form A: States Where You Have Lived & Worked
Form B: Congressional Member Tip Sheet
Form C: Networking Detail Sheet

New Application Power Bundle:

Your Master Plan
Congressional Résumé
References Page
LinkedIn Profile
Social Media Scrub
Writing Samples
Press Release Sample
Congressional Cover Letter

Targeted Outreach & Networking:

Your Alumni Database
States Where You Have Lived & Worked
Congressional Member Tip Sheet
All Hail The Congressional Scheduler
Casting Networking Hooks Via Email
Introductory Email Samples
Congressional Coffee & Interview Tip Sheet (Informal)
Critical Follow-Up
Weekly Update

Strategic Topics

District Director vs. Chief of Staff

Interview Execution & Offer:

Approaching Formal Job Openings
Phone Interview Execution
In-Person Formal Interviews
Final Interviews
Offer Negotiation & Closing
Thank You!

Critical House Staff Contacts:

House Office Chiefs of Staff
House Office Legislative Directors
House Office Communications Directors
House Office Schedulers – All Hail!


House Office District Directors

Critical Senate Staff Contacts:

Senate Office Chiefs of Staff
Senate Office Legislative Directors
Senate Office Communications Directors
Senate Office Administrative Directors


Senate Office State Directors