14 min

Offers GPP Podcast: Career Coaching for Budding Advocates, Politicos, Policy Wonks & Social Entrepreneurs

    • Government

In this episode, Amy and Susan share tips on handling offers for internships and jobs in government, policy, advocacy, nonprofits, and international affairs. Some resources you might consider using:

Office of Personnel Management (OPM) General Schedule (GS 7 is the rate most undergraduates will enter at while graduate students will enter at GS 9 for MA/MS/Law and GS 11 for PhD).
WashU Career Center's handout on Negotiation - Not specific to these fields, but a great introduction.
National Association of Colleges and Employers Salary Survey: Note that this is not specific to GPP fields.
Pew Research: Facts about Pay Gaps
US Census QWI Explorer

In this episode, Amy and Susan share tips on handling offers for internships and jobs in government, policy, advocacy, nonprofits, and international affairs. Some resources you might consider using:

Office of Personnel Management (OPM) General Schedule (GS 7 is the rate most undergraduates will enter at while graduate students will enter at GS 9 for MA/MS/Law and GS 11 for PhD).
WashU Career Center's handout on Negotiation - Not specific to these fields, but a great introduction.
National Association of Colleges and Employers Salary Survey: Note that this is not specific to GPP fields.
Pew Research: Facts about Pay Gaps
US Census QWI Explorer

14 min