How Pathways can boost federal intern-to-hire rate

Friday - 8/19/2011, 5:49pm EDT

Tim McManus, Vice President for Education and Outreach, Partnership for Public Service

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Less than 7 percent of federal interns get government jobs. That's a small number compared to the private sector, where nearly 60 percent of the interns become full-time employees.

Tim McManus, vice president for Education and Outreach at the Partnership for Public Service, explains how the new Pathways Programs may try to boost that 7 percent job rate for federal interns.