Buying Into the State Dept. Lifestyle

A career as a civil servant is much more than just another job, says recruitment director Diane Castiglione

A career in the Foreign Service may not be what most business majors anticipate upon graduation, but the U.S. State Dept.—which placed sixth in BusinessWeek's 2006 rankings of the Best Places to Start a Career—offers plenty of opportunity (and excitement) for college grads of any stripe (see, 9/17/06, "State Dept: The Evolution of a Diplomat").

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