Meiko S. Patton

Meiko S. Patton is a writer for the federal government and the author of the #1 Amazon Best-Selling book, How a Postage Stamp Saved My Life.

Develop Your Competitive Edge by Increasing Your Value

The only way to stand out from the crowd is to develop your competitive edge. The author offers some tips on how to do this in your federal career.

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Don't Let Detroit Happen to You

How secure is your job with the federal government? The author compares what happened to the city of Detroit to working for the federal government and says it is a reminder of why it is always important to continue to grow within your career.

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3 Things To Do Now That the Government Shutdown is Over

The author outlines three things federal employees can consider doing now that the shutdown is over.

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Helping Others a Joy of the Job

October 8, 2013 10:30 AM

Sierra Madre, CA letter carrier Frank Rubio says that interaction with people is what he loves most about his job.

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Rural Carrier Saves Customer In Tight Squeeze

September 27, 2013 7:08 AM

Sacramento, CA rural carrier Sharen Byrd recently helped save one of her customers who was trapped in her home.

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Quick Actions Save The Day

September 19, 2013 1:28 PM

Sacramento, CA, Letter Carrier Esmeralda Carrillo recently helped save a residence from a total loss from a fire.

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Compassion Leads To Life-Saving Action

September 8, 2013 6:10 PM

Oceanside, CA letter carrier Mike Tom recently helped one of his customers when he discovered she was considering suicide.

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Military and Postal Veteran Survives Pit Bull Attack

August 29, 2013 1:05 PM

San Diego district letter carrier Buddy Siso was recently brutally attacked by a pit bull on his route.

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WWII and Postal Veteran Set To Retire After 61 Years

July 18, 2013 11:23 AM

Los Angeles District Mail Handler Willie Clemmons, now 86 years old, plans to retire from his job with the Postal Service.

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Let's Be Frank: He's A Hero!

June 13, 2013 10:00 AM

San Diego District’s Palm Desert Letter Carrier Frank Frary recently received a City Hero award for his efforts to save an elderly resident’s home from potential fire.

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