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There are tricks and best practices to use in any career search. These articles can provide a foundation of preparation, and after great preparation, execution that leads to your next career.

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Translating Your Military Experience into Jobs for Veterans

Many veteran job seekers have trouble translating their military experiences into qualifications for civilian jobs. Below is a case in point and some recommendations.

Veteran's Challenge

"I separated from the Navy in September 2013 where I was an operations specialist for nine years. I am having...

Getting Started, Job Search Process, Job Fairs, Job Search

Building a profile that delivers

When you register as a job candidate on our website, you should use great care in filling out your registration profile—and then you should keep your profile current. The reason? Employers search our database of registered candidates for potential employees, and the first set of search results...

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How to Recognize and Avoid Job Posting Scams

With the demand for remote work higher than ever, we are seeing an uptick in job scams.

Job scams are fake job opportunities that are used to lure job seekers into giving away sensitive information or even money. Scams of this nature come and go in cycles, and often follow patterns in the...

Getting Started, Job Search Process, Job Search, Job Seeker Blog

Take Command of Your Career

If you're considering a career at sea after active duty and want to know what Military Sealift Command has to offer, this episode is for you!

Job Seeker Blog

Have You Considered Mentorship?

How do you find a career you care about? According to U.S. Marine veteran Raul Torres, it’s by asking the right questions and making the right connections.

Military/Veteran Employment Resource Center, Job Seeker Blog