Getting Started

Welcome to the first steps in your job search. From completing your resume to executing a successful interview, we have the resources to help guide you to success. Every career path is unique, but every job seeker — no matter how experienced — can benefit from starting on the right foot.

Includes:

  • Building a profile that delivers
  • Avoiding job posting scams
  • Effective networking tips
  • Your checklist to finding a civilian job

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Your Checklist to Finding a Civilian Job

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  • Get job alerts matching your experience
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5 Steps to Build Your Network to Help You Find a Job

The #1 way to find a new job is through networking. People you meet, connections you foster, professional contacts you’ve worked with, even family and friends… your circle of influence is already larger than you think. How do you make the most of that? The art of networking is a critical step in...

Getting Started

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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Avoiding Job Posting Scams

Recently, the age-old problem of job posting scams seems to be on an upswing – and more than that, some of them are targeted specifically at veterans. These scams range from promising a job “after you go through training” (at a cost, of course) to requiring the job seeker to purchase “training...

Getting Started