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Tongue-Tied at a Veteran Career Fair? Try These Talking Points.

Recruiters at veteran career fairs want to know about your development, team work, and leadership abilities. Before you make your approach, it’s best to have a few talking points in mind.

Job Fairs, Job Seeker Blog

Lies They Tell Transitioning Veterans , Part 11: Job Descriptions Are Accurate

In the military, job descriptions are standardized and are similar within each service. So, an Army or Marine infantry squad leader can expect similar standards and duties no matter the unit. In the civilian world, human resources professionals spend a lot of time chasing down hiring managers to...

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Veterans: Learn to Tell Your Story in a Job Interview

Have you ever wondered what the hiring manager across the table is thinking during your job interview? The chances are good that they are asking themselves two questions: "Who is this person, really?" and "Can they fix my problem or solve my need?"

Job Search Process, Job Seeker Blog

An Open Minded Navy Vet Lands an Accounting Job in an Unlikely Place

Navy lands a job from a veteran job fair and urges other veteran job seekers to erase any pre-conceived ideas about what positions companies attending may be sourcing.

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