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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

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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Lies They Tell Transitioning Veterans , Part 13: You Can’t Help Fellow Job Seeking Veterans

A difficult aspect of the transition to civilian life is the feeling of being alone. For those who want to help veteran job seekers, there are a number of active roles to play.

Job Seeker Blog

Report: Economic Climate Right for Veteran Franchising Opportunities

Veterans intangible skills engrained in them during their military service make them good candidates for franchising opportunities.

Job Seeker Blog

Opportunities Abound if You Visit Each Booth

If you attend a veteran hiring fair, STOP at EVERY table. A banner does not tell you all there is about that company. They may have an opportunity that’s just right for you, but you’ll never know it if you pass them by.

Job Fairs, Job Seeker Blog

Veteran Jobs: Learn to Turn Your Transferrable Skills into a New Career

Military service provides veterans with transferrable skills that cut across to many fields. Keep this mantra in mind when transitioning to a civilian career: you are more than the sum of your MOS.

Job Search Process, Career Advice, Job Seeker Blog