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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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Resume Basics – Adjusting Your Expectations

Many veterans seeking jobs tell us that the process of initially getting their resume together and keeping it updated is one of their least favorite parts of a civilian job search. Nevertheless, it’s a necessary evil in the civilian world. According to Wendy Enelow and Louise Kursmark, founders...

Getting Started, Industry-Specific Jobs, Job Seeker Blog

Job Search Advice - Tips for Working a Veteran Hiring Event

Job seekers who attend a RecruitMilitary Veteran job fair or any other military-to-civilian job fair, career fair, hiring event, etc., can improve their chances of finding a great job lead by following these simple tips.

Getting Started, Job Fairs

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