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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...

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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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Our List of Best Jobs for Veterans to Pursue

Military veterans have laid their lives on the line in the service of this country. The experience they have gained in the military is unparalleled and the discipline, commitment, and teamwork skills veterans learn can be applied to numerous careers in the civilian world. Depending on the...

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Jobs for Veterans by MOS Translator: Discover What Jobs Need Your Skills

Long after a warrior returns home, their military skills stay with them. These military skills are a necessary part of the workforce and the job search. It's no secret that transitioning to civilian life after the military can be difficult, however searching for employment after the military...

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The Most Veteran Friendly Job Employers

There are many veteran friendly jobs that incorporate the skills you gained while serving in the military. Former military service members bring a plethora of beneficial transferable skills to the civilian sector. Strong work ethic and leadership skills are among some of the most favored...

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Raymond Mason and Army Emergency Relief – Serving Soldiers

In a , we spoke to retired U.S. Army Lieutenant General, Raymond Mason, who is now the director at Army Emergency Relief (AER) headquarters in Arlington, VA. Mason discussed his transition out of the Army, his path to AER, and things he learned along the way.

Transition

After serving in the...

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