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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...

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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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Preparing for a Career in Counseling

The employment of mental health counselors, who aid clients in managing and overcoming psychological and emotional disorders, is projected to increase 20 percent by 2024, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Lies They Tell Transitioning Veterans, Part 9: Civilian Hiring Managers Appreciate What You Did in The Service

With some obvious exceptions, most civilian hiring managers do not truly understand what you did in the military and how it relates to their company’s needs. While this presents a challenge and frustrates most veteran job seekers, this gap in understanding can be a fortuitous circumstance if you...

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Lies They Tell Transitioning Veterans, Part 8: You Definitely Need More Schooling to Advance Your Career

In America, we believe that education is the key to getting ahead. Everyone is encouraged to finish high school and many are urged to complete a college degree or technical certification. On the whole, it is true that education is a good and worthy goal. But all degrees and certifications are not...

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From Medical Retirement to A Great Job at Verizon

Recently MilitaryTimes published its Best for Vets: Employers 2016 – 7th Annual Rankings – but what we loved best was the RecruitMilitary success story shared at the end of the article.

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