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.
"I separated from the Navy in September 2013 where I was an operations specialist for nine years. I am having...
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...
Formatting Your Resume: Which Type is Right for You?
In today’s competitive job market, a concrete resume is a must. Not only do you need to stand out to a hiring manager, but before you ever make it to that point, you must first stand out to the Applicant Tracking System (ATS).
Resume Advice, Getting Started, Military Spouse Employment Resource Center, Military Spouses, Job Search Process, Military/Veteran Employment Resource Center, Job Seeker Blog, Job Search
If I'd Gone to the Job Fair Sooner, I Would've Had a Job This Whole Time
U.S. Marine Corps Captain JC Wright did everything “right” when it came to preparing for his transition out of active-duty service. He even had a job lined up. But when that fell through, he had to scramble to find a replacement. Attending a RecruitMilitary job fair turned everything around.
Job Fairs, Testimonials from the Military Community, Job Seeker Blog
The Importance of Mentors in the Military Community
A mentor is an invaluable resource - especially when changing careers or making the military-to-civilian transition.
Job Search Process, Military/Veteran Employment Resource Center, Career Advice, Job Seeker Blog, Job Search
It Only Took One Good Career Fair
After 11 years in the United States Air Force, Christopher Griffin’s transition into his new role with Oasis Systems felt surprisingly natural. Here’s what he did to find a role that fits his military skills and expertise.
Job Fairs, Testimonials from the Military Community, Military/Veteran Employment Resource Center, Job Seeker Blog