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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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Veteran Career Advice from a Recruiter Who Has Been There

Veterans, it's okay to toot your own horn in your search for a civilian career.

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Readability is Everything on a Veteran’s Resume

Veteran job seekers can use the following tips to develop a powerful resume that communicates what you have achieved and opens doors to new opportunities.

Consistency is Key

  • Put job titles, company names, and dates of employment in the same place for each job held.
  • Organize information by...

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Is Project Management for You?

Have you any idea of how well suited you are for the career field of commercial project management? Your leadership and planning skills ingrained during military service, coupled with your adaptability and willingness to accept change, enable you to transition successfully into this field. You...

Industry-Specific Jobs, November-December 2016, Job Search, Search & Employ®

Research Guide to a Career in Law Enforcement and Security

I encourage job seekers to use this guide to learn about law enforcement and security and the job opportunities in those fields. All of the URL’s below are live links in the digital replica of Search & Employ. You can access the digital magazine from...

November-December 2016, Directories/Research Guides, Search & Employ®, Law Enforcement and Security