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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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Observing Interview Etiquette

Observing a few rules of the road during and after interviews can help you land a great job. But rather than list a bunch of rules, I have incorporated them into the following Q&A’s, which are based on actual questions from veterans.

Job Search Process, September-October 2016

Get Great Job Leads With Our Free Registration and Job Search, Part 2

Do you have a few minutes right now to sign up for RecruitMilitary’s free job services? When you sign up, you will join a database of more than 835,000 transitioning and veteran job seekers – a treasury of talent that is searched by recruiters representing more than 4,000 employers, franchisors,...

Job Search Process, September-October 2016

Understanding Employment Statistics

Veteran hiring leaders strongly advise job seekers to do a lot of research before applying for employment. One aspect of job research is employer-specific – check employers’ websites, search the Internet for comments on the employers, talk to people who work for them, etc.

Another aspect is...

Job Search Process, September-October 2016

JOB FAIR SPECIAL REPORT: What Job Seekers Want to Know

When it comes to putting on high-quality military-to-civilian job fairs, RecruitMilitary has little competition. We have been doing this since 2006, and we have become known as the premium brand in this recruitment niche.

We owe much of our success to being good listeners and good advisers. One...

Job Fairs, September-October 2016