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"Even though they encouraged me to apply online, I made a personal connection that day, which got me on the fast track to employment." - LaVette Parks, Military Spouse
RecruitMilitary has been impactful enough that as a VA recruiter, I've already signed up for utilizing their services to help fill our needs because it's run so professionally. I would highly recommend using it as one of the tools in your transition “kit.”
Your service is valuable, appreciated, and applicable in civilian careers. However, your experience is uniquely yours and your unique military experience isn’t inherently understood by anyone but YOU.
It’s easy for military spouses to downplay their experiences, but we encourage you to really emphasize them. Approaching employers with confidence in your prior experiences, no matter how big or small, can make a huge difference.