Career Advice

All of Search & Employ® is geared to help transitioning military, national guard and reserve members, and their spouses find jobs, opportunities, and continuing education. These resources, however, specifically target strategies around presentation and mindset.

Includes:

  • Your checklist to finding a civilian job
  • Interview Q&A
  • Things to know before becoming an entrepreneur

All Posts

Ten Steps to a Smooth Transition

Leaving the military may be one of the most difficult tasks you ever undertake, whether you have served for one year or thirty. I served for seven years, and I have been back in the civilian world for seven years. I've since worked as a career counselor for veterans and other military personnel,...

Career Advice, Search & Employ®, January-February 2017

Veterans: Ace the Interview and Land That Job

Your resume may get you in the door, but your interview is what can land you the job. Whether you’re newly transitioned, or seeking a new opportunity in the civilian workforce, solid interview skills are a must for veteran jobseekers. Touting individual accomplishments is not always easy for...

Career Advice, Job Seeker Blog

Veteran Jobs: Learn to Turn Your Transferrable Skills into a New Career

Military service provides veterans with transferrable skills that cut across to many fields. Keep this mantra in mind when transitioning to a civilian career: you are more than the sum of your MOS.

Job Search Process, Career Advice, Job Seeker Blog

Paying It Forward: Veterans Who’ve Been There Share Job Seeking Advice

No matter what branch of service from which they hail, all veterans have one thing in common: they go above and beyond the call of duty to help out their buddies.

Career Advice, Job Seeker Blog