Getting Started

Welcome to the first steps in your job search. From completing your resume to executing a successful interview, we have the resources to help guide you to success. Every career path is unique, but every job seeker — no matter how experienced — can benefit from starting on the right foot.

Includes:

  • Building a profile that delivers
  • Avoiding job posting scams
  • Effective networking tips
  • Your checklist to finding a civilian job

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The Dirty Dozen: 12 Tips for Veterans to Get Hired, Part 1

The business world has realized that hiring veterans is a smart move, and the numbers prove it.

Getting Started, Job Search Process, Job Fairs, Job Search, Job Seeker Blog

How Do Skills Learned in Service Translate to the Civilian Workforce?

Leadership experience and knowing how to manage people are the name of the game.

Getting Started, Job Search Process, Job Fairs, Job Seeker Blog

Your Checklist to Finding a Civilian Job

Finding a job can be a stressful time in your life. This is checklist to all the resources provided in helping find a civilian job.

Getting Started, Search & Employ®, Career Advice

Resume Basics – Adjusting Your Expectations

Many veterans seeking jobs tell us that the process of initially getting their resume together and keeping it updated is one of their least favorite parts of a civilian job search. Nevertheless, it’s a necessary evil in the civilian world. According to Wendy Enelow and Louise Kursmark, founders...

Getting Started, Industry-Specific Jobs, Job Seeker Blog