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 benefits of using the RecruitMilitary job board

Join Mike Francomb Sr.Vice president of RecruitMilitary as he explains the benefits of utilizing the RecruitMilitary Job Board.

Getting Started, Job Search Process, Job Search, Career Advice

“I went to a career fair and all I got was to be told to go apply online.”

“I went to a career fair and all I got was to be told to go apply online.” This is what I hear almost weekly from frustrated job candidates across the country. Truth is that being asked to apply online is a good thing. Unfortunately, many candidates do not know why.

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

Quite Frankly . . . Part 3

The third of a series of articles by Mike Francomb, senior vice president of marketing - candidate services - at RecruitMilitary and a former captain in the United States Army.

I have been with RecruitMilitary since 1998, the year the company was founded. In that time, I have worked in a variety...

Getting Started, Job Search, May-June 2015

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