Your job interview is the culmination of a lot of work. You’ve prepared and polished your resume, gone through TAP or ACAP, passed the online screening questions and finished the in-person interview.
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Common Interview Questions
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The Mother of All Interview Questions
For military and civilian job seekers alike, this is the “mother” of all interview questions. Every candidate lives in total fear of that point in the interview – whether by phone or face-to-face – when the interviewer asks, “Tell me, what do you consider to be your biggest weakness?”
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Igniting a Firestorm of Interest
A decade ago, few companies had signifigant military recruiting programs. But in 2003, the Military Friendly Employers® list sparked a tidal wave of military hiring.
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Military Friendly Employers
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After I get out, I plan to:
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Start my own business
Buy a franchise
Go to school
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