Getting a Job

Discover the Civilian Career of your Dreams

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Your Career Starts Here

Whether you enlisted right out of high school or held plenty of jobs prior, finding the best jobs fore military veterans will surely be uncharted territory. We’ve built our Career for veterans section to ensure you’re not going at it alone. But, we aren’t here just to get you a job. Below you’ll find the best career resources for veterans available, covering topics from resume writing to landing an interview to how to accept a job offer. We’ve made sure we have everything you need, and then some.

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Interview Insight

Post-9/11 Veterans Find Incredible Careers in Business Services, Where Specialized Firms Provide Services to Other Businesses

Adam Locklin can't decide which is the best part of his job: fighting cybercrime at the financial giant PwC* or ...

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9 Things to Never Say in a Salary Negotitation

Original article by Amy Elisa Jackson You’re 96% sure that you are ready to schedule a meeting with your boss ...

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How Long Can You Take to Respond to A Job Offer?

You mastered the interview questions and answers and It happened! You've been offered a job. Suddenly anxiety and anticipation have ...

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Resume Writing

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21 Words To Never Include In Your Resume

Original article by Amy Elisa Jackson We have all heard the saying, “You’ll never get a second chance to make a first impression.” This is perhaps most true when it comes to a job resume. ...

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3 Main Things You Need to Know About Applicant Tracking Systems

Have you spent hours applying to jobs posted on company websites only to hear nothing back? Have you been using the same resume over and over again when applying to different jobs? Have you noticed ...

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4 Ways to Make Your Military To Civilian Cover Letter Irresistible

If you haven't done it in a while (or ever), job hunting in the civilian world is confusing and overwhelming. There are corporate buzz words to learn, military experiences to translate into "civilianese," and even strict ...

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4 Things You Need to Cut From Your Resume

Are you stressed about your resume? You're not alone. Everybody who creates a resume wonders nervously, will a hiring manager be interested? Have I accurately represented my accomplishments? Veterans, who are used to "one, right way" ...

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