Career Resources 2017-05-12T12:38:42+00:00
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Career Resources

Getting out of the military and walking right into a civilian career might not be as picture perfect as you were hoping. But the good news is, with a little pre-separation work on your part, you’ll be on your way to that new career in no time. 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.

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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Job Search Tips

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A Startup Guide to Freelancing as a Military Veteran

Freelancers are people who sell their work or services to clients rather than being employed by one company. In other ...

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  • Federal Jobs

How These Vets Succeeded In Federal Jobs, and How You Can Too

These three veterans, who found success in federal jobs, explain how you can too. Chief Petty Officer Mardi M. Muru ...

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With Construction Jobs, The Sky Is The Limit For Veterans

*SPONSORED If the thought of driving a desk when you get out of the military makes you cringe, consider ...

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