The Military to the Civilian Job Market Transition

Competitive Resumes

I once asked him about how difficult it was to leave the military behind and enter the civilian job market. He replied with a truth that is still echoed today among veterans: “You never really fully transition from the military…some part of it will always be with you.”. Military

Military? – Special Civilian Job Rights are Yours

Sklover Working Wisdom

Being called up for military service or training? It provides very valuable employment-related legal rights to members of the armed forces and other uniformed services who are absent from work due to military service or training. The name of the law is the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act, commonly called “USERRA.” That law gave limited rights to certain veterans returning from military service. Military Service?

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5 Job Options For Military Veterans

Career Realism

It’s not unusual for military veterans to go into law enforcement. Not only does the military and law enforcement require similar skill sets, many law enforcement agencies also offer partial retirement credit to veterans. Transportation.

US Chamber Foundation and Goodwill Partner to Provide Career Services to Veterans and Military Spouses

Resume Bear

Goodwill’s Targeted Job Training and Career Services to Be Offered to Veterans and Military Spouses at Dozens of Hiring Our Heroes Job Fairs Nationwide. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program and Goodwill Industries announced today a collaborative effort to offer comprehensive vocational services to veterans and military spouses who participate in Hiring Our Heroes job fairs and programs.

AT & T Seeking to Hire 10K Veterans and Military Family Members

Resume Bear

As a part of its hiring drive in Louisiana and across the country, AT&T is looking to hire 10,000 military veterans and their families in the next five years. The company has established a Military Talent Attraction team, which focuses on promoting AT&T’s career opportunities to veterans and educating managers across AT&T on the benefits of hiring military veterans. Military veterans can learn more about careers at AT&T here.

VetJobs: A Job Board Just for Veterans and Their Families

Career Solvers

But did you know that there is a job board dedicated solely to former members of the military, and their spouses and children? Founded in 1999, Veterans of Foreign Wars-sponsored VetJobs has grown to be the leading military-related job board on the Internet.

Top 3 Barriers to Making a Career Decision

Career Key

skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices. But you can, using the suggestions below and the other resources on The Career Key , Career Key Canada and Self-Employment Key websites.

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How to Build a Career in Artificial Intelligence

Ms. Career Girl

Apple, Google and IBM are only some of the top companies seeking to employ experts in the field, and this expertise is in high demand in almost every industry: from agriculture, healthcare, environment, government, to advertising, transportation, and education among many others.

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4 Things Veterans Need In A Company To Succeed

Career Realism

Military veterans often bring a high level of leadership and a number of transferable skills that can help any company succeed. When an employer recognizes the value you bring to their company, they will work to find a home for you on their team.

Résumé Help: Digging Deeper to Uncover a Valuable Achievement

Careers Done Write

Project was for production of 7 military-purpose, mid-sized helicopters for NATO, $35 million each. The Revised Bullet Point: Led scheduling operations for $245 million project to manufacture 7 military transport helicopters for NATO. Accomplishments demonstrate your potential as a valuable employer and accomplishments on your résumé help you to win the interview. Nathan had been sending out his résumé for eight months and has had zero response.

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MEMO TO: New College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

We spend “left-over money” on technology gadgets, killer apps, insurance, transportation and recreation. There are three choices: proceed to graduate school; join the military, or find a job with a company. Finding the right employer is quite another. SUBJECT: Work responsibly.

How Recruiters Pick YOU

Resume Bear

Some of the client’s requirements may not seem tied to the job, but are set in stone regardless (for example, graduated from a certain school/program or military experience). He has worked in industries ranging from telecom to transportation to dotcom. By Jeff Lipschultz.

Dr. Martin Luther King’s Economics: Through Jobs, Freedom

Resume Bear

“We must create full employment or we must create incomes,” King wrote. ” Rather than continuing with “fragmentary and spasmodic reforms,” King advocated that the government provide full employment. Martin Luther King Jr.

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A New Image, a New Outcome

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

and Dale: I have an MBA in operations management, along with a strong technical education in logistics and transportation with the Army. The first problem is most employers see the Army as “guns and tanks,&# and not managerial or business operations. Dear J.T.

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The Value-Based Resume |

Resume to Referral

When you effectively control the information on your résumé, you will elicit attention and enthusiasm from prospective employers and win an interview. Most résumés don’t address prospective employers’ needs, problems or organizational objectives.

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Example of an Effective Cover Letter |

Resume to Referral

As superficial as it may sound, the cover letter can either appeal or not appeal to the employer. From that, I was asked to produce the lay-out of our town’s transportation system.

tiny answer Tuesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

Applying for a job with organizations that fund my current employer. I’m on the job hunt but I have not told my current employer. There’s no ethical issue in applying, but you’d need to be prepared for the fact that they might mention to your current employer that you applied. The problem is the commute into the city would be long, costly and might require him to move closer to public transportation.

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Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking. Hello, McDonald's) Posted to: Diversity | Leadership January 18th, 2010 Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The All-Star Rodeo Challenge came to Madison, WI last weekend, and the farmer took me and my kids.

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