5 Tips for Military Spouses Pursuing a Career in Teaching

Ms. Career Girl

With 85 percent of military spouses reporting that they want or need to work, finding a stable and meaningful career is highly important for the majority of military wives and husbands. Many military spouses are aspiring teachers or currently have a degree in teaching; however, this career path can be quite challenging due to the frequent moves that are a part of life as a military spouse. Here are five ways military spouses may land successful careers in teaching.

2010 Top 10 Executive Personal Branding and Job Search Trends

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist? Tried and true methods still apply, but the impact of the Internet and our recovering job market require building a different kind of job search strategy and becoming much more proactive.

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Career Path: From Military to Writing

Career Realism

This is a true career story as told to DiversityJobs.com and is one of many interviews with professionals who have found fulfilling careers after using our job-search resources. Today, my job most closely resembles my ideal situation. This is similar to freelance writing, but I do not have to solicit work from clients or negotiate fees and contracts. In the beginning, I had no rank or authority in the military but I was still motivated to succeed.

Ways to Stand Out in the Office

Career Alley

The most basic thing you need to do to get into your boss’ good books is to do your job competently. About the Author: John McMalcolm is a freelance writer who writes on a wide range of subjects, from career advancement to the essentials of small business management. Good luck in your search. Job Search. job title, keywords, company, location. jobs by. Post-Military Employment: How to Stand Out.

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6 Hot Jobs for Pilots Outside of the Standard Airlines

Career Alley

Being a pilot sounds like a glamorous job, but at first glance it may also seem limiting. Can you get a job as a pilot doing anything other than flying with commercial airlines, or is that really the only career option out there? Fortunately for those looking to keep their options open, there are plenty of jobs for pilots besides a standard airline contract. Here are six things a licensed pilot could do if they were seeking an outside-the-box job. Delivery Pilot Jobs.

FlexJobs: Where We Were and Where We’re Going

Ms. Career Girl

And it’s a long time when looking at the job market. To celebrate our 10th anniversary this January, FlexJobs has taken a look at where the flexible job market stood in 2007 when our company was founded, where flexible jobs are now, and where we see them going in 2017 and beyond. And Sara Sutton Fell had just founded FlexJobs –the first job search website of its kind–dedicated to listing pre-screened, professional-level telecommuting and flexible jobs.

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Guides From Experts: 25 Ways to Land a Job

Resume Bear

However, as the below 25 new school ways to land a job will show you, the newly and experienced unemployed still have much to offer and a whole new way in which to market themselves in. Useful for every job from managerial to even the specialty ones. New School Ways to Land a Job by an Expert. These bloggers dust off a few old school ways to land a job that are still a must for anyone on the hunt. How to Find a Job. 5 Things to Stop Doing in Your Job Search.

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Your Oops! Is Showing: 15 Outrageous Job Interview Blunders

Career Alley

Alison is a business lawyer and freelance writer. Chewing gum during a job interview is not a good idea. A survey conducted by Harris Interactive compiled blunder stories from the thousands of job interviews across the country. One of the most frequently stated pieces of advice to job seekers is to dress appropriately, and yet hiring managers still see mini-skirts and nose rings. That’s typically something reserved for after you get a job offer.

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Age Discrimination During Job Search | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

But sometimes the job search can get very frustrating. Leaving your first three jobs off of your resume. And if the first job on your resume was “Director of Finance&# , it probably wasn’t your first. But if you are 40+, I will tell you (you especially) to: Stop relying on your resume to get you a job. In my opinion, the introduction and recommendation from your network is a more successful distraction than leaving off dates and jobs.

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5 Jobs You Can Do Anywhere

Career Realism

Whether they are married to someone in the military, or they simply enjoy moving frequently, some people need to find jobs that allow them to move without giving up their positions. The following five jobs not only provide people with a decent living, but they also allow their employees to move all over the country. Keep these jobs you can do anywhere in mind with your next career change. Freelance Writer. Job Search

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4 Things That Can Affect Your Career Choices

Career Realism

When career professionals advise job seekers to check out a “company’s corporate culture,” this refers to collecting information, such as work culture, before accepting a job offer. A prime example would be the military or academia. This culture may attract creative arts, such as graphic artists, freelance workers and media. If job seekers have the ability and freedom to choose their work cultures, all the better. Job Search career

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How to Customize Your Resume For Your Profession

Jennifer Anthony

Job seekers in various professions have found this out when using standard resume templates and basic information. If you are getting ready to prepare your resume for a health, IT, federal/military or executive position, take a look at some tips that could help you place your focus on your professions the right way. Your job is to show the scope of experience you’ve gained by not selling yourself short when describing previous positions. – Need a job?

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4 Things That Can Affect Your Career Choices

Career Realism

When career professionals advise job seekers to check out a “company’s corporate culture,” this refers to collecting information, such as work culture, before accepting a job offer. A prime example would be the military or academia. This culture may attract creative arts, such as graphic artists, freelance workers and media. If job seekers have the ability and freedom to choose their work cultures, all the better.

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Demystifying Resume Writing Certifications (And Why I Don't Want.

Jennifer Anthony

During your search, you may notice that some resume writers are certified, some hold multiple certifications, and some do not have any at all. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For? Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type? Check out this comprehensive job search success system & 12-week coaching program.

2009 116

Top Ten Ways to Find a Job | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « New Job-Search Toolbar Follow Up Your Cover Letter With a Follow-Up! » Top Ten Ways to Find a Job When the economy is in bad shape, the job market is usually worse. Those with jobs are trying to stay employed and people without jobs are desperately trying to find a new job, both can be extremely stressful. These are the top ten ways to find a new job: 1.

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7 Tips To Starting a New Job Successfully | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « Preparing for a Job Interview: What NOT To Do The Odyssey Of The Salary Offer » 7 Tips To Starting a New Job Successfully Guest Article by Randy Block Congratulations! All of that work of looking for a job has paid off, handsomely. Often people don’t make this effort because they feel they’ll be in the new job for a long time. Give precise meaning to your job.

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Little White eBook of Homeshoring Jobs

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Little White eBook of Homeshoring Jobs December 5, 2008 · 6 comments While I was doing some research to find a few companies that hire call center agents to list in my post about having a phone and a plethora of patience just the other day, I ran across an ebook offering that looked, at first glance, to be pretty darned informative. That eBook was the only purchase in my search telecommuting information and work.

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Little White eBook of Homeshoring Jobs

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Little White eBook of Homeshoring Jobs December 5, 2008 · 6 comments While I was doing some research to find a few companies that hire call center agents to list in my post about having a phone and a plethora of patience just the other day, I ran across an ebook offering that looked, at first glance, to be pretty darned informative. That eBook was the only purchase in my search telecommuting information and work.

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HELP: I'm Updating My Cell Phone

Telecommuting Journal

It’s handy to have in case I’m lost or were to ever need assistance on the road with two kids in tow, but other than that my current military-grade, too-big-for-any-purse-pocket, chunky cell phone is fairly useless.

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The Odyssey Of The Salary Offer | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « 7 Tips To Starting a New Job Successfully Two Amazing Cover Letters 99% Of All Job Seekers Will Never Discover… (and how to use them to land your dream job) » The Odyssey Of The Salary Offer Guest Article By Randy Block You’ve made it through several rounds of interviews. Keep in mind that a job must be a good fit for you, as well as for them.

2010 56

My Favorite Resume and CV Template: Introducing TruFocus | Tim's.

Tim's Strategy

It is available now as a free download for job seekers. Listing key strengths allows someone to quickly determine relevance to requirements on the job description. Of course, if your best job was 10+ years ago or if it is an important job to illustrate key abilities or industry knowledge, you can always add a few more points as space allows. I do not suggest squeezing a resume into a single page unless you have only one or two jobs in your career.

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a computer-throwing coworker, a new manager calling employers from 9 years ago, and more

Ask A Manager

How to decline a job offer after seeing the contract. I have always worked in museum education and have recently started as a freelancer due to having to constantly move (my husband is in the military). Freelancing has been a bit slow to take off, so I am also looking for part-time jobs that I can fit around it. The job seemed ideal for my circumstances and the owner of the company seemed very pleasant and competent.

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My Favorite Resume and CV Template: Introducing TruFocus

Tim's Strategy

It is available now as a free download for job seekers. Listing key strengths allows someone to quickly determine relevance to requirements on the job description. Of course, if your best job was 10+ years ago or if it is an important job to illustrate key abilities or industry knowledge, you can always add a few more points as space allows. I do not suggest squeezing a resume into a single page unless you have only one or two jobs in your career.

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