Recruiting and Social Media for the Veteran Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Welcome to the 2nd annual Veteran’s Day edition. This episode is dedicated to veterans everywhere who are transitioning back to the civilian sector. I would love your feedback, especially if there are tools you need for your job search.

8 High-Demand Executive Jobs That Value Military Veterans’ Skills

Executive Career Brand

After leaving a career in the military, finding a civilian job — especially an executive management position — may seem daunting for many former service members. Fortunately, having previous experience in the military may actually put veterans at an advantage when it comes to landing some executive jobs. The post 8 High-Demand Executive Jobs That Value Military Veterans’ Skills appeared first on Executive Career Brand.

Employment Resources for Military Veterans

Resume Bear

Hilton Worldwide Announced Hiring Veterans Initiative. We are excited to announce that Hilton Worldwide has announced plans to hire 10,000 veterans and military-connected family members over the next five years. Veterans Recruiting Services. Veterans Job Bank.

Benefits Behind Offering Internships to Veterans

Workology

Veterans have a higher rate of unemployment so special attention is warranted from schools and employers. Internships during college are a great way for these young veterans to obtain additional relevant workplace experience to add to their impressive military achievements.

10 Helpful Job Search Resources For Veterans

Career Realism

O’Donnell, LinkedIn Influencer and founder of CAREEREALISM, recently wrote an article for LinkedIn called, “ How to Get a Job After the Military.” Many of them shared helpful job search resources for veterans. Helpful Job Search Resources For Veterans.

Why Employers Don’t Hire Veterans

Workology

VOTC, WOTC, & The American Jobs Act. This tax credit is common for companies to receive when they hire job seekers who have received government assistance. Companies who hire disabled veterans can receive a maximum credit of $9,600 per veteran.

Resumebear: Let’s Help Our Veterans Get Jobs

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is planning on withdrawing from Afghanistan and shrinking the amount of troops overseas, which means that thousands of young veterans will be returning to the civilian workforce in the coming years. Here are five helpful tips for veterans searching for a new job: 1.

Helping Veterans Land Employment

Corn on the Job

Founded in 1998, LaSalle has served thousands of clients and candidates, placing job seekers in temporary, temporary-to-permanent and permanent positions. Since two of the three are for the most part uncontrollable, here are some tips for veterans to make themselves more marketable.

Veterans: Your Jobs are Being Lost in the Translation

Resume Bear

Green energy companies nationwide have discovered that military veterans often have technical skills that can be used in the “green” sector in areas such as manufacturing or maintenance of solar arrays. This makes returning veterans a perfect fit for these available green jobs.

The Real Truth About Recruiting & Hiring Veterans

Workology

Learn more about how to build a recruiting campaign focused on diversity and military veterans during our webinar on 2/13 at 11 AM EST. Worth 1.0 My ex was a 13 Bravo meaning he had the important job of being airborne artillery. He enjoyed his job in the Army.

How to Make a Business Case for Hiring Military Veterans #SHRM16

Workology

Two hundred thousand military veterans are exiting their lines of service each year according to a Maryland’s Workforce Exchange. This makes for a huge opportunity for employers who are excited to hire and employe military veterans. Don’t pigeonhole veterans.

5 Things Veterans Should Do When Job Searching

Career Realism

Veterans bring a high level of leadership and transferable skills to employers that can influence the success of any company. Before employers start opening their doors, though, many veterans find the application and hiring processes challenging. Attend Job Fairs. Job Search

Young Veterans Are The Ones Most Likely to Be Jobless

Resume Bear

With every good intention, American employers are honoring the nation’s military veterans with promises of jobs and redoubled recruiting efforts. Senate passed a veterans jobs bill. For all veterans , including the Guard and Reserves, the rate was 11.5

VIDEO – Why should I hire veterans?

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Job Search News, October 20, 2017

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news with articles and resources so enjoy! Bill Withers is a legendary musician who is a Navy veteran and clean toilets on aircraft carriers decided one day to make records. Interview Job Search job search news Linked In

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Veterans Make Top Employees with One-of-a Kind Skill Sets

Ms. Career Girl

The post Veterans Make Top Employees with One-of-a Kind Skill Sets appeared first on Ms. There are many ways in which your company can benefit from employing veterans. There are also many non-profit organizations that focus on getting veterans started in high-quality careers.

3 Ways to Start Recruiting Military Veterans in 2016

Workology

While job searching our military veterans aren’t in physical harms way, they are facing a challenge that is more difficult to understand. Finding the right job fit for military veterans at your company is equally challenging for the recruiter.

Military and Veteran Connections: Social Media for our Heroes and Families

Workology

Career Job Search Social Media hero heroes hiring military May Memorial Day military military veterans sandra sandra long social media veteransI remember writing letters to my son while he was serving overseas in 2010 – 2011. I never knew how long it would take for delivery and just assumed it was several weeks at least. I also. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

Veteran Job Search Problems Mirror Others Changing Careers

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The challenges facing veterans are not all that different from anyone else changing careers. Featured career change reCareered Blog career career coach employer Employment interview Job job search Planning Resume veteransLearn how to overcome communications issues for returning vets and career changers. Continued at [link].

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. Related: 10 Helpful Job Search Resources For Veterans.

Military Veterans Must Network When Job Searching

Career Realism

It can be difficult for a veteran to find satisfying work after their unique lifestyle. A vital element to any veteran job search is networking. ‘JT JT & Dale Talk Jobs’ is the largest nationally syndicated career advice column in the country and can be found at JTandDale.com. Job Search advice blog career expert job management search veteran

6 Reasons Why Top Employers Hire Veterans

Career Realism

Veterans make promising hires in any industry post-military service, but as we often find out, it can be hard to track down the employers who are most willing to hire you. Related: 5 Things Veterans Should Do When Job Searching. 6 Reasons Why Top Employers Hire Veterans.

VIDEO – Why should I hire veterans? | Resumebear Online Resume

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More Veterans Finding Career Opportunities At AT&T

Resume Bear

Veteran Recruiting Success Leads AT&T to Double Hiring Goal to 10,000. More than 3,600 veterans have started new careers at AT&T so far this year. And with veterans’ skills proving to be a good fit for the company’s needs, AT&T is doubling its hiring goal for veterans and their family members to 10,000 over the next five years, consistent with its commitment to equal employment opportunities. Jobs for Veterans hiring jobs for vets military

4 Things Veterans Should Look For In A Boss

Career Realism

If you’re a veteran who works best with a military-style management approach, to feel satisfied and successful in your civilian job, you’ll find it important to actively seek out employers who exemplify the following four traits in their management style: 1.

VetJobs: A Job Board Just for Veterans and Their Families

Career Solvers

There are many specialty job boards available based on professional and industry niche. But did you know that there is a job board dedicated solely to former members of the military, and their spouses and children? VetJobs is a traditional job board. 11, 1999, Veterans Day.

Military Veterans Must Network When Job Searching

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

I’ve been looking for a corporate job and feel like a fish out of water. Moreover, the best ones rarely use the traditional job market. However, instead of asking those contacts if they know of any great jobs, start by asking if they know of any great bosses. Dear J.T. &

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

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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. Jobs for Veterans Veterans

Updated for 2016: 101+ Top Holiday Job Search Tips eBook

Executive Career Brand

Yes, the holidays are one of the BEST times to land a job, or make strides toward landing first thing in the New Year. mostly because so many job seekers think it’s one of the WORST times. If you job hunt during the holiday season, you’ll have much less competition.

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Hiring our Veterans, An Update on Armed Forces Week!

Workology

In January I partnered with Staff Sergeant, Jeffrey Baldovin form WERC (Wisconsin Employment Resource Connection) to bring you 7 reasons why you should hire a veteran. Personally, I extend my help with their job search. Alliance with our internal Veteran Resource Group.

Job Search: Practice Redefined

Career Realism

Will job seekers use these new arguments to ignore the importance of practice as part of their career search? RELATED: Need some job search advice? I’ve also conducted multiple experiments asking job seekers to offer their answer to a general interview question.

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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. As a veteran, it’s important that the company helps you succeed, too. 4 Things Veterans Need In A Company To Succeed. Amtrak, Veteran Team Members.

6 Ways Returning Veterans Can Gain An Advantage In Today’s Job Market (Civilians too!)

reCareered

First, I want to personally thank the veterans who protect us and keep our country safe. You deserve a job after your military tour ends and you return to civilian ranks. That would be nice if a job was. Featured Job Search Strategy reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search Planning pre-screen research Resume veterans

101 Holiday Job Search Tips

Career Solvers

Many people assume that their job search will come to a screeching halt the day after Thanksgiving and won’t pick up until January. I recently partnered with Susan Joyce of Job-Hunt and dozens of career experts to create a new e-book called New Year, New Job!

The Disability Denial Process

Resume Bear

Yet for veterans who are in dire need of disability compensation, the process is distorted by unforgivable delays and denials. This article reveals the reality of the process for filing and securing disability benefits for veterans and their families.

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How to Approach Job Search After the Military

Career Realism

Job search is a skill that many people have yet to master. This week’s question is about post-military job search : I’m a recently released Active Duty Officer now on Reserves. Post Military career job search military tip veteran

Tim Tyrell-Smith’s New Book: 30 Ideas of Successful Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Tim Tyrell-Smith’s New Book: 30 Ideas of Successful Job Search is a post from: Executive Career Brand. The Ideas of Successful Job Search&#. He walks you through the ups and downs of job search with a smile. Landing Is For Pilots, Not Job Seekers.

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How to Avoid the Job Search Rut

The Undercover Recruiter

I believe that everyone has their own “nightmare career” – a job that would turn their life into a living hell. I feel as though some job seekers fall into this same pattern, especially those who are in the early stages of their career. Job boards are usually a job seeker’s first stop.

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Cool Tool for Job Search: BranchOut

Career Solvers

Before BranchOut, many job seekers were reluctant to use Facebook as a job search tool because of all the personal information that could be displayed. Rick wanted to see who he might know at the company by searching Facebook.

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4 Tips For Giving Your Entry-Level Resume Veteran Appeal

Career Realism

Giving yourself veteran appeal is easier than you think. Reel Them In With A Great Job Target. Just like writing a great title for a research paper, a great job target (or headline) can induce a hiring manager to read the rest of your resume. Another great way to give your resume veteran appeal is to include testimonials. Just because you’re getting your foot in the door at the entry-level doesn’t mean you’re not highly qualified for the job you want.

How To Job Search While You’re Still Employed

Career Realism

Looking for another job could be difficult, especially when you’re already employed. You also have to proceed with caution because while you’re looking to change your career, you simultaneously run the risk of losing your current job. Job Search career

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Spring Cleaning For Your Job Search: Part 2

Career Realism

Spring Cleaning For Your Job Search: Part 2. It’s spring and time to use the time-honored skills of “spring cleaning” to review and perhaps modify some of your job search strategies. There are three more points that need “refreshing” for today’s job market.

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Using Military Experience in a Job Search

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

Dale: We’re all grateful for the service of our military personnel, and thus it’s painful to note the unemployment rate for returning veterans is well above that of the general population. Dear J.T. &