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 idea underlying the USERRA law is to ensure that serving your country is as least damaging to your career as possible, while balancing the varied interests of the military, the employee and the civilian employer. Military Service?

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.

Top 3 Barriers to Making a Career Decision

Career Key

Wednesday, April 22, 2009 Top 3 Barriers to Making a Career Decision Many people choosing or changing a career encounter these top 3 barriers: Cultural transitions : military to civilian, government to private sector, immigrant working in a new country; Career indecision : being overwhelmed, fear of the unknown, and/or you’re just an indecisive person. Right now, I’m working on post about making a military to civilian transition.

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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.

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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Books to Unwind with this Weekend

Ms. Career Girl

A dangerous narrative of dark secrets and chilling revelations, The Wolves of Winter will transport you to an entirely new world this weekend. When you’re a trailblazing #girlboss, it’s not easy to completely unplug from the work world during the weekend.

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Feng Shui Your Job Search Luck – How to use Feng Shui to find a Career that Harmonizes with your Personal Energies

Career Alley

Hotels, hospitality, fishing, tourism, driving, transportation, gift shops, marketing, consumer goods and services, all water-related jobs, health spa, tour guide, blogger on trends, boats, yachts, sea shipping.

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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. Nathan had been sending out his résumé for eight months and has had zero response. Completely frustrated, he contacted us. Immediately, I could see the problems.

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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. Whether you’ve served four years in the military or 40, if you’re looking to move on to a civilian position, it will take some adjusting.

Celebrating the Women Who Made an Impact on London’s Culture

Ms. Career Girl

She campaigned for improved conditions on ships transporting felons and migrants to Australia and established night shelters for the homeless and a School of Discipline for Girls in Chelsea.

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Read the Inspiring Story of Real Career Girl, Danielle Wilson, CEO of Aero Jet Medical & United Medivac Solutions

Ms. Career Girl

Feeling compelled to help, Danielle took it upon herself to support our military and launched United Medevac Solutions with close associate, Larry Case.

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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. 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.

5 Career Paths in Disaster Management

Career Realism

National Guard is a reserve military force made up of part-time members who hold full-time civilian jobs. Among the many duties they perform, they provide security and transport during evacuations and have engineers to address dangerous situations and trouble spots.

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Working on a Cruise Ship: A Dream or Rough Seas? -


As a passenger, you get pampered, over-fed and over-served while being seamlessly transported from one port to another, in the midst of a blizzard of self-indulgence. Constant and rigorous supervision, military style discipline 3.

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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. Regarding the “guns and tanks,&# the simple solution is to reverse how you list your military experience on your resume. Dear J.T.

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

Resume Bear

Historian Rick Perlstein cites one of the early expressions of King’s vision, in which the reverend stated, “We ought to come in mule carts, in old trucks, any kind of transportation people can get their hands on. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Example of an Effective Cover Letter |

Resume to Referral

From that, I was asked to produce the lay-out of our town’s transportation system. Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « Does Your Cover Letter Contain a “HEADLINE?&#

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Resume to Referral

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tiny answer Tuesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

The problem is the commute into the city would be long, costly and might require him to move closer to public transportation. I have military experience before my kids were born and that was the last full-time position I had. It’s tiny answer Tuesday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. Asking about start time at a new job. Last week, I was offered a job (after being unemployed for nine months) that I’ll be starting this week!

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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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