Career Opportunities In The U.S. Military

Career Alley

According to a chart published on The Washington post on September 16, 2011, the Department of Defense is the largest employer in the world with over 2.13 military. Similar to a well-run organization, the military must keep accurate records of both its personnel and operations. According to the US Department of Labor, the military has about 23,000 administrative support specialists, and requires more each year due to changes in personnel and demand fields. Military.

Recruiting and Social Media for the Veteran Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Sultan Camp ( @careersultan ) is a military recruiter and headhunter who works for Orion International , a company that finds civilian careers for Military Officers, Enlisted Technicians, and strong NCO leaders, as well as Veterans who have already transitioned but are seeking a career change. His contributions have included in media outlets such as Career Builder, Monster, Career Attraction, and Military Times. The word “fired’ and “quit” are never used in the military.


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5 Veteran-Friendly Companies

Career Realism

Veterans and active military personnel sacrifice a lot in service to the country and deserve our respect and admiration. Well-Known Veteran-Friendly Businesses Booz Allen Hamilton With locations in Washington, DC, Virginia and Maryland, this information technology consulting firm is conveniently located for those coming off active duty and already has a large presence of veterans. government and Department of Defense, and a third of our workforce are military-connected.

Microsoft Announces Plan to Train Veterans for Tech Jobs

Resume Bear

active duty service members transitioning out of the military. military — and another, creating technologies that improve lives.” Beginning as a pilot program with Saint Martin’s University at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state — the largest military installation west of the Mississippi — the program will be available later this year on key bases in California and Texas, with additional locations to be announced in coming months.

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. From Washington, where Michelle Obama announced yesterday that corporate leaders will hire 100,000 vets and military spouses in the next two years, to a Phoenix job fair today where Chase Bank is encouraging veterans to attend its job fair, the focus has been on addressing veteran hiring.

The Small Business that Changed the Revolutionary War

Evil HR Lady

Of course you know the story of Washington Crossing the Delaware River, which took place on Christmas Day in 1776. While this was a turning point, emotionally, for the colonists–they needed a win–I’m not much a military expert. But, Washington and his troops left from Pensylvania, where I lived for 9 years, from a little Inn called McConkey’s Ferry.

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5 Tips for Landing a Government Job

Career Alley

Most of these jobs are located throughout the US (not just in Washington D.C.). FedshireVets – This is a portal to the US Federal Government’s site for jobs for veterans of the US military services. The largest employer in the US is Wal-Mart, at well over 2 million jobs. The US government employs over 1.8 million in a variety of jobs. A small percentage of these jobs are tied to who’s in office, but most are (or can be) lifetime jobs.

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Best Career Coaches in Your City

The Corporate Con/noisseur

In addition, CareerPro Inc looks to help members of the military with transition back to civilian life and careers. Best Career Coach in Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. Washington D.C. Best Career Coaches in Your City.

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Reverse Engineering A Warfighter Resume

Career Realism

The events at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, September 16 th will resonate for months and years to come. Had a recruiter with sufficient understanding of the military discharge process questioned Alexis before submitting his resume, the placement may have been stopped before it even began. The security of the military ‘cocoon’ and how it adversely impacts veterans in the civilian workforce. Check out these related articles: How To Use Military Experience In Your Resume.

The 5 Professional Development Pillars of Real-Life Career Girls

Ms. Career Girl

Airforce reservist, Ann has had her civilian career, teaching commutations at the university level, detoured by a number of military deployments. Reflecting on how her military services impacted her academic aspirations Ann says, “Your first priority coming back [from deployment] is family – to get your family reunified. To some, pursuits in academia, the private sector, and military service are seemingly unrelated.

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

Resume Bear

was working hard to get people to Washington, DC. In his famous April 1967 speech at Riverside Church in New York City, King made a damning indictment of a budgetary imbalance that continues to this day: “A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift,” he said, “is approaching spiritual death.” ” To Washington by Mule Cart. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Are Transgender People a Federal Protected Class?


District Judge Marsha Pechman of the Western District of Washington ruled that transgender people are a protected class. The ruling was in response to the Trump administration’s move to ban transgender people from serving in the military, and it effectively stops that ban, in its current from, in its tracks. Last week, U.S.

Fake LinkedIn Profiles: Connect, Ignore or Flag?

The Undercover Recruiter

Two years ago, security consultant Thomas Ryan conducted a social engineering experiment that was documented in The Washington Times. Sage had established connections with security specialists, military personnel, staff members at intelligence agencies, defense contractors and Global 500 corporations. By: Bernard Goldbach. I entered the recruiting industry about the same time social media started gaining popularity.

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About That Training Budget

Evil HR Lady

The next time your management complains that your management training budget is too high, perhaps you can show them this New York Times article : The Lockheed Martin Corporation, the military contractor, has agreed to pay a former employee $2.5 The employee, Charles Daniels, 45, said he was called derogatory names and threatened by four co-workers and a supervisor from 1999 to 2001, when he worked as an aviation electrician for the company in Florida, Hawaii and Washington.

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Friday’s Feedback

Sklover Working Wisdom

This feedback came in this week from California: “Thank you for your mention yesterday of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C. Well, he has a very beautiful video on the internet entitled “ that we should all pass on to anyone we know who served in the military. While I did not serve in the military, I did perform national service. Note : Recently we posted a Q&A entitled “ Can an employee be fired for giving notice of resignation?

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VIDEO – Why should I hire veterans?

Resume Bear

Sep, 2010 at 11:14 am Employers would be foolish not to place veterans on their highest priority recruiting list… most military veterans posess the best qualities we look for in an employee… character, work ethic, loyalty, focus, discipline and more.

How to Fight Unemployment Insurance Benefit Hearings


For example, in Washington you must meet the following minimum unemployment insurance criteria: You must have worked in the state of Washington the last 18 months. At least some wages must have been earned in Washington, unless you recently left the military and are currently located in Washington state. For a list of unemployment benefit amount by state and other UI resources, click here. .

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

Resume Bear

Sep, 2010 at 11:14 am Employers would be foolish not to place veterans on their highest priority recruiting list… most military veterans posess the best qualities we look for in an employee… character, work ethic, loyalty, focus, discipline and more.

“Charity Participation – A Powerful, Yet Unknown, Career Booster”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Here’s what happened: Bill Gates grew up in a suburb of Seattle, Washington, where his father was an attorney and his mother was very active in the local chapter of The United Way charity. To attend national Board meetings, she sometimes traveled to Washington, D.C., CEO’s can no longer ignore issues of pollution near their factories, day care for their employees, or their employees who return from military service suffering from post-traumatic stress.

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???? 50 Career Coaches Who Give Free Consults On Every Topic You Need


Target audience: “executives, professionals and executive assistants to pharmaceutical sales reps, newly discharged military personnel, fashion photographers and union plumbers. Based in: Washington, DC, USA. A handy directory of top career coaches who let you try before you buy. Photo by Austin Neill. Why do top athletes have coaches? Simple: to get better results, faster.

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IT Jobs Abound! |

Resume to Referral

Based in Redmond Washington, the Careers page allows job search by region or Development Centers. Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « 6 Steps for Product Marketing Me: Strategy for the “Unpublished” Job Market 10 Cover Letter Tips (Booklet) » IT Jobs Abound! “ Programming today is a race between software engineers striving to build bigger and better idiot-proof programs, and the Universe trying to produce bigger and better idiots.

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MPH Vs. MHA: Which Degree Makes Sense For You?

Career Realism

Alumni of MPH programs hold positions in local, state and federal government agencies, health departments and clinics, the military, community-based organizations and a variety of other national and global agencies. This article was written by Inbound Marketing Manager, Sarah Fudin on behalf of CAREEREALISM-Approved Partner, 2U – and education-technology company that partners with institutions of higher education such as the George Washington University’s online MPH program.

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Facebook Resume and Interview Advice Group Special for College and.

Resume Boutique

They include: New York publishing company Washington D.C. ► August (1) Military Resumes Revisited ► July (1) Resume Keywords - The What, Why, and How ► May (1) College Interviews: Preparation is Important ► March (1) Law Firm Summer Associate and Entry Level Recruiti. Resume Boutique Blog Look your best on paper. Show your best in person.™

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HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: Recruiting Ethics? An oxymoron? (1/1)


The American Military is using school enrollment records to drive its failing recruiting efforts only to discover that Republican parents are outraged by this "breach of ethics" Job Boards sell the names of their "candidates" faster than you can spell spam. Fair Employment Council of Greater Washington). Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix. Advertise. Contact Us. My Profile. Share Your Experience.

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How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

They can't get enough of Vanderbilt, USC, Boston University, and Colby, but if you mention UVA, Washington University in St. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to manage a college education Posted to: College students January 21st, 2010 Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The idea of paying for a liberal arts education is over.

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How to deal with doubt: Take a leap | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to deal with doubt: Take a leap Posted to: Fulfillment | Parenting October 22nd, 2009 Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The farmer broke up with me five times the first five months we were together, last year. So I learned that he had huge commitment issues. I tried to do the advisable thing to do when you’re with someone who has commitment issues.

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

Penelope Trunk

So Washington, keep your hands off our guns and our health care!” 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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