Tag: military transition program
5 Reasons You Should Join an Online Veteran Network
November 14, 2019 by Paige Brown
Networking, while not a new concept, has become a significant component of modern life. Commonly associated with career advancement, the evolution of online social platforms has extended networking far beyond just opportunities to further one’s career.
Break the Language Barrier Between Recruiters and Veterans
October 30, 2019 by Paige Brown
Just a few years ago, only 20 percent of companies surveyed had developed a formal program for recruiting veterans. And in spite of an ever-tightening labor market, unemployment rates for veterans continue to trend higher than civilian and overall unemployment rates. This could be because of a “language barrier” that exists between veterans and recruiters.
When Your MOS Doesn’t Match Your Career Ambitions
September 19, 2019 by Paige Brown
Even though transitioning to a civilian career might be challenging, if the job you’re interested in is similar to the role you had in the military, your future path could be pretty straightforward. But what if you don’t want to do the same type of job you did in the service? Or what if your […]
How to Translate Your Military MOS to Civilian Skills
August 28, 2019 by Paige Brown
When you leave the military and return to civilian living, it means changing just about every aspect of your life. And unless you’re retiring entirely, it also means finding a new career path to follow – a career that capitalizes on the skills, training, and expertise you’ve already developed. The trick, of course, is finding […]