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There are tricks and best practices to use in any career search. These articles can provide a foundation of preparation, and after great preparation, execution that leads to your next career.

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Translating Your Military Experience

Many veteran job seekers have trouble translating their military experiences into qualifications for civilian jobs. Below is a case in point and some recommendations.

Veteran's Challenge

"I separated from the Navy in September 2013 where I was an operations specialist for nine years. I am having...

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Building a profile that delivers

When you register as a job candidate on our website, you should use great care in filling out your registration profile—and then you should keep your profile current. The reason? Employers search our database of registered candidates for potential employees, and the first set of search results...

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Dress for Interview Success

You’re poised to shine and present your best self in an interview when you’re feeling comfortable and polished.

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Leveraging Experience Yields Future Success

Michael Congero doesn’t let grass grow under his feet. He spent 15 years in the United States Air Force as an aircraft electrician, signing up for service one month before 9/11. “I needed a way to get on my feet. I was 19 years old, and the Air Force was the best fit for me,” he said. His service...

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Veteran-Focused Hiring Yields Higher Tax Credit Results

Want to get noticed by employers quicker? Show that you’re tax-credit eligible.

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Keep the Awkwardness Out of Networking Emails

What’s the best way to follow up on connections without sounding awkward, or just like everyone else?

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