Getting Started

Welcome to the first steps in your job search. From completing your resume to executing a successful interview, we have the resources to help guide you to success. Every career path is unique, but every job seeker — no matter how experienced — can benefit from starting on the right foot.

Includes:

  • Building a profile that delivers
  • Avoiding job posting scams
  • Effective networking tips
  • Your checklist to finding a civilian job

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Your Checklist to Finding a Civilian Job

Register in our database

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  • Get invitations to job fairs near you
  • Get job alerts matching your experience
  • Get our monthly email jobs newsletter, The VetTen

Attend our all-veteran job fairs

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  • Recruiters from employers, franchisers, schools
  • Great venues - stadiums, arenas,...

Getting Started, Search & Employ®, Career Advice

5 Steps to Build Your Network to Help You Find a Job

The #1 way to find a new job is through networking. People you meet, connections you foster, professional contacts you’ve worked with, even family and friends… your circle of influence is already larger than you think. How do you make the most of that? The art of networking is a critical step in...

Getting Started

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...

Getting Started

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RecruitMilitary and Google Join Forces to Improve Veteran Job Search Experience

RecruitMilitary is using Google’s Cloud Talent Solution to make it easier for veterans to find jobs.

Getting Started, Talent Acquisition , Connecting with Veterans, Information Technology

The Dirty Dozen: 12 Tips for Getting Hired, Part 5

It’s important to keep in mind that YOU, as a job-seeking veteran, are in control of your destiny.

Getting Started, Job Search Process, Job Fairs, Job Search, Job Seeker Blog

The Dirty Dozen: 12 Tips for Getting Hired, Part 4

The many transferrable skills the military teaches its veterans cut across many fields.

Getting Started, Job Search Process, Job Fairs, Job Search, Job Seeker Blog

The Dirty Dozen: 12 Tips for Getting Hired, Part 3

In the third post of this series, we’ll focus on two critical aspects of the veteran job search: networking and follow up.

Getting Started, Job Search Process, Job Fairs, Job Search, Job Seeker Blog