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Climbing the Job Search Ladder

climbing the ladderUnderstanding the job search process as a ladder and knowing how to climb each rung to get to the next is the key to landing the job offer.

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10 Questions Military Veterans Should Ask Before Accepting a Job Offer

Questions Military Veterans Should Ask Before Accepting a Job Offer

Congratulations! You have the job offer in hand. You have spent months perfecting your resume, honing your interview skills, searching and applying for jobs online, and now you have the offer. But should you accept it? You've spent so much time and energy pursuing the job offer, but have you truly considered whether this job is a good fit for you? Here are 10 questions to ask that will give you real insight into the company, the role, and whether it will fit you.

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Voyig is looking to Hire Veterans

Voyig is looking to help the employers they work with add veterans to their workforce. Check out the opportunities Voyig has.

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Real Life Job Hunting: The Story of One Veteran's Career Transition

How does a real life job hunt compare to the ideal one? The following military veteran is a good example of what an actual job hunt is like. In the end, he succeeded in getting a job in his home state of Ohio. How did he do it?

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You are the Target of a Sophisticated Scam

Job seekers everywhere are being targeted by a sophisticated scam. If you are a job seeker, you are a target. Here's how to keep yourself safe.

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The Young Veteran's Special: The Key To Getting Hired

Don't be confused about what Employers are looking for.  This article covers how to get noticed by an employer, in other words, the key to getting hired.

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Are Your Salary Expectations In Line With Reality?

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Are Your Salary Expectations In Line With Reality? The salary you expect should not be based solely on what you earn now in the U.S. Military. Your future salary could be more or less, depending on a variety of business factors.

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How to Get Noticed by a Recruiter

Recruiters have direct connections to hiring managers and often don't get paid unless they find the right candidate for a job. That means recruiters can be a key ally in your job search process.

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Get a job and your Commercial Driver's License at C.R. England

C.R. England is proud to hire Veterans as their Drivers.  Even with no CDL (Class-A Commercial Driver's License), you can still become a C.R. England driver. 

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Basic Training: The 3C's of Military Career Transitions

Basic training.jpgUse this model to both understand and structure how you prepare for your transition. The model, the 3C's of Military Career Transitions, maps the stages of a transition, credentials, communication , and competition.

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Before you look for a job, PLEASE fix your Facebook account

If you're looking for a new job, clean up your public Facebook persona first!

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Employers Are Telling You What They Want. Are You Listening?

Employers tell you what they want but you must read and listen to what they are saying. And sometimes employers tell you point blank how they are searching for job candidates. They list their search keywords right in the job ad!

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Why Some Military Resumes Do Not Work

Understanding the competitive layer of a resume is the difference between resumes that don't work and resumes that get you interviews.

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How To "Really" Use The Web to Get Hired

Successful job hunters merge traditional job-hunting techniques with the Web to get results--fast!

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What Can Older Workers Do To Get Hired

Though age discrimination is illegal, many older job seekers have trouble landing a job. older exec jobs for veterans.jpgHere's what you can do to land that job in spite of your age.

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