My Top Military Resources

With all the information permeating the web today, it’s difficult to decide where to go. I thought that I would share some of the resources that I frequently visit for military information. Many of these sites have personal relevance to me and I want to share them with you. First, a little history. My first…

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The Best Career Advice Ever Received

Earlier this year, we developed a group forum on LinkedIn for active military personnel, veterans, and partners or supporters of the armed forces.  The purpose of the group is to provide resources, support and networking opportunities to those in military transition. One of our most engaging discussions was in response to the question, “What’s the…

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PTSD: Struggle in Real Life

Perhaps no challenge is greater than that of those brave soldiers who have returned home to start over, only to find that there is a fire inside that they cannot put out. In our last post, we discussed the history and emotional symptoms of PTSD. This emotional battle within – known as PTSD – has…

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Living with PTSD

If you’ve lived in this country for the past ten years, chances are, you’ve heard of a condition called PTSD. The acronym is short for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – and it’s heightened with our continued military presence in the Middle East. PTSD is a medical and psychological condition that can affect the post-war living conditions…

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6 Common Job Search Mistakes

When re-entering the job market after a long history of military service, it can often be challenging to find the right fit. Some of the difficulty can be traced to mistakes made during the job search process. When beginning the job search, it is important to clean up your social media profiles and online presence…

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Cybervetting: What You Need to Know

It’s no secret we live in a digital world packed with technology and we’ve had to learn to adapt. The search for potential job candidates has even gone digital, which we touched upon briefly in our blog entitled Veterans, a Comprehensive Guide to Entering the Job Market in 2015. Cybervetting means that an employer is…

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