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Your Career in the New Normal

4 months ago from Nancy Brooks

You’ve worked hard, made sacrifices, and it shows. You finally landed that VP, CEO or other high-level executive position. In the days prior to...

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The "Smart 5th Grader Test" for Military Résumés (and Civilians Too!)

4 months ago from Scott Vedder

I'm proud to have helped thousands of military veterans with their career transition, résumés, and interviews. By far one of the most common...

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So You Want to Work in IT

4 months ago from Robert Lamaster

In today's technology-heavy world, when you say you want to work in IT, that can encompass thousands of different IT jobs and disciplines. Most employers...

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How to Be Prepared When They Ask You: "Do You Have Any Questions for Us?"

5 months ago from Jason Kugel

Questions for interviews:

An interview is actually about how you can help your future boss and future employer succeed. It’s about finding out what...

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Top 10 Attributes I Look for in a Leader – by Chris Costello, Executive Sales Leader…Best 50 Women in Business

4 months ago from Christina Costello

As a leader who has managed teams of up to 600 people in a fast-paced business with a constant flow of people movement, spotting talent quickly...

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What I wish people knew about military spouses

8 months ago from Lee Holifield

ACP added military spouse mentoring in 2019. As both a long-term mentor and a military spouse, here’s what I wish people knew about us:

  1. We...
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7 Strategies to Learn for Veterans to Find a Job Through Social Media

2 years ago from Richard Nolan

Job hunting is not an easy task especially with the high number of unemployed people. Social media has however made it a little easier for...

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7 Networking Myths Veterans are Told

2 years ago from Jane Hurst

Transitioning veterans may feel daunted about the job market. From personal brands to networking, you have heard different advice including some advice that is incorrect....

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How to effectively present your military skills in CV

2 years ago from Jack White

Military staff and war veterans are facing a lot of difficulties trying to find a civilian job. According to the official report, there are almost [22...

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7 Behavioral/Structured Interview Tips

2 years ago from John Day

I originally wrote this in 2016 - but it still applies today...

I participated in a Veterans in Aerospace symposium yesterday providing this same advice to...

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