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

3 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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Best Tips on How to Add Military Experience to Civilian Resume

4 months ago from Jasmin Throndson

*Job applications can be tiresome and overwhelming more so if you have a military background. Transitioning from military to civilian life is not easy as...

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Goal #1: Set a Goal

7 months ago from Millie Donnelly

If you’re like millions of other people in America who are either unemployed or unhappy in their current position, you may have made your...

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"Overqualified" AGAIN?

11 months ago from Jacqueline Contreras, CPRW

Many veterans tell me they are fed up with being rejected for being "overqualified" and don't understand why this is such a bad thing.

**Perception...

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What is Your Purple Cow? | How to Write a Remarkable Resume

one year ago from Megan Wollenberg

I stumbled upon a TED Talk with Seth Godin the other day and I’m pretty sure I am now his biggest fan. You can...

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Create an Impressive Resume to Get More Job Interviews

one year ago from jane williams

Getting to the interview stage is half the battle when applying for a new job. Find out how to get more job interviews with an...

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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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What is More Important: Creating a CV or Writing a Letter of Application?

2 years ago from Paula Hicks

Recruiting is a serious business. On average, US companies spend $4 thousand dollars to fill an open position and find the best...

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Making a Resume Top Priority: 5 Reasons Skipping

2 years ago from Tom Woodie

There are still people out there that seem to think making a resume is unnecessary. Good luck with that one. This is not a step...

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Resume Trends Every Veteran Needs to Follow

2 years ago from Micheal Gilmore

When veterans have to look for a job on the civilian market, the change is often overwhelming. The private sector and the military are somewhat...

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