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Andrew Bridges Washington, DC

It seems difficult to get a career, especially government, without a degree. Advice?

Spending four years in the military does not equal to four years at a university. Though school is not for everyone and a reason some...

Career Advancement 5 answers


Chris Leonard Atlanta, GA

Looking for some IT/Technology Career Guidance

I graduated from a major state university last December and accepted a role for a major multinational where I ended up in a sort of...

Career Exploration 3 answers


Jonathan Mattingly Columbus, GA

What are best practices for balancing a new career, Reserve service, and further education?

As I transition, I'm trying to determine the best way to balance beginning my new career, beginning my service in the Army Reserves, and beginning...

Education & Training 4 answers


Kenneth Boggus Clearwater, FL

Best method to explain a medical gap in employment

Took time away from career to address a family medical situation in another state. What is the best practice/method to reflect the gap in...

Interviews 5 answers


Maria Hamelers Melissa, TX

when looking to work within the talent acquisition, talent management arena what is the prefered certification or desired degree?

I have done 25 years in the Army as a Talent Acquisition my knowledge and experience comes from working and performing at different levels. I realize...

Leadership & Management 3 answers


Michael Clark Pittsburgh, PA

How should I respond to the Salary Requirement question on a job application?

I would like to request advice on how to respond to salary requirement questions on both online applications and during an interview. I am currently...

Career Advancement 118 answers


Dapo Oremade Fort Worth, TX

Is there a mentor for start-ups in the Dallas-Fort Worth area?

I am looking for a mentor in the Fort Worth, TX area that could help me with my start-up. It's an online platform for freelance...

Mentoring 5 answers


Marisa Aceves Reno, NV

How can I overcome thinking my military experience will not suffice in the civilian workplace? Has anyone else experienced this?

After spending my life in the military since the age of 17 and after 11 years getting out, I feel like I have to start at the...

Military to Civilian Transition 5 answers


Thurraya Kent Annandale, VA

How do you expand your network outside of your area of expertise?

I am a public relations professional transitioning Spring 2019. I've been working closely with my mentor to increase my network and I am open to any...

Networking 3 answers


Joe Page North Las Vegas, NV

I’ve been out of the military since 2009 and am 90% disabled. I have a gap in employment for 4 years while I was a student and would like to start working again. I just need some resume help and help with cover letters

Just looking to come up with the best way to explain or cover the gap in my employment so that I am marketable..

Resumes & Cover Letters 6 answers

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