Transitioning from military to civilian life won’t come without its challenges. One way you can start helping yourself prepare for this journey is to ask yourself some key questions. The earlier you can come up with the answers to these questions, the better you will be prepared for the transition from military to civilian life. […]
Are businesses not doing enough to hire veterans, or do we simply have a bigger problem on our hands that politics continues to ignore? An article titled “Businesses Must Hire More Vets” written By Michelle Obama and Jill Biden who launched Joining Forces (Nationwide campaign to support veterans and military families) caught my attention. An […]
In my last article I spoke about four common job-hunting mistakes for veterans: Using one method to search for jobs, disregarding social media, resume not “up to speed” and lack of knowledge about your career field. Here are the final four common job-hunting mistakes that can have an impact on finding employment. Pay doesn’t meet […]
Once separated from the military, transitioning veterans will be faced with new challenges entering the struggling civilian job market. Older veterans will be faced with age discrimination and budget cuts. Younger veterans will be faced with salaries not matching their experience and stiff competition. As a veteran though, you can better your odds finding employment […]
Be sure to check out “Tactical Veteran” in the Best for Vets section of Military Times Special Thanks to those behind the scenes at Military Times for understanding the importance of helping our Transitioning Veterans.
If I could hand out a Military Times Edge magazine to every veteran I speak to, I would. This is how much I believe that this little magazine is a great resource to helping us veterans as we transition from military to civilian life. There are resources everywhere to help us, but what this magazine […]
This link will bring you to my sites WIKI where I have steps to take when buying back your time WHICH I’m currently completing. The steps are from DEFAS (Defense Finance and Accounting Services) http://transitioningveteran.com/mediawiki/index.php?title=Main_Page Here is also an article about buying back military time. http://www.defenselink.mil/news/newsarticle.aspx?id=43341