Military to Civilian Career Coaching

Social Media 101: How You Can Effectively Leverage This Online Phenomenon To Brand Yourself

Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are all social media outlets used primarily as platforms for interactive communities to share current happenings. Society has typically viewed the use of these sites for entertainment purposes, but I propose that military job seekers approach them as “networking resources.” Think of them as online résumés! Let’s begin with the more… Read more »

Get noticed by Most Valuable Employer (MVE) for Military® award finalists

Studies have shown veterans to be overrepresented not only among the ranks of leading CEOs, but also able to survive almost twice as long on the job and outperform the stock market’s main benchmark index.  It’s no wonder companies with a military hiring program have a significant competitive advantage. Despite the nation’s economic outlook (which… Read more »

Military Hiring Programs: Rebuilding Corporate Benches

If anyone is qualified to give military-experienced job seekers insight into the post-military job market and Corporate America’s opinion of them, it’s Eric Salzman, one of Bradley-Morris’ most experienced Executive Consultants. Salzman has worked for Bradley-Morris, the nation’s largest placement firm focused solely on military-experienced talent, for the past eight years. He has worked with over 120 companies to establish or compliment… Read more »

Using “Resourcefulness” to Develop a Military Resume and Land a Civilian Job

I proudly present another article from MilitarytoCivilian.com’s wildly popular guest writer, Judy Navarrete, SPHR. Judy is an accomplished HR professional who first contacted me at Military Resumes to express her interest in sharing her vast human resources and operations management experience and insight into the business world with military job seekers. Her observations are food for… Read more »

The Civilian Hiring Process Explained

I recently posted an article on the launch of a new weapon is the transitioning military job seekers’ arsenal – www.militarytobusinessmentor.com. Earlier this month, M2B founder Tom Pappas, former Army officer and current business leader, blogged about the fundamentals of the civilian hiring process. His article, Understand the New Hire Process: the Business Recruitment Process… Read more »

Start Your Military-to-Civilian Transition Off Right

Judy, MilitarytoCivilian.com’s popular guest writer and resident expert on the talents of veterans and corporate America, offers military job seekers insight on today’s job market and outlines the first step to a successful job search. In the following article, she tells transitioning veterans not to put the cart before the horse so to speak. To conduct the most efficient job… Read more »

The Portable Employee

Judy, MilitarytoCivilian.com’s popular guest writer and resident expert on the talents of veterans and corporate America, offers military job seekers insight on the evolving nature of civilian career paths in today’s job market.  While veterans are used to advancing vertically, today’s workforce is advancing outwardly.  Surprisingly, veterans  may be even better equipped to adapt to this… Read more »

Accelerate Your Job Search with M2B

Looking to diversify your military-to-civilian career search repertoire? Look no further. Tom Pappas, West point graduate and former Army Captain, recently launched www.militarytobusinessmentor.com (M2B), a new website dedicated to teaching military job seekers the secrets of the business world. By shedding light on the world of business, he empowers veterans with the knowledge necessary to align… Read more »

Hope: a Leader’s Friend or Foe?

Yet another inspirational article by Judy, MilitarytoCivilian.com’s popular guest writer and resident expert on corporate America… Judy Navarrete, SPHR, an accomplished HR manager, contacted me at Military Resumes to express her interest in sharing her vast human resources and operations management experience and insight into the business world with military job seekers.  Her observations are food… Read more »

Common Threads: How to Write Military Resumes for Civilian Audiences

Translating military experience into not only relatable, but hotly-pursued skill sets is the perpetual challenge faced by military job seekers across the globe. MilitarytoCivilian.com has featured articles on this topic, but it doesn’t hurt to revisit such a widely contemplated and often frustrating topic. In “Word it right: How to craft a résumé recruiters will… Read more »