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Career Goals

For some time now, you may have lived in the shadow of all things military. Like it or not, the career of your ever so dynamic and overachieving spouse may have taken precedent over yours and, indeed, over your whole life in general. While his or her career goals have steadily progressed through the years… Read more »

A Q&A with Peter Gudmundsson of RecruitMilitary

In 2016, the largest military recruiting company in the country was formed, offering hiring organizations access to more than 1,000,000 military job seekers via Bradley-Morris and RecruitMilitary. This new partnership means that employers now have access to contingency recruiting, military job fairs, employer branding, a veteran-focused publication and more in a one-stop shop. We had… Read more »

A Common Misconception of “Cost-Efficient” Hiring

It’s a common misconception that finding a new hire without any assistance from an outside hiring firm is the most cost effective option for an employer. I recently had a conversation with a prospective client on this very subject. We’d been talking over the last six months about a management position I wanted to help… Read more »

How to Prepare a Military Resume – Part 2

Follow the guidelines on this page (page 2 of 3) to help ensure the military resumes you prepare are considered by top employers. Sample Military Resumes EDUCATION: This section should go directly under the heading. The first line of your education section should contain the following items: Timeframe you attended college Degree you earned Institution… Read more »

How to Prepare a Military Resume – Part 3

Link to Military Resume Examples Experience Example 1: EXPERIENCE: United States Navy Navigator – USS Frank Cable (AS 40), Guam – 2012 to present Led a team of 12 sailors in the daily navigation, signaling and operations of a forward deployed ship. Safely guided the ship over 23,000 nautical miles and through two of the… Read more »

Top 40 Under 40 Military

Tenacious grit and a dogged pursuit of dreams define this year’s cadre of Top 40 Under 40 Military winners. Recognized by CivilianJobs.com and Military Transition News, the Top 40 Under 40 Military is a list of military members and veterans who have shown exceptional resolve and achieved significant career and personal milestones. Click here to… Read more »

Fitness Industry

Widowed after her husband’s service-related death in Alaska and facing life ahead with two young sons, Rachael Hill found solace in physical fitness classes. Working through her grief as a fitness instructor helped her to see that she wanted that for other people, too. Click here to learn more.

5 Points for Picking a Military Focused Firm

Partnering with a military focused recruitment firm is a significant business decision and one that should not be taken lightly. With an economic boost causing the U.S. to place a greater focus on hiring, (specifically hiring military), the landscape has become more complicated (competitive). This is a good thing for military talent but makes it… Read more »

Start Your Own Business

Getting to call the shots, making your own schedule and having unlimited financial upside are just some of the things that attract people to starting a business or purchasing a franchise. It sounds flexible, powerful and extremely exciting, but what does it really take to start your own business? Are you cut out for it?… Read more »

21st Century Warship a Showcase for Military Talent

A friend of mine recently attended the commissioning of the USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) in Baltimore and I enjoyed learning about this technical marvel. It was interesting to hear that this ship, one of the largest and most technologically advanced warships in the fleet, only carries a third of the crew of previous destroyers. Doing more with… Read more »