Posts Tagged: Military Job Seeker Advice

Transitioning Military Job Seekers

Q: I have an interview coming up and frankly, I don’t really know if I want to go. I did some research online to find out as much as possible about the company and the reviews are not good – bad pay, no advancement, unmotivated workforce, etc. The interview was set up by a good… Read more »

Hiring Veterans

UPS believes that hiring veterans is not only the right thing to do, but also the smart thing to do. That’s because veterans and those currently serving in the military have always contributed to the success of the 109-year-old company. “Veterans help make UPS a more competitive and successful company,” says Lloyd Knight, Director of… Read more »

Military Recruiting Efforts

Over the long term, car sales are linked to population growth. People need cars to get to work, shop and take care of their families. So along with the projections forstrong and steady U.S. population growth over the next 10 to 20 years, there are projections for increased car sales. For job hunting veterans, this translates into a bevy of… Read more »

Military Transition

In the last issue of Military Transition News, I shared with you the Career Transition Alphabet, letters A to O. Now it’s time to finish up with letters P to Z. A thorough understanding and implementation of these concepts and those mentioned in Part One will enhance your chances of winning interviews and landing the… Read more »

Achieve Your Goals

I love the start of a new year! It’s a time to reflect on the past 12 months and make plans for the year to come. We get to start from a blank slate; the world is our oyster! Fast-forward a few weeks, or even days, and unfortunately, despite the best of intentions, our New Year’s… Read more »

Transitioning Military Job Seekers

Bradley-Morris answers questions from transitioning military job seekers. Q: I will be transitioning out in three months and I feel embarrassed to tell you that I have no game plan. I don’t know what kind of job I’m best suited for, or even what I want to do as a civilian. I don’t know where… Read more »

Military to Civilian Transition

You don’t want your post-uniform job to be a good one. You want it to be a great one. You want a career opportunity in the civilian world that allows you to soar to greater heights professionally within a world-class organization. You want a job that allows you to gain a broad range of experiences… Read more »

Employment Opportunities

Broad career options are available to military veterans in two strong industries with bright economic outlooks: energy and construction. Many veterans already possess an advantage in the civilian labor market due to their technical skills, training and leadership experience. Combine these advantages with two industries on the rise, and you have a strong case for… Read more »

Civilian Career

Dig into anyone’s professional past, and you may find some interesting surprises, especially if that person is a veteran who learned long ago to tackle a civilian career they may have otherwise overlooked. And if you discover some basic ways to see your skills in a new light, you might also stumble into a dream… Read more »

Be in Business for Yourself

When Travis ‘TC’ McNeil retired from active military duty, he had a lot of things to consider. He needed to find a new direction for his career that would allow him to provide for his family. TC and his wife, Shenita, attended a Saladmaster cooking show in the home of a friend. He was very… Read more »