Forget What Your Recruiter Told You – What Are Civilian Employers Really Looking For?

You’ve finally left the service, and you’re a full-blown veteran. Welcome home, and thank you for your service! Now it’s time to get a job again, but… no matter how many interviews you have,...

Tips for Rocking A Job Interview

Job interviews can be tough. They’re difficult to master, and sometimes, you walk away wondering if you said the right things. Coming back to the workforce after years in the military can just make...

Dress For Success – After Wearing A Uniform For So Many Years You May...

When it comes to switching from military to business life, the transitions can be hard. No more “at attention” and “at ease,” no more waking up with a bunch of companions, no more cleaning...

Veteran Friendly Employers – What Companies Have Made Commitments To Hire Veterans?

Many companies are willing to hire veterans, but there are some companies that have made major commitments to hire, train, and value veterans. Below is a list of eight veteran friendly employers that not only...
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What Are The Best States For Retired Veterans?

The average military retiree is between 42-44 years old and retirement for them happens after 22-24 years of service (normally). So after a life of service to country and moving from place to place,...
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Dog Tag Bakery: Deliciously Empowering The Lives Of Veterans

Veterans face many challenges during the transition from military to civilian life. One of the main difficulties is often translating the abilities that they learned and developed during their service into skills that are...
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Filing Your VA Claim – Don’t Go At It Alone

We’ve all heard the horror stories about how long and painful the process can be to file a VA claim. Everyone who has been through the process knows it can take many months at...
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Honor Flight Network: Welcoming America’s Heroes

“We can’t all be heroes. Some of us have to stand on the curb and clap as they walk by.” – Will Rogers According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, an estimated 640 WWII veterans...
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What You Need To Know About Boulder Crest Retreat

Combat wounded veterans frequently spend many months in rehabilitation while they recover from their injuries. In many cases their rehab facilities are far from home, and this can create incredible financial and psychological stresses...

Intro To Veterans Service Organizations

Veterans service organizations, the services they provide, and how they attract and retain membership are topics that are near and dear to our hearts here. They will be a continuing topic on the veteran's...

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