- Category: Work
- Created on Monday, November 28 2016
Transitioning from military to civilian life and employment isn't a piece of cake. If you're a veteran and a job seeker, you know what I'm talking about. Have you been sending out your military resume and not getting any replies from employers? You're not alone.
A recent study found out that veterans list finding a job as the greatest challenge they face when transitioning to civilian life.
So, can your military resume even land you a job? Sure. But only as long as you translate all of the valuable skills you've acquired while working in the military into competencies that are relevant to civilian jobs.
Here's how to get the most out of your military experience while writing your civilian resume.
- Category: Job Trends
- Created on Monday, November 07 2016
As with the first Friday of each month, the BLS employment statistics were released today. Attached is our monthly ‘cheat sheet’ for your use and information. The national unemployment rate for October 2016 decreased slightly from 5.0% to 4.9% and the Veteran unemployment numbers for October 2016 remained unchanged at 4.3%.
Thanks to all of you who are working directly or indirectly, to ensure our Veterans have meaningful employment.
- Category: Blog
- Created on Wednesday, November 02 2016
- Category: Aid Programs
- Created on Tuesday, November 01 2016
Since 1944, VA has backed over 22 million home loans for Veterans and their families. The program provides a guaranty for mortgage loans made by private lenders to eligible Veterans. The guaranty backing effectively eliminates the need for a down payment, helping Veterans afford homeownership.