Tag Archives: veteran employees

Veteran Connection: Identity Theft

Originally posted on VAntage Point, the official blog of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, this latest post lays out some of the best strategies for protecting yourself from ID theft. “Identity thieves have developed innovative techniques to gain access to your personal … Continue reading

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Veteran Connection: Tips for Successful Relocation

VAntage Point, the official blog of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, recently posted some great tips for a successful relocation. If you are thinking of making a move, which isn’t uncommon in the upcoming summer season, this post is a must-read, … Continue reading

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Veteran Connection: Job Search Tips

VAntage Point, the official blog of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, recently posted some great tips for a successful job search. Below are some of the answers to frequently asked questions about best practices for researching and applying for jobs. What’s a … Continue reading

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Veteran Connection: 5 ways veterans stand out in a job interview

Recently I had the pleasure of listening to a big box store executive give a talk to a group of transitioning soldiers about what type of employees their particular company hires, with specifics on who they are looking for and … Continue reading

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Veteran Connection: Managing Change

Change is inevitable. This is a known fact among all service members and their families. Sometimes change comes without warning, sometimes change looms, and sometimes change is gradual. Change often comes in the form of a cross country move or … Continue reading

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Veteran Connection: Networking, the Key to Finding Your Next Big Opportunity

In these last few years, with budgets being diminished and a reduction of force in full swing, most service members have had to develop networking skills out of necessity. In order to get their current military jobs completed, essentially doing … Continue reading

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Employee Benefit News: 3 Reasons to Hire Veterans and 2 Tips to Recruit One

Recently, ACI’s own Megan Hawker was interviewed for an Employee Benefit News article, which was originally featured on ebn.benefitnews.com as part of an interactive slideshow here. Below is an excerpt: Veterans make the ultimate employees, says Megan Hawker, clinical manager with ACI … Continue reading

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