Tag Archives: veteran resources

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: Benefits to Boost Your Academic and Professional Career

VAntage Point, the official blog of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, recently shared information about three educational and professional support programs, outside of the GI Bill®, that are paid by the VA. Be sure to take a look at these … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Support Veterans in the Workplace

Veterans face many issues reintegrating into civilian life and returning to the workforce, and often need specialized support and understanding as they transition to a new reality. Veteran employees may have trouble adjusting to greater autonomy outside the rigid structure … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Veterans Who Want To Buy or Sell a Home

As the wife of an active duty Marine, moving is always on my mind. Since becoming a licensed full-time Realtor® in 2009, multiple moves have given me valuable perspective for my (mostly) veteran and active duty military clientele who are … 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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Military Relationships: Six Tips for Communication during a Deployment

ACI’s Marketing Project Coordinator extraordinaire, Stephanie Savoian, weighs in with a civilian perspective for this installment of Veteran Connection. In a committed relationship with an active duty serviceman, Stephanie is no stranger to dealing with deployments that can last many … Continue reading

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Four Tips for Employers Hiring Veterans

Veterans can bring unique experience, leadership and skill sets to your organization. Professionalism, responsibility and a commitment to standards are desirable attributes in a job candidate. Despite the wealth of experience veterans offer, many HR representatives struggle with properly evaluating … Continue reading

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Military Families: Service Banners and Their Meanings

It is not only the soldiers that make sacrifices in their service. The commitment and support of family members can be an arduous and costly journey as well. Those who are not close to an individual in the service may … Continue reading

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