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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: 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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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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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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