When you leave the military, the biggest question is "what's next?" It's a scary job market right now, but the skills you've received in the military make you highly marketable. The Legion sponsors dozens of veterans hiring fairs each year, and our employment experts also provide tips to writing resumes, networking and making a strong impression in the interview process.
More than 200 career coaches, counselors and résumé-writers recently met to define best practices and trends for 2011 and beyond.
Job fairs are often crowded and confusing events. Learn how to get the most out of them.
The people who do best in their careers are sometimes not the most talented at their profession, but the best at managing their careers.
A recruiter or hiring manager will usually Google your name or search for you on LinkedIn after receiving your resume.
Learn how to take advantage of one of the most useful online networking tools.
Savvy job-seekers know there are six things everyone must do to prepare for a successful job search.
Amid all the talk of industry downsizings, layoffs and double-digit unemployment, certain environment-friendly industries and professions are on the rise.
Consider the following tips when writing a résumé.
Tips on how to use online social networking well when looking for a job.
Use words that are more inviting to read and likely to capture an employer’s attention.