News & Career Advice

Do Recruiters Actually Read Cover Letters?

Marcelle Yeager / Aug 28, 2017

If you neglect to write a letter for a job that doesn’t explicitly state “no cover letters please,” you’ve significantly lowered your chance of landing an interview.

How to Write a Resume for a Management Job

Marcelle Yeager / Aug 1, 2017

Don’t assume your military leadership easily translates to the civilian sector. Here’s how to write your resume to make it clear you’re ready for management.

How to Answer ‘What Are You Most Proud Of?’ in a Job Interview

Marcelle Yeager / Jun 29, 2017

I’ll let you in on a secret: what you’re most proud of in a job interview doesn’t have to be unique or something they’ve never heard before.

How to Use a Job Interview to Decide Whether Or Not You’d Accept the Opportunity

Marcelle Yeager / Jun 5, 2017

Don’t wait until after the interview to decide whether or not to accept the job – use the interview as your opportunity to learn if you’d accept the offer.

How to Turn Military Life Into Resume Bullets and Strengthen Your Brand

Marcelle Yeager / Apr 27, 2017

You may be wondering how some of your military skills translate to life in the civilian sector. Here are a few examples and how to highlight them on your resume.

How to Prepare for and Apply to Jobs Overseas

Marcelle Yeager / Mar 30, 2017

If you’re interested in applying for a job overseas, it’s important to do your homework. Here’s how to prepare.

Questions to Ask When Writing a Post-Military Resume

Marcelle Yeager / Feb 23, 2017

It’s not easy to translate your military experience to the civilian or corporate world in a resume. But when you transition, it’s something you have to do.

How to Create a Winning Federal Resume

Marcelle Yeager / Jan 26, 2017

The first step to a government job is a winning federal resume. Here’s what you need to know before you apply.

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