News & Career Advice

Listing Professional Competencies on Your Resume

Melissa Jordan / Apr 24, 2017

Also known as core competencies or key competencies, professional competencies are briefly worded labels that reflect a professional’s ability to achieve mission outcomes.

How to Identify and Address Insider Threats

Ed Ledford / Apr 24, 2017

Preventing insider threats is both good business, and a government requirement. And like many threats, the warning signs are clear if you stop to look for them.   

7 Extreme Places Around the World Where You Can Actually Get a Job

David Brown / Apr 23, 2017

From frozen Antarctica to the blistering desert, there are extreme places with open positions. Here is where you can work.

GI Bill 3.0 – Charging Service Members for Their Benefits?

Ron Kness / Apr 22, 2017

New legislation is quietly moving through Washington which would require service members to pay for a portion of their GI Bill benefits.

Raytheon Awarded Sidewinder Block II Tactical Missiles Contract – DoD Daily Contracts

Lindy Kyzer / Apr 21, 2017

Raytheon Missile Systems was awarded a $78.7 million contract modification for support and sustainment of the AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II tactical missiles.

Want to Sound Smarter at the Office? Stop Using Filler Words

Jillian Hamilton / Apr 21, 2017

What we have here is a failure to communicate…clearly. Filler words muddle your meaning. Take them out of your writing and you’ll instantly sound smarter.

Students and Security Clearances

Lindy Kyzer / Apr 21, 2017

For students trying to navigate today’s security clearance process, the months of delays and lack of information can be particularly maddening.

Jacobs Technology Awarded Global Logistics and Support Services Contract – DoD Daily Contracts

Lindy Kyzer / Apr 20, 2017

Jacobs Technology was awarded a $13.2 million contract modification for global logistics and support services contract.