News & Career Advice

5 Questions to Ask Before You Leave the Military

Jay Hicks / May 12, 2018

To help you prepare for life after the military, here are five questions you should ask before you separate from service.

ViaSat Awarded Additional $85M to Upgrade MIDS for Navy, Army, USAF – DoD Daily Contracts

Caroline D'Agati / May 11, 2018

ViaSat Inc. will continue the Block Upgrade II retrofit of Multifunctional Information Distribution System (MIDS) low volume terminals, which provide secure, high-capacity, jam-resistant, digital data and voice communications capability.

How to Go Undercover in North Korea

Caroline D'Agati / May 11, 2018

Like two of the newly released American detainees, journalist Suki Kim taught the sons of North Korea’s elite. But unlike them, she did conduct espionage—and somehow escaped.

Navy Jobs Requiring Security Clearances 

Ron Kness / May 11, 2018

In this part on our series on Military Occupational Specialties and Security Clearances, we look at a sampling of jobs in the Navy requiring a security clearance.

Israel and Iran Square Off in Syria

Tom McCuin / May 11, 2018

While the world was watching the unfolding drama of three American prisoners returning home from North Korea, another drama was unfolding in Syria and the Golan Heights.

Raytheon Awarded Massive Navy Contract for RAM Block 2 – DoD Daily Contracts

Caroline D'Agati / May 10, 2018

Raytheon Missile Systems is awarded a $242M contract for the Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) Block 2 to the US Navy and government of Qatar. It is designed to provide anti-ship missile defense for multiple ship platforms.

Veterans Affairs Background Investigation Program Broken

Christopher Burgess / May 10, 2018

The office of the inspector general at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs found systemic failure in the background investigative process within the VA.

5 Tips to Help You Contact and Attract Cleared Talent

Lindy Kyzer / May 10, 2018

It’s essential to have a strategy if you’re looking to hire professionals with an active federal security clearance. Low unemployment and more open positions than available candidates means it’s a job seeker’s market.