News & Career Advice

Government Makes List of Top Employers for College Students

Lindy Kyzer / Jun 18, 2018

In the struggle to attract talent, many government and defense industry employers worry they lack the cool factor necessary to attract young talent. A recent survey suggests they shouldn’t.

Gaming: The Air Force’s Newest Recruitment Tool

Caroline D'Agati / Jun 1, 2018

In order to identify skilled recruits, the USAF has designed video games that will incentivize high-performing gamers to enlist. Is this a savvy plan or a PR disaster waiting to happen?

Department of Defense Clearance Processing Times

Lindy Kyzer / May 30, 2018

Top Secret clearance processing times for the first quarter of 2018 were 534 days, and 221 days for Secret and Confidential security clearances.

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.

Now Hiring: Geo Owl Eyes Analysts and Engineers

Lindy Kyzer / Apr 30, 2018

Are you an analyst or engineer looking for a position with a company who’s bringing a new approach to the government contracting space? Consider Geo Owl.

Sharpen Your Cyber Skills with Meet-Ups, Professional Certifications

Lindy Kyzer / Apr 17, 2018

National security firm Sevatec recently brought on a new chief solutions architect for cybersecurity. We asked him five questions about the industry, and how you can keep your cyber skills competitive.

Employees Don’t Take Cybersecurity Seriously

Angela Hernandez / Apr 6, 2018

A recently released report sheds light on most employees’ apathetic approach to cybersecurity.

U.S. Government or Private Sector: Where are Employees Happiest?

Melissa Jordan / Apr 5, 2018

Does your job make you happy? Two recent surveys reveal how United States government agencies compare to the private sector in the area of employee satisfaction.