Networking for a job means “talking to people”

January 13, 2014 |

Talk to everyone you know first - fellow students, former teachers, family members, friends, former workers at the places that you have done internships. Ask them for NAMES and LEADS of people you can … [Read more...]

The bottom line of every interview is -WHAT CAN YOU DO FOR THIS COMPANY?

January 10, 2014 |

If you are going for a sales job and can't sell yourself you aren't going to prove your worth.Do a self assessment of the qualities that you bring. … [Read more...]

“Why Should I Choose You Over The Other Candidates?”

December 23, 2013 |

What makes an employer choose one resume or person over another for a job offer? With this in mind, let’s take a trip down this isle of a grocery store – the isle that sells cereal. Why would you … [Read more...]

Time for a change if you want different results

December 12, 2013 |

You’ve been preparing for your interviews; you’ve been reading books about the questions and answers and you’ve been practicing - and you’re still not getting the results you want. What’s … [Read more...]

Veteran Job Spotlight: New Jersey

December 02, 2013 |

An article in the Record takes a look at the current veteran job scene in New Jersey, and the good news is that the Garden State, which had the highest jobless rate for veterans in the nation last … [Read more...]

USDA May Push for More Veterans in Farming

November 19, 2013 |
Farmer kneeling.

While unemployment is up, the availability of skilled workers is down. There are many opportunities in the manufacturing industry, but there also seems to be a burgeoning need in the farming industry. … [Read more...]

AT&T Doubles Hiring Goal to 10,000

November 15, 2013 |
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With veteran unemployment higher than that of civilians, it’s important to recognize which companies are making an effort to bridge the gap. AT&T vowed a short time ago to hire five thousand … [Read more...]

Veterans Earn More in Civilian Jobs

November 12, 2013 |

Transitioning out of the military brings a slew of uncertainties: where will you go, what will your next job be, will you make enough money? A recent survey by Accenture of 1,000 employed and … [Read more...]

Government Stands Up for Veteran Reemployment Rights

November 07, 2013 |
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When a member of the Guard or Reserves is called to serve, there are a number of laws in place that require their employer to secure a position with the same responsibilities and pay as when they left … [Read more...]

Subway Sandwiches to Salute Wounded Warriors

November 04, 2013 |
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The Wounded Warrior project aims to help veterans get the medical support they need and help them acclimate to civilian life. To help promote these services, Subway Sandwiches has developed a number … [Read more...]