• Your Electronic Resume Shouldn’t Look Like your Paper One.

    Your Electronic Resume Shouldn’t Look Like your Paper One.

    If you’ve hunted for jobs at all in the past 10 years you know the Internet has changed a lot about how companies find applicants.  Not only are jobs posted differently now, but resumes are also reviewed differently.  No longer is it enough for people to create the perfect resume, print it on high bond [...]

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  • AdvancePierre Goes the Extra Mile to Recruit Veterans

    AdvancePierre Goes the Extra Mile to Recruit Veterans

    Willie Dukes never expected the red carpet treatment he and the other veteran candidates received upon arriving in Enid, Oklahoma to interview for positions with AdvancePierre Foods.  As a leading supplier of value-added protein and handheld convenience products for the foodservice, school, retail, club, vending and convenience store channels, the Cincinnati-headquartered company employs approximately 4,000 [...]

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  • Preparation is the Key to Success at RecruitMilitary Career Fairs

    Preparation is the Key to Success at RecruitMilitary Career Fairs

    Chris Cornish wasn’t expecting to land a job right out of the gate at RecruitMilitary’s Atlanta Career Fair in 2013, but that’s exactly what happened. The former Surface Warfare Officer and JMO had served seven years in the Navy, separating in January 2013. “I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do – some kind of [...]

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  • Job-Search Tip

    Job-Search Tip

    By John Lundberg, director of events at RecruitMilitary and a former gunnery sergeant in the United States Marine Corps Map Your Network.  You may have heard that anyone in the world is separated from anyone else by no more than six degrees of separation. Theoretically, anyone you want to meet is only an average of [...]

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  • The Best MOS Skills Translator Might Just Be You

    The Best MOS Skills Translator Might Just Be You

    If you ever wondered how an Army mortar man acquires great communication and customer service skills, just ask Pedro Lopez. He attended the RecruitMilitary Chicago Career Fair in March 2013, got a job recruiting veterans like himself at PeopleScout, and hasn’t looked back since. Lopez decided to join the Army after attending a semester of [...]

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  • Line Up Those Interviews

    Line Up Those Interviews

    Line Up Those Interviews   | By Larry Slagel  |  Senior Vice President of Sales at RecruitMilitary and a former captain in the United States Marine Corps  | Published in the May / June 2013 issue of print Search & Employ®   | Job seekers who attend our RecruitMilitary Veteran Opportunity Expos get outstanding results, according to [...]

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  • Job Search Advice  –  Map Your Network

    Job Search Advice – Map Your Network

    Map Your Network  |  By John Lundberg  |  director of events at RecruitMilitary and a former gunnery sergeant in the United States Marine Corps  |  Published in the March/April 2013 issue of print Search & Employ®  |  You may have heard that anyone in the world is separated from anyone else by no more than [...]

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  • How to get a job with a defense contractor

    How to get a job with a defense contractor

      Be a U.S. citizen. Almost all highpaying U.S. defense contracting jobs are held by U.S. citizens. Get a security clearance. Nothing is in more demand within the U.S. defense contracting community than someone with a security clearance. This is especially so since 9/11. The good news for you is that one of the easiest [...]

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  • Job Search Advice – Tips for Working a Veteran Hiring Event

    Job Search Advice – Tips for Working a Veteran Hiring Event

    Tips for Working a Veteran Hiring Event  |  Published in the September/October 2012 issue of print Search & Employ®  | Job seekers who attend a RecruitMilitary Veteran Opportunity Expo or any other military-to-civilian job fair, career fair, hiring event, etc., can improve their chances of finding a great job lead via the following tips: Dress for the [...]

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  • Job Search Advice – Ask Chad about Careers, Part 8

    Job Search Advice – Ask Chad about Careers, Part 8

    Ask Chad about Careers, Part 8  | By Chad Sowash  |  chief experience officer at RecruitMilitary and a former infantry drill sergeant in the United States Army  | Published in the July/August 2011 issue of print Search & Employ®  | Chad Sowash answers career questions submitted by men and women who are transitioning from active [...]

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