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March / April 2014

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Going Places: The Transportation Industry

transportation industry for a civilian career

If your wheels are turning about whether there are healthy numbers of jobs in the transportation industry, rest assured:

We’re talking thousands.

And, it’s not just thousands industry-wide - sometimes, it’s thousands at just one corporation. Roles vary in the industry, but recruiters note that there is a place for everyone, up to management positions.

Read on to learn why companies such as Schneider National, TMC Transportation, Crete Carrier and CSX value military experience.

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Air Force Lt. Colonel Soars to Great Heights in Business

Like many students today, Milton Hathaway started his post-college life with nothing but debt and dreams. His life’s ambition was to be financially successful. How did the 28-year retired Lt. Colonel get there? Click here to find out.

Article Sponsored by: MBM Food Service and Real Property

                         Lessons Learned In The Military

10 Little Things That Count

When it comes to job hunting, focusing on the details can make the difference between success and failure.

Read on for 10 little things that could enhance your military-to-civilian job search.

Article Sponsored by: Crestcom

                      Enhance Your Military-To-Civilian Transition

Your Personal Brand Matters Most!

Today’s veterans are preparing to transition from the battlefield back to civilian life in record numbers. And the tools, landscape and resources needed to become competitive and relevant in a civilian job are more challenging than ever.

Continue on to find out how to present a powerful personal brand.

Article Sponsored by: Worthington and USIC

                         Preparing To Transition From The Battlefield

Spouse Series: Avoiding the Deer in the Headlights Look

The deer in the headlights look. It's seen many times plastered across the fearful face of someone who realizes that the military life he or she has become so accustomed to will soon be ancient history.

Try the suggestions in this article to get prepared.

Article Sponsored by: Marriott

                      Military Transition Process

Bureaucratic Battlefield, Tips for Dealing With the V.A.

Navigating through a sticky maze of red tape is kind of like math: there are those of us who are good at it - enjoy it, even - and then, there are those of us who, try as we might, that can’t make much sense of it. When it comes to filing a claim with the Department of Veterans Affairs (V.A.), you owe it to yourself to give it your best shot.

Read this article for some tips and tricks to navigating the V.A.

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                         Filing A Claim With The Department Of Veterans Affairs

Transition Talk

Bradley-Morris answers questions from transitioning military job seekers. 

Q: It is probably the easiest question to answer, but I’m stumped when I’ve been asked in an interview, “Tell me about yourself.” Is there a good way to open this up without sounding too arrogant, too boring or completely weird?

Article Sponsored by: Eaton

                     First Question Of A Civilian Interview

Military Job Fair Calendar

Job Fairs are an important part of a transitioning service member's civilian job search. See our list of upcoming job fairs.

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                     Job Fair Calendar

Transitioning A to Z

In the upcoming issues of MTN, we will be listing everything a service member needs to know about transitioning, from A to Z.

This month, we tackle “K” and “L”.

Article Sponsored by: Accenture

                     Outline Your Military Accomplishments



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