Career/Education Veterans

Transitioning out of the military? Check out these tips to tackle civilian job interviews

Most members of the Armed Forces who have retired from service decide to pursue a new career in the civilian sector. An important ritual associated with this transition is the job interview with potential employers.  A great interview can make the difference between otherwise equally-qualified prospects for a job. Here are some tips for veteransContinue Reading “Transitioning out of the military? Check out these tips to tackle civilian job interviews”

Career/Education Work From Home

Why Keeping Records Is Important When You Work From Home

What in the world did businesses do before the invention of the computer? With so much information to compile and maintain, it must have been a difficult and tedious job. To answer the question, I am (of course) aware that they used books and ink. However, I think most businesses today would find it veryContinue Reading “Why Keeping Records Is Important When You Work From Home”

Career/Education Homefront Military Kids/Special Needs

This School Year Help Your Child Help Himself

As military spouses, we’re no strangers to the road less traveled. For a final exam in a community college history class I taught a number of years back, I took the assessment road less traveled, and it has made all the difference in my understanding of the students with whom I have worked. Instead ofContinue Reading “This School Year Help Your Child Help Himself”

Career/Education

Why Starting a Home Based Consulting Business Could Be the Best Money Move You Make This Year

Starting a consultancy business from home may be the new hottest home business. The reason for this is the consultancy sheen hasn’t faded. For example, someone in Chicago can earn $105k per year, with similar numbers found across other states. This is one of the highest graduate salaries you can find. Here’s why you shouldContinue Reading “Why Starting a Home Based Consulting Business Could Be the Best Money Move You Make This Year”