An estimated 250,000 enlisted service members and officers return to civilian life each year. For these servicemen & women and their families, integrating into civilian life is not an easy task. Finding a job, relocating to a new home and making financial adjustments are some of the biggest challenges facing a military family. Intensive preparation and planning forContinue Reading “Family Life After the Military: Job Seeking, Home Purchase and Financial Adjustments”
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”
This Memorial Day, you can experience the powerful virtual tribute to the 645,000 lives given in service since WWI and dedicate a poppy to a fallen service member. Visit poppyinmemory.com. Who would you like to honor? #HonorThroughAction To learn more about the #HonorThroughAction campaign, click here.
Unless you’ve ever served in the military, you can’t imagine the hardships you might encounter when transitioning back to civilian life. You have just spent several years under a very precise and rigid lifestyle and all of a sudden you are virtually on your own. There is no sergeant or lieutenant to look up toContinue Reading “Dealing with Life After the Military – You Are Not Alone”