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How Do You Rebuild Community After Military Life Ends?

There can be little denying that military families stick together; the sense of community experienced is unrivaled and serves as a support system during some of the most difficult times. But what happens when we return to the civilian life? Is it possible to rebuild a sense of community? Returning to a civilian lifestyle followingContinue Reading “How Do You Rebuild Community After Military Life Ends?”

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Discover Your Purpose in Life Post-Military

Discover Your Purpose in Life Post-Military After your time in the military is over, you can expect the strange feeling of where to next and stressing over the rest of your life and deciding what you want to do. It’s as if you have picked up started a brand new life. There are a few thingsContinue Reading “Discover Your Purpose in Life Post-Military”

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Family Life After the Military: Job Seeking, Home Purchase and Financial Adjustments

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”

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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”