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Experts Urge Spouses to Stop Repeating Resume Mistakes, Accept Advice

  Guest Post By:┬áJamie Boyle, MSEJ Assistant Editor The inability of military spouses to establish a career continues to be a leading issue within the community. While the unemployment rate amongst post 9/11 veterans is on a decline, the percentage of joblessness attributed to those married to service members continues to hover somewhere between 12Continue Reading “Experts Urge Spouses to Stop Repeating Resume Mistakes, Accept Advice”

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The Job Hunt: Overcoming Your Fears

When we moved to Northern Virginia in the summer of 2012, I thought it would be easy to find a job. I had spent the past five years as a stay-home mom and was ready to get back into the workforce. My daughter was about to start full-day kindergarten and I figured I could workContinue Reading “The Job Hunt: Overcoming Your Fears”