Veterans Health Administration’s Homeless Veteran Community Employment Services (HVCES)

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Although permanent, stable housing is the benchmark of efforts to end homelessness among Veterans, housing alone may not be enough to mitigate a current episode of homelessness. Employment is a key element in helping Veterans climb out of homelessness permanently or avoid it all together. For homeless, chronically homeless and at-risk Veterans, employment can provide an improved quality of life, increased self-confidence and independence, a decreased reliance on institutional care, improved community integration, and opportunities for socialization.  Without employment, Veterans may lack access to resources that help in obtaining and sustaining stable housing. Continue reading

Important Interview Questions to Ask You & Others

An interview is a two way street. It’s not only a time where the interviewer is trying to determine the right candidate, but it’s also a time where you, the candidate, has the opportunity to ask questions that will help you decide if this is the right position for you. If you have landed an interview, there are some important interview questions you should ask yourself as well as the interviewer.

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America’s Top, High-Paying Jobs of 2016

Job happiness is different for everyone but positions that pay well, offer growth, have low stress levels, and offer a good work-life balance are key to success.

America's Top, High-Paying Jobs of 2016

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7 Ways To Make Your LinkedIn Profile Job Search Ready

 

LinkedIn is, unquestionably, the best networking source available to job seekers. Nearly 80% of hires last year through recruiters were done through LinkedIn. Your profile is a snapshot of you as a person and your skill sets. Continue reading

Ways To Calm Nerves During An Interview

Congratulations! You landed an interview. After the excitement wears off, the nerves and anxiety set in, and usually like to stay for a while. They increase to an all time high when you’re in the hot seat, but don’t worry there are plenty of tips to calm nerves so you’re not a ball of anxiety during the interview.

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9 Employment Tips for Older Job Seekers

As an older job seeker, I found the obstacles to employment more daunting than  my younger job seekers. Phillip Moeller of U. S. News and World Report has some suggestions that may be of help. Continue reading

2016’s Top 10 Best Companies To Work For

If you’re in the market for a new job, you’re in luck! Each year, Glassdoor, releases the best companies to work for voted by employees and we have the top 10 companies on this year’s list.Linked In Office

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Some Of The Coolest STEM Jobs Around

The demand for STEM jobs is off the charts, but many job seekers don’t know half the positions out there. STEM jobs aren’t just your typical crunching numbers or lab work, there are STEM jobs out there that are pretty cool!

Cool STEM Jobs

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People often ask me which military support organizations I personally support

People often ask me whcich Veterean Charities I personnally suuggest

 

Freedom Alliance is a military support charitable organization that I recommend. Continue reading

Job Seekers, Get Recruiters To Come to You

Job searching is tough business. You can literally spend hours searching for jobs upon jobs, but what if you could make the jobs come to you?

With such a saturated job market, job seekers can be overlooked in a sea of candidates, but there are some tips and tricks to keep in mind if you want recruiters to come “knocking” on your virtual door!

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