Memorial Day is special when we remember the fallen at a personal level. Share the stories and special memories of fallen friends and make others see how they were special not because they fell, but by being the people they were.
Today, when you go to work, look to the advice of four year olds rather than Steve Jobs or Warren Buffett. When we share, we help others achieve their goals, communicate better, and set a great example for a team.
Preparing for a potential layoff is an unnerving professional event. Continue to be a good employee, update your resume, get your personal finances in order, and start to network with key decision makers. A layoff may not happen, but if it does, be more than ready.
Service in the National Guard or the Reserves creates a difficult balance to manage a civilian career and your military career. Make the balance easier by making a plan to educate and include your civilian boss. Making your civilian boss proud of your service helps your civilian career.
Determining how to use military skills to help civilian companies succeed in the challenging & complex world of logistics and transportation is an incredible way that military skill sets support the success of a military to civilian career transition.
Career transition planning while deployed is difficult but very possible. Get your finances in order, increase savings, reduce monthly expenses, have friends and family help find opportunity, and take advantage of all available programs to create opportunity from challenge.
USAA and others recently gathered to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Bataan Death March.
The use of the wordle on job applications helps you understand what the company wants to achieve with the open position. Taking this extra step to ensure your resume and application have the most stated keywords and concepts is just one of many tools to have an outstanding application.Here's how to create a wordle.
Switching military professions is a hard decision. If you decide to switch, explore all your options, reconfirm your commitment to the military, and pick an occupation that the military needs long term that you want to do.
Selecting a military role model is a fantastic step to find a role model that you can perfect and improve your professional behavior. Military role models have lessons of success and failure that can be effectively applied to your current career challenges.