Tag Archive: resume

Sep 13

Current and Former Military Execs Go Beyond ETAP

Senior military leaders often don’t realize how much more there is to know about a successful military-to-civilian transition until they have actually separated from military service. For many, what seemed self-evident before, now appears to be far more complex than simply having a solid resume and an updated business wardrobe. The Military Officers Association of America is holding its third …

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Jun 25

Send the Right Message with your LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn is a terrific professional resource for military leaders in transition to the civilian workforce. Unfortunately, too many senior leaders set up their LinkedIn profiles without first thinking about the message they wish to convey about who they are, how they stand out from their competition and what they will be able to contribute to …

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Feb 06

Beyond ETAP: Accelerating Your Career Transition

Have you taken an executive  career transition course and found that it left you less than fully prepared to successfully enter the civilian workforce? Would you like to get a better handle on the pros and cons of working for smaller versus larger firms, public service versus the private sector, and negotiating your benefits package? …

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Aug 23

Bringing Your “A-Game” to the Job Search Process

John Lees

In a tough job market, career coach and author John Lees (www.johnleescareers.com)  says that we are often are own worst enemy. We stunt our own progress by spending too much time on the pursuit of useless shortcuts, the continued use of ineffective job search strategies and remaining angry at prospective employers for not understanding us better. I asked Lees to share his advice about overcoming these …

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