LinkedIn Etiquette

LinkedIn is a great way to keep in touch with colleagues, present your professional image, and conduct your job search. Keep in mind this essential LinkedIn etiquette as you cultivate your network.

Marine Spouse 101: Don't Wait For Orders to Begin Your Job Search

Marine Spouse 101:  A new spouse series that highlights the challenges and adventures of a soon-to-be Marine spouse.  Follow her story as she begins her Marine Corps journey.
 

Research the Organization Prior to Your Interview

If you know that the company you’re interviewing with values innovation, you’d want to emphasize the ways you contributed new ideas, growth. If they value tradition, you might emphasize other aspects of your experience.

How Can a Marine Spouse Finance Their Education?

The cost of college can be significant, but there are many options available to you as a Marine spouse to help you finance your education.

Get Started Writing Your Resume Today!

Developing a solid resume takes work, so don’t expect perfection from your first effort. Much like writing a paper, start with an outline and a little messy brainstorming.

Should I Consider Community College?

The practice of completing undergraduate studies (a bachelor’s degree) by attending a community college then transferring to a local college or university to complete the final two years is called the “feeder school trend.”

Transition and a Career Beyond the Call of Duty

For roughly 30,000 Marines who transition each year from the Marine Corps to a new status as a Veteran Marine some are not ready for change. 

Spread the Word – DHS is Hiring Veterans

DHS is seeking hundreds of qualified veterans to fill mission-critical positions in law enforcement, business operations, budget/finance/accounting, information technology, intelligence, and more. Learn how you can apply!

Veteran Escapes Homelessness Thanks to Marine for Life

A Marine Veteran got connected with the Marine For Life Network during a very challenging time in his life, and it helped him turn his struggles into success.

What's New in the 2016 Military Lending Act (MLA)?

Knowing your financial rights helps secure your financial future. The MLA helps protect Service members and their families from predatory loan practices that pose a threat to personal financial and military readiness.

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