It took me some time to transition into living as a military spouse, but like any meaningful change, I learned a lot. Hopefully it can help you as you familiarize yourself with military life, too.
By Amanda Ross In the early spring of 2013, Kyle and I walked hand in hand into the Army Recruitment facility. Much like the years that would follow, he had arrived at this decision so quickly that I didn’t know how to feel at the time. I didn’t know what to do, so all I […]
By Oriana Pawlyk, Military.com U.S. military officials next month will meet with their counterparts in the airline industry to discuss how the Pentagon and commercial airlines can work together to deal with a nationwide pilot shortage, the head of Air Mobility Command said Wednesday. The meeting is set to take place May 18 at Joint […]
By Sarah Blansett, Military.com Changes in the White House could mean changes that impact your veteran hiring initiative. So what will the coming years bring and will your recruitment and retention program be impacted? Veteran hiring programs first rose to prominence around 2011 when veteran unemployment rates were quickly surpassing civilian unemployment rates, particularly for […]
By Lizann Lightfoot On February 15, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) of Massachusetts gave a long pro-military statement at a meeting of the Senate Committee on the Armed Services. With representatives of the Army, Navy, and Air Force present, she said: “If you can drive a military truck in combat, with hazardous cargo, at night, through a […]
On this week’s episode of the MOC Muster, Ward talks to Air Force vet and military transition expert Dwayne Paro about what service members really need to focus on and think about when making the move back to civilian life. This one is an absolute “must listen” for those contemplating taking the uniform off once […]
By Chad Storlie I remember one of my first interviews as a 1st year MBA with a major, international automobile manufacturer. I did horrible . . . horrible. My responses were unstructured, I did not translate my military experience at all, my communication style was stiff, and I expected the interview team to have extensive […]