Category: Employment

A photo of the cover of Book2: Winning the employment game


Finding your ideal job after the military is a competition. The first step in the process is understanding the rules and how the game is played. This ebook provides the rules and tips to win. PART 1: How to Win – How the game is played – The open and hidden job marketsPART 2: Getting…
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A graphic of the title of the book Truths about the military transition


Ten lessons everyone should be aware of on day-1 of the military. This is an easy-to-read guidebook that delivers useful insights from veterans who’ve gone before you. 1. Everyone will transition2. You are responsible for your own transition3. The process can be stressful and confusing4. Understanding and preparation are essential5. Everyone has a different experience6.…
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Let Me Teach You How to Negotiate Your Offer

Hello Again! So, you were able to write an effective resume, you applied to your dream job, you made it through the interview process, and just now you received a call from the recruiter who extended you a verbal offer! What’s next? This week I will be teaching you how to negotiate your offer if it is necessary. First things…
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Lessons Learned Veteran Podcast

Lessons Learned Veteran Podcast

Enjoy the newest veteran podcast by Lori Norris. Celebrating its launch on Veteran’s Day 2020, Lessons Learned For Vets Podcast explores details from veterans who successfully transitioned to the corporate world, vetrepreneurs who chose a different kind of career path, and recruiters from organizations. Q&A sessions with service members who are transitioning out of the…
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The Indigo Education Company’s (IEC) AI-enabled solutions offer world-class assessment technology and consulting. They support students, transitioning service members, veterans, military spouses, military dependents, and equity-minded employers. Indigo’s mission is to empower the intrinsic genius already existing within each individual and to harness each person’s strengths to build high performing teams. Their programs start with…
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Company Culture

  Whether it’s at a world headquarters or one of the many offices or manufacturing plants around the world, everyone remembers their first day taking the plunge into the corporate world. At first, obvious things like how people are dressed or noticing if employees generally seem happy are what a person may think sets a…
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Career Transition… What Does A Great Opportunity Look Like?

  Expanding my horizons I have been trying to figure out a way to broach this and get some dialog going on this subject. Over the past few months I have been talking to a variety of people from all kinds of different backgrounds, different skill sets, trying to figure out how I could help…
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“The 180-Day Rule”

  Section 3326 of United States Code Title 5 states that a retired member of the Armed Forces may not be APPOINTED to a civilian position in Department of Defense (DoD) within 180 days after retirement (without a ‘waiver’). You can STILL apply! When I was transitioning from the Army, I was told I couldn’t apply for a GS position for…
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V2I Virtual Networking How To Guide

A How to Guide to Crush the V2I Virtual Networking Circuits

  Super glad you arrived! Let me share with you the How to Guide to Crush the V2I Virtual Networking Circuits.   What is VETS2INDUSTRY? VETS2INDUSTRY is a Nationwide Nonprofit providing a FREE continuously updated single site repository of all of the FREE resources, benefits, and information available for currently serving Active/Guard/Reserve members, veterans in…
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Fullmoon Digital Matches Donations for VETS2INDUSTRY

  On February 24th, 2020 Fullmoon Digital’s Derek Chew decided to contribute donations to VETS2INDUSTRY, a non-profit that assists veterans across America in finding gainful employment, medical and educational benefits, housing resources, and emergency financial assistance. Founded in December 2018 by Air Force veteran Brian Arrington, it is run entirely by a group of 64…
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