It’s no secret that college graduates have an easier time finding a job than those without a degree. But with hundreds of majors to choose from, it can be difficult...
There’s a peace of mind that comes with knowing your loved ones will be cared for. The Veterans Administration offers a number of life insurance programs...
The prime directive to keep in mind when doing your life insurance planning is this: Have enough to replace your income for the people you love. Now, that said, let’s take a look at what the maximum SGLI benefit of $400,000 can accomplish. First, how long are you planning on being dead? Usually, that’s quite […]
Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) is a program that assists Veterans who have service-connected disabilities obtain and maintain suitable employment. Independent living services are also available for severely disabled Veterans who are not currently able to seek employment. Additional information is available at http://www.benefits.va.gov/vocrehab/. Eligibility: A veteran must have a VA service-connected disability rated at least […]
Higher salaries and better jobs aside, there are three good reasons to get your college degree that you might not have considered. In a study conducted by the College Board, college graduates were revealed to have qualities that indicate they will be productive members of society. For example, college graduates are more likely to vote […]
Veterans are accustomed to using social media as a way to stay connected with friends and family. But many don’t always consider the powerful boost social media can bring to a job search. Here’s some tools to get you started: LinkedIn Building a professional profile on LinkedIn is like having a mini-professional website – only […]
Q: I’m getting out of the military soon and need to start job hunting. But since I have never had to look for a job before, can you help me out? What do managers and recruiters look for on a good resume? A: Understanding how recruiters think will go a long way toward securing that coveted […]