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Posted December 24, 2012 by

Top 8 Reasons Why Many Veterans aren’t Getting the Job

CollegeRecruiter.comAfter a little while searching for jobs, military veterans probably wonder why they can’t get hired.  In the following post, learn eight reasons keeping them from landing new positions in the civilian workforce.

Today we welcome a guest blog post from Todd Hecht, a Recruiter at Orion International and Navy veteran.

There is no doubt in my mind that the job market is tough overall and even tougher for newly transitioning veterans. You would be hard pressed not to find blog after blog and LinkedIn post after post that identifies the reasons why the market is so tough for our Nation’s Heroes. There is no shortage of people identifying what the Government can do or what companies can do to help our veterans.

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Top 8 Reasons Why Many Veterans aren’t Getting the Job

Posted November 27, 2012 by

Military Transition Assistance Programs: Advice from the Trenches

CollegeRecruiter.comWhen it comes to military transition back to civilian life, who better than a military veteran to offer advice on how to succeed in finding employment.  Hear one provide his expertise in the following post.

Who better to pick the brain of than Pete Johnson of Northeast Florida’s “WorkSource” for advice on veterans’ employment matters and insight into the Navy’s Transition Assistance Program (aka “TAP”). Regarding military transitions, Johnson says, “I’m living them daily!” His average day consists of a barrage of calls and emails from transitioning service members and veterans seeking either transition or employment assistance. Counseling these clients one-on-one is his true passion.

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Military Transition Assistance Programs: Advice from the Trenches