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10 Best Tech Sector Jobs for 2016

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With their problem-solving skills, as well as their focus on decision making and taking the initiative, quite a lot of veterans find they fit well in the tech sector. It helps that network administration and related duties are jobs in the military, and many service members are accustomed to basically learning the ropes during their military careers. For veterans looking to transition into the tech sector, consider the following jobs that... more

The Six P's of a Successful Job Search

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WOW: Words of Wisdom from your Career Coach Navy veteran and career counselor Tom Wolfe answers your civilian career questions every week. Email your questions to Tom at askthecoach@atmc.net. Most people are familiar with the five P's of task accomplishment:  Prior Planning Prevents Poor Performance. When it comes to career transition and job-hunting, however, there are six additional P's to consider. Career Transition elicits a broad range... more

Here’s Why Veterans Make Great Tech Startup Founders

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This article originally appeared on Task & Purpose, a digital news and culture publication dedicated to military and veterans issues. These 3 veterans diverged from the traditional career path and launched their own tech startups. What is noticeably missing from the ranks of most top-tier tech companies in the United States is the presence of military veterans. Over the last decade, many of the technology companies that have come to domi... more

5 Special Operations Truths to Drive Your Civilian Career

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This article originally appeared on Task & Purpose, a digital news and culture publication dedicated to military and veterans issues. For anyone who’s walked through the dismal halls of their unit’s headquarters, you’ve likely been greeted by pseudo-motivational quotes or warned of the dangers of complacency. It kills, by the way. However, for Army Special Forces veteran Scott Kinder, there’s actually a lesson to be learned from the Spec... more

Top 5 Job Search Habits

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Searching for jobs is rarely easy, so it's important to use the best strategies possible. Since it's usually a lengthy process, good job searching habits are key to staying in the game and landing the position you want. If you just spam resumes without a game plan in mind, you'll be giving yourself a huge handicap. The SFGate came up with the top five job search habits which we've collected for you below. While the points are broad, stick... more

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