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5 Common Resume Mistakes and How to Avoid Them


By J. Mason
InMilitaryEducation.com Staff

If you want to get your foot in the door, you need to make sure your resume is on point.

Being sloppy with your spelling, organization, or not bothering to customize your resume to the position you’re applying for can seriously hurt your chances. What you need are some simple tips to keep your experience in line with the job, and to get yourself noticed within the pile of applicants. Continue Reading

VIDEO: Memorial Day 2019 Tribute Featuring Ronald Reagan

Troops to Teachers: Helping Veterans Serve with Pride in the Classroom

What is Troops to Teachers?

To use the organization’s own words, Troops to Teachers is “a U.S. Department of Defense program that helps eligible military personnel begin a new career as teachers in public schools where their skills, knowledge and experience are most needed.”

Craig Gilman, a former U.S. Marine currently serving as an education coordinator and online adjunct faculty member with American Military University (AMU), spoke to In Military Education about Troops to Teachers. Continue Reading

5 Reasons Military Spouses Should Apply for MyCAA School Funding

Think Teamwork: Tips for Veterans Transitioning from the Military to Civilian Life

By Aaron Saari
Special to In Military Education – Military1.com

Would you ever walk off the FOB by yourself on a deployment? I hope not. But tons of veterans seem to simply jump into the civilian world without collecting intel from fellow veterans who have transitioned successfully.

Everything in the military centers around teamwork. Successful veterans carry that principle forward and build their team before they transition…or right after. Continue Reading

VIDEO: Memorial Day 2019 Tribute Featuring Ronald Reagan

Podcast: What Issues Are Veterans Facing This Veterans Day?

Interview by Robin Adney
Special to InMilitaryEducation.com

George Vukovich, the Director of Veterans Outreach at American Military University, is our guest on this special Veterans Day podcast.

As we take a day of reflection to honor and thank the men and women who have served the United States, George discusses some of the challenges facing veterans as they enter the workforce, as well as some solutions American Military University presents that can enhance their job-seeking process. Continue Reading

5 Reasons Military Spouses Should Apply for MyCAA School Funding

How To Create the Ideal LinkedIn Profile

By Laura Shin
Contributor to Forbes

As almost 90% of recruiters use LinkedIn, it’s imperative to put your best foot forward there.

But the amount of space the site offers can be intimidating. Is it helpful or just too much information to fill out every single section, including Test Scores, Courses, and Volunteering? What if you mention a personal interest that turns off a potential client or employer? Continue Reading

Military Spouse Unemployment Needs More Creative Solutions

Six Top Companies That Hire Military Veterans

By Ray Holder
Guest Contributor, In Military Education

The United States Armed Forces are a revered people. We take immense pride in and afford a high place of honor to our brave soldiers who put their lives on the line for our safety and security. Whether it’s the Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, or Coast Guard, most Americans have a huge amount of respect for these servicemen and women. This has been reflected in a lot of places and situations in society. Perhaps none more so than in the job market.

VIDEO: Memorial Day 2019 Tribute Featuring Ronald Reagan