Veterans and service members just separating from active duty who can’t find a job could qualify for unemployment compensation.
The transition back into civilian life is not easy, that’s why the Unemployment Compensation for Ex-Service members program (UCX) is there to help out on the financial front when those who serve separate from the military and prepare to move into the civilian workforce.
With companies scaling back their hiring efforts, capitalizing on every interview opportunity is crucial.
Just landing the interview means they’re interested in what you have to offer, and now you need to close the deal. And the best way to do that is by being professional, engaging and confident. Companies only want the very best.
Finding a job in this economy can be a challenge for just about anyone. But it can sometimes prove especially difficult for veterans and returning service members. The veteran unemployment rate is twice the general unemployment rate. Transitioning back into civilian life can present a number of hurdles for veterans, chief among them finding a job once military service comes to an end.
One of the most important initial steps is to ensure you have a strong résumé. Here are a half-dozen tips to help ensure yours isn’t lost in a pile or designated for the trash pile. See More