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Following along with a Tweetchat

Hopefully you’ve been following along with our monthly #NMSNcareers tweetchat covering everything from resumes to interviewing success. We’re so fortunate to have our NMSN resume expert, Amy Schofield and career coach, Sophia Marshall share their extensive knowledge with us. The next one is on August 6th and is all about the Art of Following Up.

Refresh Your Approach to Content Creation

It doesn’t matter how prolific you are, generating content can become overwhelming at times. Whether it’s setting aside enough time to write or finding the inspiration, it can be challenging to “set pen to paper”. To get the most out of the content you’re creating (and maximize your time), put some planning behind it. Here

Getting Hired!

The following recap of the Getting Hired! panel is provided by Julie Waters, our own NMSN HR expert. Finding Military Spouse Friendly Employers On Saturday, October 11, I had the honor of participating on a panel speaking to a group of NMSN Members and other military spouses.  My fellow panelists were Meg O’Grady, Vice President, Business

Meaningful Careers for Military and Veteran Spouses

When it came time to select a keynote speaker to kick off our Career Summit day of professional development, it was a no brainer. Rosye Cloud, the Senior Advisor for Veteran Employment (Veterans Benefits Administration) just gets it. We wish everyone in our community could have been there to hear her insights and lessons learned,

Transition Resources

Immersed in the military lifestyle, it’s easy to forget that one day it’ll come to an end and we’ll all eventually be transitioning back into the civilian world. Thank goodness our pals (and summit sponsors) at USAA have us covered. Check out their transition resources and come chat with USAA leadership and staff at our

How’s Your Digital Brand Working Out For You?

For many of us, our websites and pages are the first impression we’ll leave with potential clients and customers. How happy are you with YOUR brand? Our NMSN expert, Greta Perry of Kickify will be teaching us how to optimize our digital brand at the upcoming summit when she’ll share digital best practices and trends that you

Come stay a while.

Every year, our attendees tell us the same thing – they hate missing out on a minute of the fun, so even if they’re only come from a few miles away, they book a hotel room and continue the networking and fun well past the official events. This year, we’re pleased to announce that we’re

Connecting Employers with Military Spouses and Veterans

Congratulations to our sponsor, USAA on the launch of their Employer Road Map that will provide employers the: tools, advice and resources they need to help them recruit and retain veterans and military spouses. Released by the US Chamber of Commerce and powered by USAA, this FREE resource “will be especially helpful to businesses who may lack the human resources infrastructure to recruit and hire veterans”

Welcome Back USAA!

We’re so pleased to welcome back USAA as a gold level sponsor for this year’s event! In addition to the fantastic banking and insurance products as well as the financial readiness resources they provide our military community, they are leaders when it comes to hiring veterans and military spouses. Interested in learning more about their