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4 Things to Consider Before Taking a Job in Health Care

4 Things to Consider Before Taking a Job in Health Care

A physician's view of the medical profession

Health care is on track to create an estimated 5.6 million new jobs by 2020. Read More »

American Military Bonds Over 'My Little Pony'

American Military Bonds Over 'My Little Pony'

Why does the military love My Little Pony? Read More »

First Transgender Navy SEAL Comes Out

First Transgender Navy SEAL Comes Out

By Brian Jones A retired Navy SEAL is poised to blow the doors off the military's policy on transgender people. Kristin Beck was a member of the most elite special operations unit in the world -- SEAL Team 6. She deployed 13 times. She earned a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star. She served in the same unit that... Read More »

Vets Form A Social-Networking Site for Ex-Military

Vets Form A Social-Networking Site for Ex-Military

By Gabrielle Karol After serving in the Army in the same region of Iraq in 2008, Yinon Weiss and Aaron Kletzing reconnected a few years later at Harvard Business School, where Weiss was the co-president of the Veteran's Club. "At business school, we were using LinkedIn -- it was a hyper-networking environment.... Read More »

7 Noisiest Careers In America

7 Noisiest Careers In America

By Beth Braccio Hering A loud work environment isn't just annoying and stressful -- it can have long-term consequences. According to Audicus Hearing Aids, an estimated 30 million Americans are exposed to hazardous noise on the job, and up to 60 percent of workers in certain fields experience hearing loss by age... Read More »

10 Most Stressful Jobs In The U.S.

10 Most Stressful Jobs In The U.S.

Stress on the job has many sources. You may have a demanding boss or clients to please, work odd hours, or the duties themselves may occasionally put your health and well-being at risk. In fact, consistently putting oneself in the line of fire -- literally or figuratively -- is characteristic of the most... Read More »

The Top 10 Military-Friendly Employers

The Top 10 Military-Friendly Employers

The jobs picture for many veterans has improved significantly during the last year, though those who served in Afghanistan and Iraq, in particular, still face challenges in finding employment. Programs, such as those spearheaded by President Obama, have helped to spur interest among employers in hiring... Read More »

Top Employers Near Military Bases

Top Employers Near Military Bases

By Bridget Quigg, PayScale When a military member gets a new post at a new base, so does their whole family. But, family members don't arrive with a job ready to go. They may need to look beyond the base to find help paying the bills. Who are the top employers near the nation's biggest military bases? Read More »

Arizona National Guard Recruiters 'Bum Hunt' Homeless With Paintball Guns, Report Says

Arizona National Guard Recruiters 'Bum Hunt' Homeless With Paintball Guns, Report Says

Staff Sgt. Chad Wille thought he was doing the right thing three years ago when he went to his supervisor to report a claim that fellow National Guard troops traveling in an Humvee had been seen shooting paintballs at pedestrians in a nearby Phoenix neighborhood. Rather than being rewarded for his integrity,... Read More »

Veterans With PTSD Use Music Therapy To Heal -- And Get Back To Work

Veterans With PTSD Use Music Therapy To Heal -- And Get Back To Work

A decade ago, former Army Sgt. Leo Dunson was a good-natured 18-year-old eager to serve his country and make a difference after the Sept. 11 terror attacks. Serving in Iraq, Dunson soon found it difficult to sleep, worried that he might wake up in an insurgent's makeshift torture chamber. And there were... Read More »

Veteran Resume Makeover: Get a Job Recruiter's Attention

Veteran Resume Makeover: Get a Job Recruiter's Attention

Educational achievements are an important asset in job seeking, but when it comes to resumes, veterans should lead with their work experience. Read More »

Veteran Resume Makeover: How To Convey A Professional Image

Veteran Resume Makeover: How To Convey A Professional Image

While some veterans use their resumes to display their likability, when it comes to job seeking, it's best to keep it professional. Read More »

'Hero To Zero' Syndrome: Is This Why Veterans Struggle To Get Jobs?

'Hero To Zero' Syndrome: Is This Why Veterans Struggle To Get Jobs?

Though the unemployment rate remains stubbornly high for Americans generally, data suggest that veterans as a group are having an easier time finding jobs. The unemployment rate among veterans of all ages fell to 6.9 percent in July from 8.6 percent during the same month a year ago, the Labor Department... Read More »

U.S. Military Officers, Soldiers: Better Educated And Paid Than Those They Serve [Infographic]

U.S. Military Officers, Soldiers: Better Educated And Paid Than Those They Serve [Infographic]

By Geoffrey Ingersoll I just stumbled on to this infographic and thought it was interesting, considering the stereotype that military members are dumb muscleheads -- quick to follow orders, slow to think for themselves -- or worse yet: brainwashed. From personal experience, I can say that every general... Read More »

Best Cities For Veterans To Live And Work

Best Cities For Veterans To Live And Work

For most active-duty military personnel, where to call home is a decision largely left up to their branch of service. Though troops' desires about where they'd like to be based are taken into account, the needs of the mission are paramount in determining where military employees are based. When they decide... Read More »

Veteran Resume Makeover: How To Adapt The Resume To The Job

Veteran Resume Makeover: How To Adapt The Resume To The Job

Having an updated resume always on hand can help veterans to be prepared when it comes time to finding a new job. Read More »

Veteran Resume Makeover: How To Tailor It To Online Job Search

Veteran Resume Makeover: How To Tailor It To Online Job Search

Creating a resume isn't easy for anyone, but job seeking veterans often struggle with providing enough detail about their work experience. Read More »

LAPD Officers Investigated For 'Military-Style' Boot Camp For Children

LAPD Officers Investigated For 'Military-Style' Boot Camp For Children

Two online videos show drill instructors screaming at young participants, disparaging them and, in at least one instance, challenging a child to a fight. Read More »

'Transition GPS': Helping Military Vets Get Civilian Jobs

'Transition GPS': Helping Military Vets Get Civilian Jobs

By Pauline Jelinek WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. combat troops patrol dusty pathways in Afghanistan, look for hidden roadside bombs, load and fire mortar shells at insurgents' positions. So when they come home, how will that help them land a civilian job? They can "be a mercenary," muses Capt. John Rodriguez,... Read More »

Widening Sex Scandal Rocks Texas Air Force Base

Widening Sex Scandal Rocks Texas Air Force Base

Allegations that male instructors had sex with, and in one case raped, female trainees have led to criminal charges against four men. Read More »

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