Tag Archives: cleared jobs

  • IT Certifications for Cleared Professionals

    "There's no such thing as an unemployed CCIE. If you have that certification your career is set for life," confidently states Technical Recruiter Doug Munro. CCIE is "Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert" to the uninitiated. CCIE is the highest level of professional certification… more

  • Cleared Job Seekers and Age Discrimination

    “I’m not talking about botox and hair dye.” Patra Frame For years security cleared job seekers had few worries about finding employment. For many that has now changed, and just holding a security clearance no longer ensures you’re going to find a job easily. Even at th… more

  • 5 Things to Avoid When Designing Your Resume

    Your resume is going to be scanned at some point in your job search so plan accordingly when designing it. This holds true even when you provide someone with a hard-copy of your resume. Gone are the days of sharing paper. If a recruiter gives your resume to a hiring manager, the… more

  • I’m Seeking an Executive Position as I Transition Out of Civil Service, Why Would I Attend a Cleared Job Fair

    I teach classes on career search and social media for transitioning government and military personnel. This question and my response below came from a senior professional at a recent class. Many of the tips are valid no matter your level within an organization. We understand th… more

  • What Do You Really Want to do Next

    [caption id="attachment_4233" align="alignright" width="139"] World War I Victory Medal[/caption] May is National Military Appreciation Month. Each day this month we highlight articles to aid transitioning military in their job search and stories to honor our nation's veterans… more