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January 2016

8 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Veteran

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Unemployment continues to plague many veterans once they leave the military. Despite their years of dedicated service and a wide variety of work and life skills, veterans are struggling to secure full-time jobs to support themselves and their families. According to Joseph Kernan, NS2 Serves Chairman and Vice Admiral (Ret.),…

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Resumes and Cover Letters

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By: Taunee Besson Job seekers often complain that their resumes disappear into the “Great Circular File in the Sky,” never to be acknowledged, not even by a form letter. “After all,” they say, “it’s only common courtesy for companies to let you know they’ve received your resume, even if they…

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HR Technology Evolving at a Radical Pace

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New research provides an in-depth analysis of the differing issues that matter most to HR professionals and job seekers CHICAGO – January 19, 2015 – SilkRoad (www.silkroad.com), a global leader in cloud-based talent management solutions, today announced new TalentTalk research on the “State of Talent Management,” with a live webcast to follow on February 3….

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Assessment: Career Checkup

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By: Taunee Besson It’s important to take stock of your professional goals and progress regularly.  And what time is more appropriate than the beginning of a new year?  Ask and answer these four questions at least once a year: 1. How would I describe my ideal job? What skills, interests…

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