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The Most Important Lesson I Learned in the Army

Jason from IWearYourShirt.comTuesday June 14 is the U.S. Army’s 236th birthday. As a pre-celebration we bring you Constantine von Hoffman’s thoughts on the most important lesson he learned in the Army. Join ClearedJobs.Net next Tuesday as we celebrate the Army’s birthday with the folks from IWearYourShirt!

One day in the early 1980s, me and 40 of my closest friends were out taking a jog up and down the hills of Fort Knox, KY. It was a sunny August day. The temperature was a pleasant 90 degrees and the humidity had managed the neat trick of figuring out how to break 100 percent without actually raining. I remember thinking…

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Are You Impacted by BRAC and Wondering What To Do

Once it seemed so far away and so full of tough choices that it was easy to postpone decisions. But here your BRAC changes still are and the deadlines approach. What now?

Step 1.  What are you actually facing?

Great job, moving to a distant location – quite different choices from a mediocre job moving far away. Retirement vs job loss, again very different choices.

So you need to think in terms of what your current reality is and what options you actually have. This clarity can be enhanced if you think in terms of your long-range career goals.

Whether you make a list or do a mind-map or create…

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Military Spouse Appreciation Day 2011

@SLHoppin, one of last year’s honoreesIn 2009, ClearedJobs.Net launched an effort to publicly recognize military spouses on Military Spouse Appreciation Day, held each year the Friday before Mother’s Day. Military Spouse Appreciation Day was first proclaimed by President Ronald Reagan in 1984.

ClearedJobs.Net’s military spouse appreciation endeavor is an exclusive Twitter-specific initiative using the Twitter handle @milspouseday. The objective behind the military spouse outreach effort is to express appreciation for military spouses who often must endure months apart from their loved ones. With a very active pool of military-to-civilian employment job seekers, ClearedJobs.Net believes recognizing the many sacrifices of military spouses is a relevant, meaningful cause.

The concept centers on…

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April 7 Cleared Job Fair Best Recruiter Winners

Each Cleared Job Fair we celebrate the top three companies that are voted Best Recruiter by the job seekers in attendance. These are the companies that provided the best overall experience to the job seekers.

The three companies providing the best experience to job seekers at the April 7 Cleared Job Fair in Springfield, VA are….

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March 3 Cleared Job Fair Seminar Schedule — BWI, MD

Please join us Thursday, March 3, at the Cleared Job Fair BWI, MD to meet with cleared facilities employers. Our class schedule for the day:

11am-3pm Professional One-on-One Resume Reviews

These are 5-10 minute sessions where a job seeker can review their resume directly to an HR professional. We offer these sessions on a first-come, first-serve basis and they are very popular.

10:30am – 10:45am Smart Start: What to Say to Recruiters at a Job Fair

What can you do to improve your chances of making the right connections that will lead you to the job you want? Learn some simple steps to get the most out of any job fair and…

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