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Veterans Newsletter #3

Welcome to the third volume of the Vets2Industry newsletter “The Round.” Inside this veterans newsletter, you can expect to read articles from fellow veterans, Vets2Industry volunteers, and industry professionals. This newsletter is for you and by you! Please reach out to us if you want to contribute – we are always looking for talented writers…
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Newsletter paper plane

Veterans Newsletter #2

Welcome to the second volume of the Vets2Industry newsletter “The Round.” Inside this veterans newsletter, you can expect to read articles from fellow veterans, Vets2Industry volunteers, and industry professionals. This newsletter is for you and by you! Please reach out to us if you want to contribute – we are always looking for talented writers…
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Supporting Military Families from Within

By virtue of presidential decree, November is National Veterans and Military Families Month. Because of the Veteran’s Day observance, the focus often falls to the veteran aspect of this month. I wanted to take some time to unpack some tangible ways for the military community to honor and celebrate Military Families from within.   Acknowledge That Families…
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VETS2INDUSTRY | A group of people with text overlay - A recovering introvert's guide to networking

Five Ways Introverts Can Gain More Confidence When Networking

Networking is a great way to meet people and develop mutually beneficial relationships where you can help achieve each other’s goals. Although only mildly introverted, I used to find networking events exhausting. I felt uncomfortable approaching others and insincere because I always felt like I was being pushy. Making connections was a struggle, I needed…
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Arrington Career/Transition Tip Series Article 2

Article #2 in the Series Congratulations: You have found the Arrington Career/Transition Tip series. I believe this will be helpful because I notice people making decisions without necessarily knowing to do additional steps to help their chances at successfully landing. So, I will create these tips in article form too. Every tip I post will…
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Arrington Career/Transition Tip Series Article 1

Article #1 in the Series Congratulations: You have found the Arrington Career/Transition Tip series. I believe this will be helpful because I notice people making decisions without necessarily knowing to do additional steps to help their chances at successfully landing. So, I will create these tips in article form too. Every tip I post will…
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Salute to American Corporate Partners

Giving Recognition Where It’s Due Brian Arrington, a US Air Force Master Sergeant, provides a video “thank you” to American Corporate Partners (ACP). ACP is a national nonprofit organization focused on helping veterans find their next careers through one-on-one mentoring, networking and online career advice. Brian came to ACP ahead of his retirement in April…
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Guide to Informational Interviews: A Success Story

I’ve had LinkedIn for approximately 6 years, but only in the last month have I become actively engaged through posting content associated with my goals, successes, concerns, and sharing content posted by others. This led to a 269% increase in my network in just 1 month (100 to 369 connections). Most of these have been…
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