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Employment Corner (November Update)

Employment Corner (November Update)

Update for November 2016:

Tarrant County College continues to search for a Veterans Counselor on the Northwest Campus: https://jobs.tccd.edu/postings/14684  Additionally, there over 200 jobs at the college: https://jobs.tccd.edu/

VA is hiring Licensed Social Workers and Counselors through the Mental Health Hiring Initiative: http://www.vacareers.va.gov/job-search/index.asp There are over 4,000 other job openings: http://www.vacareers.va.gov/

VetCo Employment Corner

Tips & Local DFW Resources for Veteran seeking jobs

Attend an Upcoming Veterans Job Fair

Train for a New Career

Get Job Leads & Referrals

Employifieds – Employment & Resume Service

Tarrant County Job Map

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Dave Cook – Employment Seminar

 

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6 Steps to Updating Your Digital Resume

6 Steps to Updating Your Digital Resume

Want Your LinkedIn Profile to Bring You Job Leads?

Make it easy for hiring managers to find you by learning how to update your LinkedIn profile!

These days having a strong online resume, is as important as having a written one. One of the most effective ways to establish your online presence as a tool for networking and job seeking is through LinkedIn. Updating your LinkedIn profile with the key qualifications that hiring managers are looking for will make it easier for them to find and connect …

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Job Search Tricks for Veterans

Job Search Tricks & Resources for Veterans

Job hunting is no fun and it can be particularly challenging for veterans transitioning back to civilian life. Whether you need assistance creating a resume or cover letter, practicing your interview skills or training for a new type of job, here are a few tips to give you a head-start when updating your resume and plenty of local Fort Worth resources to help out where needed.

Be Specific. Set an Objective

It is difficult to effectively market …

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Veterans Announcements and White House Creates Employment Center for Veterans

Veterans Announcements and White House Creates Employment Center for Veterans

You will see featured at the Ft. Worth/Dallas Veterans Blog this month the new Employment Center for veterans created by First Lady Michelle Obama and Joining Forces in the White House. Additionally, the Texas Veterans Commission is hosting a job fair in Mesquite on May 30.  The website includes events, news, benefits, and employment opportunities for veterans living in the Metroplex.

This month we feature 3 new great websites for employment:

-Federal Government Jobs: http://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/veterans.aspx  

This website is the one stop resource for Federal veteran employment information.

-Federal Government Jobs: http://federalgovernmentjobs.us/

This is a search …

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Veterans Announcements and Employment Openings Map

Veterans Announcements and Employment Openings Map

The Ft. Worth/Dallas Area Veteran’s Newsletter is a local employment resource for veterans. Their information comes directly from local offices of the Texas Veterans Commission.  Their posts include events, news, benefits, and employment opportunities for veterans living in the Metroplex. Every month the blog includes a posting of jobs for veterans.   The companies who are hiring is Hilton and Sears.

 

Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County offers different tools as this map below in assistance with employment.   There is a specific resource page for military veterans.  On this page …

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Veterans Announcements and Free Employment Training Session

Veterans Announcements and Free Employment Training Session

The Ft. Worth/Dallas Area Veteran’s Newsletter is another local resource for veterans. Their information comes directly from local offices of the Texas Veterans Commission.  Their posts include events, news, benefits, and employment opportunities for veterans living in the Metroplex. Every month the blog includes a posting of jobs for veterans.  Plus there are specific featured jobs as with Unioin Pacific, who is holding a hiring event specifically for Military Veterans for our Management opportunities. We are looking for strong leaders to join Union Pacific for a career …

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Veterans Announcements

Veterans Announcements

The Ft. Worth/Dallas Area Veterans blog is another local resource for veterans. Their information comes directly from local offices of the Texas Veterans Commission.  Their posts include events, news, benefits, and employment opportunities for veterans living in the Metroplex. They recently posted an article by Dr. John Sullivan on roadblocks job-seeking veterans face, reasons veterans struggle to get jobs, and how to overcome those obstacles.

Every month the blog includes a posting of jobs for veterans. Check it out, let us know how it helped and if …

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Veterans Announcements

Veterans Announcements

The Ft. Worth/Dallas Area Veterans blog is a local resource for veterans. The information comes directly from local offices of the Texas Veterans Commission.  Their posts include events, news, benefits, and employment opportunities for veterans living in the Metroplex.

Every month the blog includes a posting of jobs http://ftwvetnews.wordpress.com/  Check it out and let us know what other great sites we can link to out there!

 

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