Is a Portable Career Right for You? 3 Potential Paths You Could Take

Career choices that allow you to be on-the-move are often ideal for military spouses and their families… By Liz Samet Underemployment among military spouses is a hot-button issue in recent news, with reports claiming that there is a 90% underemployment Continue reading

Think ahead: Transition Tips and Resources

Prepare for transition to civilian life with these recommendations for active duty service members and family. by Elizabeth Samet The military has taught you many skills, including preparation and organization. These two skills will be especially important post-service, according to career Continue reading

Job Hunting – Your Partner’s Support can Make all the Difference

By Julie Bowen Moving from the military into civilian employment is a major step and can feel as though you are moving into a very different world to the one you have been used to for the length of time Continue reading

Military Spouse Employment — Advice to Use Now

As a military service member transitions to the civilian workplace, their focus is on the job search. However, if that transition involves relocation, the spouse may also likely be in job search mode. The numerous moves throughout a military service Continue reading

Top Resources for Military Spouse Employment

According to a recent Department of Defense survey, military spouses have a 26 percent unemployment rate. As the military service member transitions to civilian life, their spouse is often in job search mode as well. While there is no Transition Continue reading

MyCAA Program Helps Military Spouses Pursue Education

The Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) Program is a career development and employment assistance program that provides up to $4,000 of financial assistance to eligible military spouses who are pursuing a license, certification or Associate’s degree in a portable Continue reading