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Orion’s From the Battlefield to the Boardroom podcast is dedicated to supporting military job seekers throughout the transition process and beyond, by providing valuable insight and guidance from other Veterans and business leaders. Whether you’re planning your military transition or have already landed your dream job, our podcast covers resume assistance, interview tips, financial resources, relocation advice, and everything in between.

If you haven’t had a chance to check out the podcast yet, now is the time to catch up on our most popular shows of 2020!

#10 - Episode 113 : Financially Preparing for Your Transition, Ft. Ryan Guina (The Military Wallet)

Ryan Guina, founder of The Military Wallet, joins the podcast to discuss the resources available to transitioning service members through his website, financial mistakes to avoid, as well as his own military background and lessons learned from his transition.

#9 - Episode 114 : Navy Nuke Finds Success in the Data Center Industry

Orion has found civilian careers for more than 6,000 Navy Nuclear Technicians, with nearly 20% of hires having a Nuclear background. One of those hires is Shane Morris, a former Navy Nuke who has recently started his career with Digital Realty.

#8 - Episode 106: Recruiter Provides Valuable Insight on How to Perfect Your Resume

As a transitioning military professional, you've most likely never had to create a professional resume. A resume is a snapshot of your accomplishments, education and work experience, and it should reflect your strengths and experience in a concise and compelling manner. A Marine Corps Veteran and Recruiter at Orion joins the show to discuss his best advice for making sure your resume positions you for success in your job search.

#7 - Episode 129 : “Where is Yours Made?” Featuring Army Veteran and CEO

Dean Wegner, Army veteran and CEO/Founder of Authentically American, joins this episode of the podcast to discuss his military background and vision for his apparel company. Dean launched Authentically American in 2017, with the goal of selling premium, competitively priced apparel, all made in the USA. Dean has been featured in many major news outlets highlighting his business, including Yahoo finance, Fox and Friends, Forbes, and more.

#6 - Episode 111 : Beyond the Uniform's Justin Nassiri: Part 1

Beyond the Uniform is on a mission to help U.S. military Veterans identify, pursue and obtain their ideal post-service career. They are a Veteran led organization that offers resources from podcasts, to books / ebooks, and webinars. Justin Nassiri, Founder & Host of Beyond the Uniform, joins the podcast to talk about his military background and transition, his education and career path, as well as the valuable lessons and advice he's learned through his entrepreneurial ventures.

#5 - Episode 116 : Jumpstart Your Career Search with an Orion Hiring Conference

In this episode Chris Dove, a Navy Veteran and Orion Recruiter, joins the podcast to discuss everything you need to know about attending and preparing for a Hiring Conference. Chris has a unique perspective because before joining the Orion team, he attended a conference as a candidate. Now, it's one of the highlights of his career with Orion.

#4 - Episode 117 : An Inside Look at Franchise Ownership with JDog

Orion has partnered with JDog to provide exclusive franchise opportunities for honorably discharged Veterans and Military family members. Terry Corkery, Director of Franchise Development, joins the podcast to discuss his career with JDog and provide an inside look at JDog's franchise opportunities.

#3 - Episode 115 : Navy Veteran’s Career Progression From Entry-Level to Supervisor

Cory Amick began working with Orion in 2004 when he was transitioning out of the Navy. Orion set him up with Climatec, a leading provider of advanced building technologies and energy solutions, where he has now spent 15 years progressing his career. Cory was initially hired as a technician and has worked his way up to a Group Operations Supervisor, responsible for managing a team of Technicians and Project Managers.

#2 - Episode 127 : Best-Selling Author Shares “Signs of a Great Resume”

Scott Vedder, author of the best-selling book "Signs of a Great Resume" and "Signs of a Great Resume: Veterans Edition," joins the podcast to offer advice on writing a resume that stands out. Scott is a former Recruiter at a Fortune 100 company, and his expertise on military veteran career transitions has been recognized by the White House, Pentagon, and veteran service organizations nationwide.

#1 - Episode 110: JDog Franchise Owners Share Valuable Insight for Prospective Franchisees

Mustafa and Ellen Browne join the podcast to discuss their experience as owners of a JDog Carpet Cleaning franchise. The husband and wife duo, both veterans, heard about JDog through Orion and decided to contact the company to learn more. Mustafa and Ellen were kind enough to share their valuable insight and advice from their initial contact with JDog all the way through their current experience as franchise owners.


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