PODCAST: Land Your Dream Job With a FREE Professional Video from Mission Hire Me

12/1/2020 10:21:23 AM

Mission Hire Me is serving transitioning veteran and military spouse job seekers by helping them to create visually engaging and professionally edited video profiles to use in their job applications and on social media.

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Happy Thanksgiving from the Orion Team!

11/25/2020 10:23:08 AM

As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday and reflect on all that we have to be thankful for, we want to take a moment here at Orion Talent to extend a special thank you to the servicemen and women of the military.

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How to Avoid Job Search Nightmares

10/27/2020 10:54:27 AM

With Halloween right around the corner, you may be starting to think about spooky movies, trick or treating, and things that go bump in the night. But there are some things you want to avoid, especially if you’re currently looking for a career. Here are some ways you can avoid job search nightmares this Halloween season.

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How to Leverage LinkedIn in Your Job Search

10/13/2020 10:32:34 AM

With over 500 million users worldwide, LinkedIn is the most powerful social network for building your personal brand, growing your network, and finding your next career. In fact, a study found that 122 million people received an interview through LinkedIn, with 35.5 million having been hired by a person they connected with on the site.

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First Coast Guard Veteran Joins the Forces of JDog

10/6/2020 8:23:03 AM

JDog welcomes its first U.S. Coast Guard Veteran, Ryan Donnell, as a new owner of JDog Junk Removal & Hauling in The Woodlands, TX. As a franchise system engrained in Military values, the business owners of JDog Junk Removal & Hauling and JDog Carpet Cleaning now represent all five Military branches, including the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard.

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Financial Planning During Your Military Transition

9/29/2020 10:18:55 AM

When you are transitioning from the military, it is important to come up with a plan for your finances. When you’re financially ready to transition, you’ll have more freedom to explore different employment choices and won’t feel pressured to take the first job that you are offered.

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How to Stay Motivated in Your Job Search

9/22/2020 11:48:45 AM

On the blog last week we discussed Zoom fatigue - but is there such a thing as job search fatigue? Turns out there is - many people are experiencing this phenomenon right now, especially since there is an increased number of those unemployed for longer periods due to the ongoing pandemic.

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Why ‘Zoom Fatigue’ Might Be Hurting Your Interviews

9/15/2020 10:41:30 AM

The pandemic has arguably changed the landscape of the hiring process, most notably in the interview stage. Videoconferencing has evolved from a “nice to have” tool to now being the only means of communication between job seekers and employers.

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How to Overcome Military Transition Obstacles in the Workplace

9/8/2020 10:36:11 AM

Transitioning from the military can be overwhelming, daunting, and hard to know where to start. Add to that the current global health crisis, and it is especially difficult to navigate a military to civilian transition.

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Military Transition to Civilian Life - Starting a Career in a Data Center

9/1/2020 10:35:19 AM

So you decided to end your career in the military and begin your new journey transitioning all the skills you learned and using them in the civilian world. You may be asking yourself what to do next and where to start now that you are leaving the military. What do you want to do? What industry do you want to work for? These are some of the right questions to ask yourself while seeking help to figure out which industry is best for you. The data center industry has been seeing a staffing shortage and needs the help of veterans and service members like you to help close it.

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