New Year, New Job?

1/10/2018 8:31:38 AM

If one of your New Year's Resolutions is to find a new job, you don't want to miss this weeks podcast episode, New Year, New Job. January is a great time to begin your job search. Key decision makers are back in the office after the holidays, and budgeting and workforce planning are on your side.

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Top Ten Job Seeker Blog Posts from 2017

1/3/2018 9:17:24 AM

Check out our top ten list of our most read job seeker blog posts from 2017:

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VIDEO: Hiring Conference Spotlight

10/25/2017 1:30:46 PM

Hiring Conference is the best opportunity to interview with several companies committed to the hiring process in just a few days. Orion hosts about 75 conferences a year nationwide, placing thousands of veterans yearly.

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A Step-by-Step Guide to an Ideal Military Transition Timeline

9/20/2017 9:03:47 AM

Orion usually begins working with military professionals who are approximately 18 months from their planned start date. Based on that timeline, you can use the following checklist as a guide to ensure you are doing everything possible to prepare yourself for success in Corporate America.

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8 Tips for a Successful Virtual Interview

9/6/2017 9:09:51 AM

As technology continues to advance, the world we live in continues to shrink. It’s now easier than ever to chat face-to-face with a loved one all the way across the world. This same technology is also changing the way we interview for jobs.

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What the "Forever GI Bill" Means for Veterans and Current Service Members

8/28/2017 9:49:00 AM

Last week, President Trump put pen to paper making the “Forever GI Bill” official. Formally known as the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017, the new bill makes many changes.

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4 Tips for Working with a Military Recruiting Firm

8/16/2017 1:18:12 PM

Making the transition from military to civilian life is an exciting time in the life of a veteran. Location, career, and compensation are among the many things that will be changing. This opportunity to start a new chapter also presents many challenges, perhaps the most overwhelming of which is finding and securing a satisfying civilian job.

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VIDEO: Unboxing an Offer Letter

8/2/2017 11:56:44 AM

Check out our unboxing video to find out what it's like to receive an offer letter from a great company like PPL Electric Utilities! 

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Engineering Careers for Veterans

6/6/2017 12:15:21 PM

Engineering is an in-demand career field and encompasses a broad range of positions. While many JMO candidates don’t feel qualified for a position in this field since they have been out of school for several years, in many cases it doesn’t matter if you have an engineering degree or not.  

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7 Tips for Landing a Civilian Job in 2017

1/4/2017 12:26:21 PM

With the new year comes new resolutions. As a service member, one of yours may be to successfully transition or retire from the military. And while there are many, many aspects to making the transition, we’ve compiled seven tips to keep in mind as you plan your transition.

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