A Veteran’s Guide to Pursuing an MBA

9/3/2019 10:59:54 AM

If you are a veteran thinking about pursuing an MBA, it is important to consider a few factors before choosing the right school, especially one that is veteran friendly. Schools that recognize and have programs in place for veterans will help you to succeed and excel in your program. In turn, your MBA experience will be successful.

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Key Resources for Active Duty Military and Veterans Preparing to Interview

8/27/2019 9:32:59 AM

Are you a transitioning military member or a veteran preparing to interview and not sure where to begin? We’ve just launched a new page, Interview Essentials, filled with our most highly recommended podcasts and videos to kickstart your career search and interview with confidence and success.

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Top 5 Best Cities for Veteran Job Seekers

8/20/2019 10:40:53 AM

When transitioning out of the military, one of the main drivers in choosing a new career is geographic location. Most job seekers want to live in a location that is either closer to family, has a mild climate, a low cost of living, etc., but it is important to keep in mind that you should first consider the job climate in a particular city or region. You have to go where the jobs are!

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Careers for Navy Nuclear Technician Veterans

8/13/2019 10:22:33 AM

LISTEN TO OUR PODCAST: FORMER NAVY NUKE TURNED RECRUITER SHARES HIS MILITARY TRANSITION STORY In this episode, Chris Dove, former Navy Nuclear Electrician and Recruiter at Orion, joins the show to discuss his military transition and share the insight he has gained along the way.

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5 Signs Franchise Ownership is Right for You

8/6/2019 10:28:09 AM

Orion has partnered with JDog to provide exclusive franchise opportunities for honorably discharged Veterans and Military family members. The company is seeking motivated entrepreneurs to own and operate a franchise, backed by JDog’s proven business model and all of the support you need to be successful. JDog franchise opportunities include JDog Junk Removal & Hauling and JDog Carpet Cleaning

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PODCAST: Everything You Need to Know About Preparing for the Interview Process

7/30/2019 10:54:33 AM

Are you beginning your transition out of the military and wondering where to start? Brian Henry, former Marine Corps Officer and current Senior Vice President of Recruiting at Orion Talent, joined our From the Battlefield to the Boardroom podcast to discuss what you can do to prepare for the interview process, including how to research yourself, building a library of stories to help sell yourself during the interview, and how to answer any question successfully with the STAR format.

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Veteran Spotlight: Mark Dewitz

7/23/2019 10:25:52 AM

After an almost 24-year career in the Air Force, Mark Dewitz decided to retire and pursue a career in the civilian world. Like most veterans, Mark had really enjoyed his time in the military and was worried he would not find a career as rewarding as the one he experienced in the Air Force.

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Job Interview DON’TS: What NOT to do During a Job Interview

7/16/2019 10:35:10 AM

Staffing Industry Analysts recently shared an article highlighting what HR professionals and Hiring Managers have experienced during interviews. From candidates eating food to showing up in bunny slippers, these interview “don’ts” take the cake!

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Careers for Veterans with Siemens

7/9/2019 12:24:11 PM

Over the last 20 years, nearly 1,500 Veterans have found rewarding careers at Siemens through Orion Talent in Engineering, Manufacturing, Research & Development, IT, Sales & Marketing, and Operations roles, and approximately 2,500 veterans have joined Siemens since 2011.

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Happy Independence Day from Orion Talent

7/2/2019 10:39:49 AM

Independence Day is a special day in which we honor our nation’s independence on July 4, 1776 with the signing of the Declaration of Independence, declaring the original 13 colonies as part of a new nation - the United States of America. On our nation’s 243rd birthday, we would like to take a moment to reflect on why we celebrate this holiday.

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