Veterans Employment

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) for Military Personnel Legislation Update

Under current federal law, states can only issue a CDL to a legal resident of the state issuing the CDL.  This causes problems with military personnel trying to get their CDL before they get out of the military because they are often stationed in locations other than in their home state. Both the Departments of Transportation …

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Body Language is Integral to Interviewing

Many job-seekers don’t realize the importance of body language when interviewing for a job, but experienced interviewers are experts at reading what you are not saying with words. Eighty-five percent of what you “say” during an interview is not spoken. Because interviewers form an opinion of you during the first ten minutes of the interview, …

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Updated VRAP Information – May 4, 2012

I picked up some more information this morning on VRAP. Here it is – “To apply or learn more information about VRAP or Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment benefits, including on how to apply please call 1-800-827-1000 or visit www.benefits.va.gov/VOW and fill out an online application (VONAPP), or Complete VA Form 28-1900, Disabled Veterans Application for …

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