Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Kameren Guy Hodnett
As a veteran, your background is an important part of why you should be hired. Have an interview coming up and aren’t sure what you should say? Here’s a list of things absolutely every veteran should mention in every interview, no matter what.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
In a civilian job interview, it is important to translate your military skillset to your potential employer. With a little bit of thought and practice, you can anticipate the kinds of questions you’re likely to hear during a job interview. And you can prepare for them by having a friend or family member act as the interviewer. The goal is simple: you want to answer questions in a way that plays to your strengths.