Veterans

Welcome Veterans!

We are excited that you have chosen Schreiner University to pursue your education.  The Center for Advising and Career Development has many new initiatives and resources to help you transition to the civilian workforce.  There are many employers who are looking for candidates just like you! Along with our targeted programming and career fairs, we also have a career advisor to assisting you throughout your professional endeavors!

The Center for Advising and Career Development is here to help you with:

One-on-One Career Advising  Resume and Cover Letter Support  LinkedIn and Networking Assistance  Interview Preparation  Job & Internship Search

…and more! Check out our resource library for the full volume of support offered.

Schedule an Appointment Today!

 

Labor Market Insights Announcement

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Labor markets are rapidly changing with the transformation of industries. As a student, a knowledge of employment trends, skills lists, education requirements and salaries is essential to inform your career decisions, and prepare you for the job market. 

uConnect has …

By Wendy Blaettner
Wendy Blaettner Director of the Schreiner Experience Wendy Blaettner
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Interview Tips For Veterans On The Job Hunt

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We spoke with Tara Carlidge, Recruiting Manager at Citi and former Personnel Officer in the U.S. Army, to ask her about the biggest mistakes that veterans make during interviews, which could keep them from getting a civilian / corporate job they …

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How To Translate Veteran Experience To Land A Civilian Job

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We spoke with Tara Carlidge, Recruiting Manager at Citi and former Personnel Officer in the U.S. Army, to ask her about what advice she has for veterans trying to translate their experience serving into the corporate/civilian world when they go …

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Ways To Highlight Your Skills To Match Civilian Roles

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We spoke with Tara Carlidge, Recruiting Manager at Citi and former Personnel Officer in the U.S. Army, to ask her to give an example of how someone who served can directly correlate their role in the military to a role …

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How to Be Flexible While Looking for Civilian Roles

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We spoke with Tara Carlidge, Recruiting Manager at Citi and former Personnel Officer in the U.S. Army, to ask her about what most companies think about translating seniority level for veterans to the corporate/civilian world. Here’s what we learned:

To …

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Featured Resources

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Transitioning From the Military to College
Benefits for Veterans