Student Veterans

At the Office of Career Success, we thank our student veterans for their military service and sacrifice. We support the career development needs of Isenberg student veterans through direct service and engagement with our events, programs, resources, and career coaches, and through referrals and to tailored resources designed to support military veterans in navigating their post-service employment path. We know that the transition from military to civilian life is unique and varied. We are ready to help you translate your military skills, leveraging your combined service and education expertise and your ultimate pursuit beyond your time at Isenberg School of Management. Log in to set up your preference to be notified when content for student veterans becomes available.

Student Veterans

How To Handle Uncomfortable Interview Questions About Your Service

We spoke with Tara Carlidge, Recruiting Manager at Citi and former Personnel Officer in the U.S. Army, to ask her about how veterans should react if a hiring manager asks them a question about their time in the military that …

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From Camo to Business Casual: A Veteran’s Guide to Job Hunting in the Civilian World

As a veteran, making the transition from a military to civilian job can be a daunting task. When looking to obtain a civilian job after years of working under military structure, you may have questions about how to create a …

By Noelle Menard
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Transferrable Veteran Skills and Why it’s Important to ‘Show Up’

Le Nette Rutledge retired from the United States Navy after 10 years of service. During that time, the fields in which she focused included leadership development, facilitation/instructional design, career counseling (specifically recruiting) and anti-submarine warfare.

She is now head of …

By Noelle Menard
Noelle Menard Career Center Coordinator Noelle Menard
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The Civilian Uniform: How to Dress for ‘Business Casual’

“Business casual” is a phrase that is used quite liberally throughout the country right now. The trend began during the last decade when corporate America came to a collective understanding that employees don’t necessarily work better when they are dressed …

By Noelle Menard
Noelle Menard Career Center Coordinator Noelle Menard
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5 Fortune 500 CEOs Who Served in the Military

When it comes to transitioning from military service to civilian life, many veterans wonder how the experiences and skills they’ve developed will translate to a new career. We’ve explored this topic in-depth, with our series of articles distilled from our …

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