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

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
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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
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Why Wall Street Loves Military Veterans

Although work-life balance is getting better on Wall Street, entry-level investment banking positions are still incredibly grueling. Working 100 hours a week for several weeks in a row is not uncommon. Nor is feeling immense pressure to turn something around …

By Derek Loosvelt - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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From Veteran to Civilian: How to Navigate Re-Entry Effectively

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Military life is one that must be lived to be understood. No movie, book or story can possibly give an accurate representation of the experience because so much of it is felt in the soul. But, once …

By Tammy McKinney, RN - Hospital Recruiting
Hospital Recruiting
Hospital Recruiting | Physician and Healthcare Job Board.
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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 …

By Stephan Maldonado - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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