Resume Mistakes

By | 2017-10-11T16:33:58+00:00 October 11th, 2017|

Your resume is often the first contact you make with a potential employer—and that first impression can make or break your chances of getting a job. That’s why writing your resume—and ensuring that it’s spotless—is such an important part of your job search journey. You see, the worst resume mistakes are the ones that are deceptively [...]

LockLeed Grand Opening

By | 2017-08-17T14:16:17+00:00 August 17th, 2017|

LockLeed is proud to announce we will be expanding into a new office location on October 1st. We invite you to come celebrate with us from 11:00 – 4:00 on October 20th. There will be great food, raffle drawings, and networking. Look for more details in the weeks to come.

Translating Your Military Resume

By | 2017-07-05T14:22:33+00:00 July 5th, 2017|

Translating Your Resume In order to be successful in your second career, you must be able to bring your military training and experience to your civilian employment, so you can make a bigger impact within the business organization and increase your value to the organization. In the business world, the bigger the splash you make, [...]

10 Advantages of Hiring A Veteran

By | 2017-01-17T16:40:36+00:00 January 17th, 2017|

A number users responded to the question "What are the advantages of hiring someone who has been in the U.S. Military?" Of the responders, retired Marine sergeant and current hiring manager Jon Davis outlined ten key reasons employers should hire military veterans. 1. Veterans come from a previous culture built for mission accomplishment in mind.  [...]

Do You Think You May Be Overqualified?

By | 2017-01-09T17:52:48+00:00 January 4th, 2017|

Target your resume To keep your resume in consideration, even for positions that are of a very different level from your previous jobs, consider these methods: Address the issue. Use your resume's summary or objective section to highlight your interests, values, or other reasons why this is not just any job to you. If you have a management background, [...]