- Category: Events
- Created on Monday, November 16 2015
Piscataway, NJ - Edgewood Properties, Inc. (www.edgewoodproperties.com) will be hosting a Veterans Job Fair on Saturday, December 12, 2015 10 am to 4 pm in South Plainfield. Representatives of Edgewood Properties, Inc. will be present to meet with candidates seeking positions in various fields.
- Category: Job Trends
- Created on Friday, November 06 2015
As with the first Friday of each month, the BLS employment statistics were released today. Attached is our monthly ‘cheat sheet’ for your use and information. The national unemployment rate decreased slightly from 5.1% to 5.0% and the Veteran unemployment numbers decreased from 4.3% to 3.9%.
- Category: Blog
- Created on Wednesday, October 21 2015
It’s always a good feeling to be surrounded by your family, safe and sound at home. Getting your ducks in order for your career transition may be somewhat tricky. You’re so used to the way you’ve been doing things, and now your landscape has drastically changed. Before you attempt to enter the civilian workforce, hit the ground with a functional plan.
- Category: Blog
- Created on Tuesday, October 06 2015
When it comes time to put your uniform away and begin transitioning into civilian life after years of military service, you may be feeling confident about your job prospects. After all, the military taught you a variety of valuable skills, including leadership and how to be a team player.You would be an asset to any employer.
Unfortunately, the unemployment rate for veterans is much higher than that of the general population. That means there could be a disconnect somewhere between the skills valued military members offer and those that civilian employers are looking for.