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Oh, Tony Blair

Posted by on May 2, 2017

Oh, Tony Blair

Although Tony Blair came to power as leader of a Labour government, his premiership has not followed the standard Labour Party policy of pacifism and anti-war sentiment. Neither has there been towards US foreign policy. Mr Blair reportedly stated that we might be a lucky generation that’ll never need to send individuals to war. In reality, he’s participated in more military campaigns...

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Post Deployment Employment Skills

Posted by on Nov 25, 2016

Post Deployment Employment Skills

When leaving the military, you might think employment chances for veterans are slim, but there are actually a lot of occupations that are exclusive to you and your skillset. In the US, the department of veteran issues has been working consistently in creating job openings that are exclusive for veterans and their skillsets, people, their partners and siblings. With the official seal of the US...

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How I Became Interested In The Armed Forces

Posted by on Dec 4, 2015

With all of the unrest across the globe, people thought I was crazy to consider the armed forces as a career move. “Aren’t you scared you’ll be sent to a war zone?” they asked me. Yep, I sure am scared of getting shot at, but I’ll get to shoot back, and that’s a big plus in my book. My job in lawn care services is OK, but if you don’t own the business you don’t make as much money. Beginning Pay...

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Finding Work After The Army

Posted by on Apr 13, 2015

Finding Work After The Army When you leave the military, you are actually facing a career change. And, changing jobs is never easy. Then, you mix the intensity and responsibility of army life with the relatively non-threatening life of the civilian, and you find yourself need to make even bigger adjustments. But there are aids in finding work after the army, and in adjusting to non-military...

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