SECO Events in July for Military Spouses

July 10, 2018|Posted in: Education, Employment, Scholarships, Training

Visit https://myseco.militaryonesource.mil/Portal/Home/EventDetails for more information

1.   Ask the Expert Chat: Thinking about Graduate School? Explore Your Options.

Military spouses are invited to connect with SECO Career Coaches during the ‘Thinking about Graduate School? Explore Your Options’ presentations commencing on Wednesday, July 11th and continuing through Friday, July 13th, 2018. Career Coaches will answer all your education questions and give feedback directly related to you and your graduate school search. Learn tips from the experts to help you succeed and network with other military spouses. More information about this event and registration details will be available soon!

2.   MSEP Partner LinkedIn Discussion Series

On Thursday, July 12th at 10am, military spouses are invited to visit the MSEP Spouse Group on LinkedIn to

  • Connect with key human resource professionals and hiring managers from an organization of the Military Spouse Employment Partnership.
  • Discover new employment resources and services.
  • Ask questions and get feedback.
  • Network with other military spouses and share employment experiences.

MSEP employer, Frontline National LLC, a nationally-renowned staffing firm dedicated to identifying and placing superior candidates who possess the qualification, energy and talent to match the high standards of clients’ expectations, will be the featured presenter during this discussion.

Interested military spouses should visit https://www.linkedin.com/groups/4159976 for more information about the networking series and to join the discussions. Remember that to join the LinkedIn discussions, participants will first need to have a LinkedIn profile and request approval to join the MSEP Spouse Group by clicking on the same link presented above. Once approved, members can join all group discussions hosted by the MSEP Spouse Group. (Note that the link works better using Chrome versus Internet Explorer.)

3.   Webinar-Translating Your Skills to Increase Your Marketability

Join us on Wednesday, July 18th at 12pmfor the webinar entitled ‘Translating Your Skills to Increase Your Marketability’. Determining your skills is paramount to your success in marketing yourself on your resume, in a job interview and while networking. Tune in to learn different techniques that will help you identify your skills, develop language to communicate your skills, and grow your confidence in marketing yourself to an employer highlighting why you are a great choice for their company.

To RSVP to attend this event, kindly visit https://einvitations.afit.edu/inv/index.cfm?i=405559&k=0661470C7E5E

4.   MSEP Partner Connect!

Military spouses: come and join us on Thursday, July 19th at 1pm fora Facebook Live! Event with featured MSEP employer, Manpower Inc., a staffing services provider to more than 400,000 clients worldwide. This will be a great opportunity for you to ask questions, discover new employment resources and services and communicate with human resource professionals and hiring managers from this organization that is committed to hiring military spouses.

If you or military spouses in your community are interested, but are not able to attend, feel free to find more information by clicking on https://www.facebook.com/DoDMilSpouse/events/.

5.    Career Coach Live Event

Come and participate in our Career Coach Live Facebook Event on Thursday, July 26th, 2018 at 1pm to learn how to craft the perfect resume. A career coach will provide tips on how to highlight your transferable skills and work experience to potential employers. More information about this event and registration details will be available soon!

6.   Pay for College with Scholarships Tailored Just for You!

Military spouses can make college more affordable by using the “My SECO Scholarship Finder” to search through more than 90 scholarships carefully chosen just for them. Interested spouses are encouraged to browse through the database of financial resources offered specifically to military spouses and family members to make paying for college fast and easy. Start your search now at https://myseco.militaryonesource.mil/Portal/SpouseProfile/SpouseFundingSources/Search.