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Hiring warriors in higher ed

by Carol Patton

Like many employers, higher ed institutions are reaching out to military veterans to fill skilled positions. Military service offers rich opportunities for individuals to develop a wide variety of skills that translate to well-paying jobs in the civilian world.

However, deciphering a veteran’s work history is tricky. Resumes may be cluttered with military jargon, acronyms or technical certifications. Without a military background, it’s difficult—if not impossible—for a civilian to assess a veteran’s abilities.

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