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Officers Into Teaching

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Former army officer and OA Director of Employment, Laura Blair, shares her passion for education as a career pathway for veterans.

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1: Identifying Your Skills and Strengths

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Boost your job search in 2021 with the OA’s series of expert careers advice. We start with the fundamental question: How do you identify your…

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New Year, New Civilian Career

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OA Career Consultant Jo Sturdy advises planning ahead to avoid transition ground-rush.

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Getting CV Ready: Expert CV Advice

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Let’s face it; the reason your CV is crucial in the job application process is that it’s the one document designed to ‘position’ you as…

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Be Street-Smart, Agile and Adaptable to Find Your Next Role in an Ever-Changing Economic Climate

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The genie is out of the bottle. Employees and employers have found working from home to be just as productive and it is unlikely there…

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In an environment of risk and uncertainty, why do military people shine?

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The ability of military people to feel comfortable with uncertainty and problem solve with imperfect information is, without doubt, an asset in such unprecedented times.

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Armed Forces Day Highlights How Valuable The Military’s Transferable Skills Are To Employers

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The OA’s CEO believes that Armed Forces Day allows us to highlight the value of the Military’s Transferable Skills To Employers

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Webinar | How Do Your Military Skills And Experiences Add Value To Business?

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Now more than ever, you can show that the skills you learnt in the military, such as risk planning, business continuity and leadership, are vital…

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