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The Sandboxx Team seeks to free our military and veteran lifestyles of friction

Building Mentor Relationships as You Transition to the Civilian Workforce

Feeling intimidated by your civilian job search? LtCol Murphy reminds you to succeed in the civilian world like you did in the military--with the help of your mentors. Sandboxx has teamed up with Betts Recruiting to help you smartly navigate your career transitions and avoid common pitfalls. Get helpful content, tailored for where you are in your military ...

5 Networking Tips for Transitioning Careers

Feeling intimidated by your civilian job search? So your online presence is strong with your LinkedIn profile and resume updated. Have you thought about how best to leverage your network for transition opportunities? Sandboxx has teamed up with Betts Recruiting to help you smartly navigate your career transitions and avoid common pitfalls. Get helpful content, tailored for where you ...

SlaySession #22 – Fan Friday

I went back and picked a few of your "favorite" workouts to make this week's... Fan Friday workout. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do, knowing how much you probably won't. This week, my father told me a joke. It's so bad it's actually a little funny. "Why did the belt go ...

Straight Talk on Professional Communication for Transitioning Veterans

Feeling overwhelmed by your civilian job search? Uncertain of the communication skills you will need as you transition back into the professional civilian world?  Sandboxx has teamed up with Betts Recruiting to help you smartly navigate your career transitions and avoid common pitfalls. Get helpful content, tailored for where you are in your military journey, each week ...

LinkedIn Profile Advice for Transitioning Veterans

Feeling intimidated by your civilian job search? You might have heard that a LinkedIn profile is as important as a resume to your job search. Even if you have set up a profile, here are some tips to help yours.  Sandboxx has teamed up with Betts Recruiting to help you smartly navigate your career transitions and avoid common pitfalls. ...

How to Format a Resume with Your Military Experience

Feeling overwhelmed by your civilian job search? Maybe you're sick of hearing how important your resume will be for your job search. Here's some simple, useful advice to help you translate your military experience to civilian recruiters. Sandboxx has teamed up with Betts Recruiting to help you smartly navigate your career transitions and avoid common pitfalls. Get ...

Recommended Professional Reading List for Transitioning Veterans

Feeling overwhelmed by your civilian job search? Uncertain of how to learn about different industries and build new skillsets?  Sandboxx has teamed up with Betts Recruiting to help you smartly navigate your career transitions and avoid common pitfalls. Get helpful content, tailored for where you are in your military journey, each week in the Sandboxx app! Reentering ...

How to Translate Your Military Experience to Your Civilian Resume

Feeling overwhelmed by your civilian job search? Uncertain of how to leverage your military skills to get the job you want?  Sandboxx has teamed up with Betts Recruiting and other partners to help you smartly navigate your career transitions and avoid common pitfalls. Get helpful content, tailored for where you are in your military journey, each week ...

Tips and tools for finding your career fit as a transitioning veteran

Do you feel lacking in direction about your civilian career? Or do you feel pigeonholed into one location or career track? Many service members sell themselves short in the roles they target, or restrict their search more than necessary. Just because you were infantry in the service doesn't mean your mandatory career path is security or ...