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Bringing Yoga to Veterans Treatment Court

As seen in the Huffington Post, this is an interview with Jennifer Wright, who offers Mindful Yoga Therapy (MYT) training to Veterans and their families. She started with eight Veterans, ranging from OEF/OIF to Vietnam War Vets. One of those Vets introduced her to The Joseph House, a treatment-based shelter for Veterans in transition where…

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Victor Sierra — A Silent Hero

Wanting more stability for his growing family, Victor joined [the military] and went off to Fort Leonard Wood for Basic Combat Training. After that, it was off to Arizona to learn the ins and outs of intelligence analysis.

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Elevator Etiquette 101

Unless you are willing to take the stairs ten flights up each morning it’s a good idea to learn the proper decorum of the elevator, in hopes that it will make that minute of your (and your co-riders) day smoother.

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Veteran Profile: Marvin Lovell, United States Navy

Marvin Lovell, a young 19 year old boy from Brooklyn, was already considering joining the service; he wanted to participate in the advantages the service offered like education reimbursement, and a chance to see the world, but he was still on the fence. Once 9/11 hit, he asked to be placed in the military at the earliest possible availability.

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Should Software Testing Be Military?

Since its inception in March, the Sharp Decisions V.E.T.S.™ Program has flourished. With a goal toward serving America’s military members that voluntarily put their lives on the line for their country and bringing jobs back to America, the V.E.T.S.™ Program has continued to grow.

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Securing a Brighter Future for Our Veterans

Sharp Decisions has been expanding its veterans program since its inception in March of this year. As the second class of the program is now into its fourth week, the program is growing more successful every day due to the hard work and high character of the veterans the company has employed.

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Hiring DIY: Why You Should Leave It to the Specialists

As a business, Sharp Decisions understands the need to make cost effective decisions. So, when a hiring manager is hesitant—or downright adverse—about hiring a recruiting company because of the price, we understand. But, we’d also like to state our case, which is this: despite the price, recruiting companies are, in the long run, an economical solution to hiring.

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Tailoring Your Resume to Accentuate Your Assets

You wouldn’t wear an old frumpy suit into an interview, so why wouldn’t you customize your resume so that it fits the job to which you are applying and accentuates your assets in all the right places? Show off your most professional and polished self, while highlighting all the reasons that you are the ideal candidate for this particular role. In what follows, Sharp Decisions shows you how.

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Fatal Phone Flaws

We all know how important the resume, cover letter, and interview are in landing that ideal job, but we often neglect the significance of those brief e-mails and phone conversations we exchange with potential employers. Before overlooking the role correspondence plays in the hiring process, Sharp Decisions has a few pieces of advice for you to consider.

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The Sharp Decisions Insider’s Guide to Resumes, Volume 1: Formatting

Resume building is the critical first step in a serious job search. Tweaking and tailoring your CV is a true art – and a time consuming one at that – but the subtlest choices can mean the difference between a job and an opportunity lost. We’ve collected some excellent layout and formatting tips from the Sharp Decisions recruiters for improving how you look on paper.

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What am I Worth?, Episode #2: Recent Graduates

You’ve just graduated from a premier university with your undergrad or MBA, and you’re primed and ready to join the workforce. Does a high-priced education translate into highly-paid position for a first job? The Sharp Decisions Magic 8-Ball says, ‘Outlook not so good.’

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Sharp Decisions Goes Green

We’re proud to announce our new relationship with e-signature provider EchoSign! Over the next few months, we’ll be transitioning all of our onboarding forms from paper to PDF, allowing our candidates to fill out and sign their documents from virtually anywhere.

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