Summer 2017

A Message from the Associate Director

SECO Program Director

Take time for your career goals this summer. C. Eddy Mentzer, Associate Director, Office of Military Family Readiness Policy, highlights some great resources to get you to where you want to go.

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Virtual Military Spouse Symposium Success

Virtual Military Spouse Symposium

Thousands of Military Spouses from around the world participated in the first-ever Virtual Military Spouse Symposium. The hugely successful event connected spouses with recruiters, career counseling sessions, opportunities to network with each other and enhance their well-being.

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Career Exploration

Find Your Next Job Faster Now on MySECO

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All the tools — all on one site. MySECO just got another great addition with the MSEP job search tool. Now you can search for jobs to find the perfect role, in the same easy-to-use place you’re used to find the best career advice.

(Take the first step.)

Reader Recommended

Starting a New Chapter in a New Home

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Just moved? As you start to settle into your new home, enjoy the adventure. This is your big chance to explore, so connect with your military community to make the most of this exciting opportunity to begin a new chapter of your MilLife.

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Being a Working Military Spouse

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Military Spouse Appreciation Month might be over, but you can still read about Adecco’s recognition of what it means to be a working military spouse. (Read more.)

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Attend a Virtual Event

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The SECO program offers regularly scheduled online opportunities to connect with employers from the Military Spouse Employment Partnership. Follow the SECO program on Facebook and LinkedIn to engage in direct dialogue with hiring representatives from a wide variety of industries. (Learn more.)

Did You Know?

The Military Families Learning Network offers a wide array of webinars on topics ranging from military caregiving to nutrition to personal finances.

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Connect on LinkedIn

Connect on LinkedIn

Join our new Military Spouses and Entrepreneurship group on LinkedIn to hear from successful military spouse small business owners and experts.

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What can the Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program do for you? Find out during an upcoming webinar.

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Upcoming Events

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation hiring events offer a venue for military job seekers and their spouses to connect with employers.


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