SECO Facebook, LinkedIn and Events Invitation

During the month of April, the Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program office will host several events that we would like to invite military spouses to attend. Please review the following information for more details about each event and for registration procedures to join the discussions.

To join the LinkedIn discussions, participants will need to have a LinkedIn profile and request approval to join the MSEP Spouse Group page at the following link: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/4159976. Once approved, members can join all group discussions hosted by the MSEP Spouse Group. We find the link works better using Google Chrome versus Internet Explorer

  1. Military Spouse Employment Partnership Partner Facebook Live

Please join us on Thursday, April 18 at 3 p.m. ET for a Facebook Live event with featured employer, Strategic Staffing Solutions, an international provider of information technology and business services with industry experience in financial services, insurance, health care and energy/utility sectors.

To RSVP to attend, please visit https://www.facebook.com/events/2194145337582059/.

If you or military spouses in your community are interested, but are not able to attend, you can check out the thread and find more information by clicking on https://www.facebook.com/DoDMilSpouse/events/.

  1. Virtual Military Spouse Symposium – April 24 and 25, 2019

Register to attend the 2019 Virtual Military Spouse Symposium. No matter where you are in your career, this two-day event can help you sharpen the skills you need for your next pursuit. Write attention-grabbing resumes, ace your interview, get tips for negotiating a salary and much more.

At 3 p.m. ET each day, the VMSS concludes with a Facebook Live session with MSEP employers. Please make plans to join us to learn more about opportunities with Accurate Personnel on Wednesday, April 24, and Wayfair on Thursday, April 25.

To learn more about the available sessions and to RSVP, please visit https://myseco.militaryonesource.mil/portal/spousesymposium.

  1. Pay for College with Scholarships Tailored Just for You!

Make college more affordable by using MySECO’s Scholarship Finder to search through more than 90 scholarships carefully chosen just for you. Browse our database of financial resources offered specifically to military spouses and family members to make paying for college fast and easy.

Start now at https://myseco.militaryonesource.mil/Portal/SpouseProfile/SpouseFundingSources/


Register Now for the 2019 Virtual Spouse Symposium through MySeco

The Department of Defense Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program provides education and career guidance to military spouses worldwide and offers comprehensive resources and tools for all stages of your career progression.

You are welcome to take part in a Virtual Spouse Symposium is taking place April 24th-25th 2019.  Register HERE for the 2019 Virtual Spouse Symposium.

No matter where you are in your career, this two-day event can help you sharpen the skills you need for your next pursuit. Write attention-grabbing resumes, ace your interview, get tips for negotiating a salary and much more.

 


MSEP/SECO- Spouse Employment/Education Webinars (Online)

1.      LinkedIn Military Spouse Employment Partnership Networking Series 

Please join us on April 13 and 27, at noon EDT! Unisys will be highlighted

during the April 13 discussion, and SITEL will be highlighted during the

discussion on April 27. 

During the discussions, participants will have the opportunity to: 

*         Connect with key human resources professionals and hiring managers

from the companies and organizations of the Military Spouse Employment

Partnership. 

*         Discover new employment resources and services. 

*         Ask questions and get feedback. 

*         Network with other military spouses and share employment

experiences.  

Please go to https://www.linkedin.com/groups/4159976

<https://www.linkedin.com/groups/4159976>  for more information about the

networking series and to join the discussions. To join the LinkedIn

discussions, participants will need to have a LinkedIn profile and request

approval to join the MSEP Spouse Group page at the following link:

https://www.linkedin.com/groups/4159976

<https://www.linkedin.com/groups/4159976> . Once approved, members can join

all group discussions hosted by the MSEP Spouse Group. We find the link

works better using Chrome versus Internet Explorer. 

 

2.      Military Spouse Employment Partnership Facebook Partner Connect 

Please join us on Thursday, April 20 at 3 p.m. EDT.  

Booz Allen Hamilton, Floyd Lee Locums (formerly Trinity Healthcare Staffing)

and Pearl Interactive will join us on the Spouse Education and Career

Opportunities Facebook page for a 60-minute question-and-answer session.

This is an opportunity for military spouses to ask questions and communicate

with human resources and hiring experts from these companies.  

 

The upcoming SECO Virtual Military Spouse Symposium will feature up to 15

MSEP employers on May 18 for a Facebook Partner Connect. Join us! 

 

Join us on the Spouse Education and Career Opportunities Facebook page for a

60-minute question-and-answer session. This is an opportunity for military

spouses to ask questions and communicate with human resources and hiring

experts from these companies.  

Please visit https://www.facebook.com/DoDMilSpouse/events/

<https://www.facebook.com/DoDMilSpouse/events/>  for more information.  

 

For a list of upcoming Facebook chat discussions, visit the MySECO website

<https://myseco.militaryonesource.mil/Portal/Content/View/3854> . 

 

3.      SECO Career Counselor Discussion: Marine For Life and what they

offer Marine spouses 

Please join us on April 12, when Certified Career Counselors will answer all

your employment questions and give feedback directly related to you and your

situation. Network with other military spouses and learn tips from the

experts to help you succeed. 

Please visit https://www.facebook.com/events/114032902467460/

<https://www.facebook.com/events/114032902467460/>  to sign up for this

event.  

4.      Career Counseling Packages for Military Spouses Webinar 

Please join us at on Tuesday, April 18 at noon EDT. This webinar will

discuss the different Career Counseling Packages available for military

spouses. 

Registration is now open, please click here: webinar invitation

<https://einvitations.afit.edu/inv/index.cfm?i=337211&k=0162450B7A56> 

 

5.      Virtual Military Spouse Symposium – Mark Your Calendar 

Please join us on May 15-18 for the first Virtual Military Spouse Symposium,

hosted by the Department of Defense Spouse Education and Career

Opportunities program. This four-day virtual symposium will feature tracks

in career development, military spouse well-being, corporate connections and

more.  

Registration is now open! For registration details, please click here

<https://einvitations.afit.edu/inv/index.cfm?i=328385&k=01634A0A7352> .  

 

6.      Pay for College with Scholarships Tailored Just for You! 

Make college affordable by using MySECO’s Scholarship Finder to search

through more than 90 scholarships carefully chosen just for you. Browse our

database of financial resources offered specifically to military spouses and

family members to make paying for college fast and easy. Start now at

https://myseco.militaryonesource.mil/Portal/SpouseProfile/SpouseFundingSourc

es/Search.


MySECO Webinar

The following webinar opportunities are available for military spouses. During the discussions, attendees will learn about resources to expand your career opportunities. The following topics will be discussed during the upcoming webinars: 

*         Tuesday, March 21, at 12 p.m. EDT – Exploring the Resume Builder 

 Sign up today to reserve your spot at https://myseco.militaryonesource.mil/Portal/Content/View/4913.


MySECO’s Scholarship Finder (Spouse Scholarship Opportunities)

Make college affordable by using MySECO’s Scholarship Finder to search through more than 90 scholarships carefully chosen just for you. Browse our database of financial resources offered specifically to military spouses and family members to make paying for college fast and easy. Start now at https://myseco.militaryonesource.mil/Portal/SpouseProfile/SpouseFundingSources/Search <https://myseco.militaryonesource.mil/Portal/SpouseProfile/SpouseFundingSources/Search&gt; .