Military Spouses often find it difficult to seek, obtain, and sustain professional careers commensurate with their level of education and experience. In Gear Career is a nonprofit that was started by Military Spouses for Military Spouses, and operates on the principle that...Read More
As a Military Spouse it is critical that you identify and market your personal brand, and that you tailor this brand for the type of opportunities in your target area. One of the challenges we face as Military Spouses is transferring our skills between major career fields in...Read More
When you meet Dr. Betsey Blakeslee, you are likely to get a warm welcome and a big hug. She radiates positive energy and excitement as she talks about her latest endeavor, restoring historic sites on the Revolutionary War Supply Trail at West Point. When talking to Dr....Read More
Attending a job fair may not lead to an immediate job offer, but it is an excellent opportunity to expand your professional network and connect with potential employers and other job seekers that can help you advance your career. Here are seven strategies to help you succeed at...Read More
It is unusual to find any working professional who feels entirely comfortable with the salary negotiation process, and Military Spouses are no different. With a tough job market across the globe, Military Spouses, even more than most, can be so grateful to receive an offer of...Read More
In Gear Career is a nonprofit organization created by Military Spouses for Military Spouses past and present. We provide a free forum for professional development, community support, information sharing, and networking to address the unique challenges faced by the career-minded Military Spouses.
Research a specific career field, learn about post-graduate education opportunities and read advice on professional development and employment topics that affect all career minded Military Spouses.
Become part of a Local Chapter to network with other career minded Military Spouses in your location. Meet other inspiring spouses and influential community leaders as we gather for professional development and social functions.
Browse our forums and connect with Military Spouses who work in a similar occupational field. Seek advice, find a mentor, learn about opportunities, and share your knowledge. Collectively help each other to advance your individual careers.