Have a plan!

  Summit Wrap Up by MJ Boice If you weren’t able to attend NMSN’s Annual Military Spouse Career Summit last month, then you may have missed out on THE professional development event of the YEAR!  All professional development events should be sought

How to Network at a Conference

Attending a conference and making the most of it is about so much more than just soaking in all the new information you’ll learn. The other half of the equation is around all the people you’ll get to meet and network with.

Protect Your Business

Calling all entrepreneurs or aspiring entrepreneurs! You’re not going to want to miss this session during the summit. Rachel Brenke has created multiple successful businesses from the ground up. As a lawyer and MBA, she is currently helping entrepreneurs all over the

Living the Sweet Life

You can’t drive through Georgetown without seeing the line of people snaking down the street waiting for the opportunity to buy their Georgetown Cupcakes. It doesn’t matter how many other cup, cake shops or bakeries open up around town, the line never

Following along with a Tweetchat

Hopefully you’ve been following along with our monthly #NMSNcareers tweetchat covering everything from resumes to interviewing success. We’re so fortunate to have our NMSN resume expert, Amy Schofield and career coach, Sophia Marshall share their extensive knowledge with us. The next one

Getting a Headstart on 2015

It seems almost too crazy to believe, but January is right around the corner and with that comes a fresh new year. Resolutions are all well and find, but when it comes to your career, don’t leave anything to chance. Make sure

Meaningful Careers for Military and Veteran Spouses

When it came time to select a keynote speaker to kick off our Career Summit day of professional development, it was a no brainer. Rosye Cloud, the Senior Advisor for Veteran Employment (Veterans Benefits Administration) just gets it. We wish everyone in

Welcome aboard, First Data!

We’re so pleased to welcome First Data as a sponsor for this year’s summit.  In addition to the services they provide to small business owners, they are committed to hiring veterans and military spouses, making them a great fit for our event.

8 Personal Branding Hacks

If you’re a freelancer or a small business owner, you ARE a brand. How do you present yourself online and establish your expertise? Here are 8 tips for building your brand online. Read more….

Jumpstart Your Entrepreneurial Initiative

Ever thought about starting your own small business? You’re in good company! Women are the fastest growing demographic of entrepreneurial start-ups and military spouses – by and large – have the skills and tenacity to make great business owners. Anyone who can