About Carl Vickers

Carl has been with PeopleScout for almost four years and serves as the Military Recruitment SME/ Sr. Military Recruiter for PeopleScout. He has been focused on veteran recruitment for over 6 years including a prior role. He also serves as a Military Liaison with the ESGR (Employer Support of Guard and Reserve) for the State of Indiana where he and his wife and four kids reside.

Veterans – You’ve got Skills and Abilities!

Your transitioning out of the military, employers are reaching out to you based on the skills you have gained in the military; however, you have no desire to continue down that career path, what do you do? Change your focus. Start by asking yourself, “What do I really want to do?”. Look at your priorities,

By |2018-12-12T10:20:19+00:00August 17th, 2018|Categories: Veteran's Corner|Tags: , , , , , , |2 Comments

Location and Vocation-The struggle is real.

Your active duty career ends in 6 months and you’re currently stationed overseas or on the opposite side of the US. You have taken a long hard look at your plans to leave the service and are setting your priorities accordingly. You have taken the required transition courses, built your master resume and have

By |2020-03-02T09:28:04+00:00July 19th, 2017|Categories: Veteran's Corner|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Training – It Matters

From the time you signed the blank check to the military you have been going through training. At times it seemed like non-stop and repetitive, while at other times it was very challenging. It does not matter which branch you served in, the training was ALWAYS mandatory. Like me, at times you’ve asked yourself

By |2020-03-02T10:23:36+00:00November 30th, 2016|Categories: Before the Interview, Job Satisfaction, Training, Veteran's Corner|2 Comments

Networking – A Flanking Maneuver

• What is networking? According to Webster’s dictionary, the definition of networking is: “the exchange of information or services among individuals, groups, or institutions; specifically: the cultivation of productive relationships for employment or business.” As veterans we used such skills daily. When faced with transitioning from service to civilian life, we may not think our

By |2018-08-24T13:06:19+00:00September 28th, 2016|Categories: Networking, Veteran's Corner|0 Comments