About Karina Garcia

Karina Garcia joined PeopleScout June 2014 as a Veteran Career Counselor supporting the Wal-Mart Veterans Welcome Home Commitment Program. As a Veteran Career Counselor, she assisted veterans with their transitioning process by providing professional career advice and helping with resume building. Prior to PeopleScout, she served 5 years in the United States Marine Corps as a Food Service Specialist and Marine Corps Embassy Security Guard until her discharge in 2013. She is currently a senior at DePaul University majoring in Communications and Media. With her degree focus, she now works as a Marketing Coordinator with the Communications and Marketing Team for PeopleScout. Karina is a mother of 6-year-old son Jovani and spends most of her free time taking him out to explore the city.

Positions, Companies and Salaries – Oh My!

    Let’s face it; job hunting can be an overwhelming but rewarding experience. Rewarding because you have acquired your degree or work experience and you’re ready to begin a career. Overwhelming because you wonder what job site to start with. Then, when you’ve found that job site, you wonder what title you should use

By |2019-01-11T09:47:22+00:00January 10th, 2019|Categories: Veteran's Corner|0 Comments

How to Identify a Military-Friendly Company

When thinking of a military-friendly company, one may ask, what exactly is a military-friendly company? It’s the standard that measures an organization’s commitment, effort and success in creating sustainable and meaningful benefit for the military community. First and foremost, it’s important to understand that the military community refers to the people who serve, serve alongside

By |2018-12-12T09:58:56+00:00November 13th, 2018|Categories: Veteran's Corner|0 Comments