07 Apr '12, 2pm

Military Spouses: Careers: There is no question that being a military spouse poses many challenges – juggling a

There is no question that being a military spouse poses many challenges – juggling a career can be one of them. Until the age social networking, knowing and connecting with a military spouse with a career was a rarity. Moving around often, leaves many spouses too frustrated and unemployable for one reason or the other. Even those spouses with degrees who already started careers prior to “marrying the military” found it difficult to re-invent themselves repeatedly on each move. Think about this example, as a teacher I had to go through the testing in each state to gain full credentials. Things have changed a bit over the years with the military offering less frequent moves and the opportunities for spouses to find ‘virtual” employment or keep their chosen field current through the internet being readily available.

Full article: http://hooahwife.com/2012/04/07/military-spousescareers/

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