Is an Internship Right for You?

In addition to many work-related challenges military spouses face, a hyper-competitive job market makes building a career seem borderline impossible. While military spouses have some special programs on their side to help them build career momentum, one of the oldest and most effective resume-building practices shouldn’t be ignored: Internships. Internships, whether unpaid (good) or paid […]

College Bound?

The kids are all headed back to school, but what about YOU?¬† Is college right for you?¬† How will you afford it?¬† What‚Äôs out there to help you reach your dreams?¬† You may have heard that there is tuition assistance for spouses.¬† We‚Äôre here to give you the skinny on it! The Post 9/11-GI Bill […]

FlexJobs: Finding Your Ideal Flex

Finding Your Ideal Flex by Jessica Howington Jessica Howington is a prior stay at home mom with a background in education and healthcare. As a researcher and Team Lead for the writing team for the award-winning site¬†FlexJobs¬†, she strives to support those in search of flexible employment opportunities through finding and verifying legitimate flexible positions. […]

How to Spot and Report Job Scams

SargesList is proud to offer this information courtesy of Jessica Howington with FlexJobs. While growth of the Internet and technical knowledge has allowed for a job search to be conducted from the comfort of ones home, it has also opened a Pandora‚Äôs Box of potential job scams. One of the most vulnerable times in a […]

The Thrift Savings Plan: Are You Contributing Yet?

by: Kisha A. Taylor, Writer/Editor The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board If not, what are you waiting for? You are eligible to contribute to the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) as soon as you begin your military service. Saving for your retirement with the TSP makes sense no matter how many years you plan to serve […]

Military Spouse: What to Do When It’s Time to Get Back to Work

Knowing when to get back to work is a tricky decision in and of itself for any military spouse. So taking those initial steps into a job search can feel like a momentous task. However, understanding the transition back into the workforce can help with embracing the new journey you are about to embark upon. […]

Vets Hiring Vets!

C.R. England is a family owned and operated company that opened their doors in 1920. Gene and Bill England are both World War II veterans and have a special place in their hearts for veterans. ¬†May 2012 they kicked off a veterans hiring initiative with the ‚ÄúService to Semis‚Äù program. The company hired a retired […]

Work for SargesList!

SargesList is expanding! As the leading provider of classifieds information to the Military Community, SargesList is looking to add talented and motivated people to fill a number of important positions in our company.¬† Building on our recent partnership with Military Times in which we power their classifieds offering, we are looking for Sales Associates and […]

Home-Based Business Week

Did you know the first week of October is National Home-Based Business Week? If you own a home-based business, you’re in good company! There are approximately 20 million small business owners who work from their homes. Working from Home is Hard Work! At SargesList, we know first-hand that working from home is still work, as […]

Thinking of Starting a Home-Based Business?

At some point, many military spouses find themselves facing the home-based business ¬†crossroad. The desire to keep working, while constantly moving and balancing the needs of a family (often for months on end without support) do not necessarily mesh well with a traditional career path. Many home-based businesses seem to fit the bill. Military spouses […]