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Fort Benning SFL-TAP hosts first Facebook “live” hiring event

SFL-TAP Virtual job fair 4-27-2017

By Bruce W. Derdoski Jr., Fort Benning Transition Services Specialist / FORT BENNING, Ga. – The Soldier for Life-Transition Assistance team hosted its first ever Facebook live hiring event April 27, and it’s possibly the first time this Facebook technology has been leveraged by any SFL-TAP Center in the U.S. Army to connect transitioning Soldiers with prospective employers. Fort Benning’s

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Fort Benning, Fort Polk partner for live virtual hiring event

Transitioning Soldiers from Fort Benning and Fort Polk Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Programs participated in the first combined virtual hiring event Feb. 27 via facebook live.

Bruce W. Derdoski Jr., Fort Benning SFL-TAP, Transition Services Specialist / FORT BENNING, Ga. – The Fort Benning Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program hosted 27 transitioning Soldiers Feb. 27 for our first Watch / Connect Party where we tuned into a Fort Polk hiring event live on Facebook. These parties, featuring live broadcasts, allow our transitioning Soldiers to connect

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Fort Benning SFL-TAP hosts first employer tour of 2017

SFL-TAP employers tour - tank

Bruce W. Derdoski Jr., Transition Services Specialist / FORT BENNING, Ga. – Prospective employers braved cold and windy conditions Jan. 27 at the Rangers in Action demonstration at Victory Pond as two transitioning Soldiers fielded questions from the employers about the skills Soldiers learn during their training at Fort Benning. Employers were given the opportunity to observe the Rangers in Action

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Soldier for Life Center Welcomes new Career Skills Programs Manager

Yolanda Gossett - CSP Administrator

By Bruce W. Derdoski Jr., Transition Services Specialist / FORT BENNING, Ga. – The Army has a relatively new resource program to assist transitioning service members and we’re excited that it has arrived at Fort Benning. With that being said, our team at Fort Benning is proud to welcome Ms. Yolanda Gossett to our SFL-TAP Center team as the new

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Fort Benning Transition Program partners with Duke Energy for employment opportunities

Fort Benning Transitioning Soldiers recently took the first step of the Construction and Skills Trades Test (CAST) administered by Charlie Spicer (blue shirt), the Lead Military Recruiter for Duke Energy. (Photo by Bruce W. Derdoski Jr.)

By Bruce W. Derdoski Jr., Transition Services Specialist / FORT BENNING, Ga. – Twelve transitioning Soldiers from Fort Benning registered and recently attended one of two Lineman Information Sessions presented by Charlie Spicer, the Lead Military Recruiter for Duke Energy. Spicer distributed Construction and Skills Trades Test (CAST) Lineman Test Study Guides during these information sessions.  Seven Soldiers took the

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