January 29th, 2020
Let’s face it, deployments are rough. With each and every deployment, military spouses pick up tips and tricks on how to deal with the separation, the intermittent communication, and the things that will inevitably go wrong in your spouse’s absence (flat tire, flu, leaky pipe, etc.). But the fear and worry? Those are always present and often the most difficult to deal with. In fact, worrisome thoughts can seem to literally echo off the walls when your spouse is deployed.
To make deployment easier, military spouses all over the world have shared tips such as:
July 31st, 2019
Career training programs typically take less time to complete than an associate or bachelor’s degree. Students spend time learning what they need to learn, without the additional course requirements of a 2 to 4-year college degree. Career training programs are also very affordable, and students can save thousands of dollars. Military spouses may be eligible for MyCAA funding to help pay for most, if not all, of their career training.
July 11th, 2019
The pursuit of career training certificates canassist those who face frequent moves, such as military spouses. This training is often offered for careers that are “portable” – in that they can easily move with the certificate holder. Read to learn more!
May 15th, 2019
Military spouses may qualify for benefits through MyCAA that will pay for their career training! Spouses of active duty military members can receive up to $4,000 in career education benefits funded through the Department of Defense.
May 1st, 2019
Do you dream of making a career change, but fear the unknown? Any change in life comes with a degree of uncertainty. Explore what it is that is holding you back by following these steps to a new career.
January 31st, 2019
Being a military spouse can be stressful. Spouses often cope with frequent relocations, deployments, separations from their spouse, family and friends and concerns about their loved one’s well-being. Add the fact that they often manage the household and children alone, and you can understand why military spouses need to pay special attention to their mental wellness.
November 14th, 2018
Career development is an ongoing process that forms an individual’s work identity. Ed4Online supports military spouses with their career development goals. With Ed4Online's flexible career training programs, students can attend class on their schedule.
October 17th, 2018
Are frequent moves wreaking havoc on your career? Do you currently find yourself unemployed or underemployed? With frequent relocations, the spouse’s career often comes second to that of the service members’. Because of this, military spouses face unique challenges when it comes to carving out a professional career for themselves.