Category: Hiring Partners

  • 147. #Hired by a Fortune 500 Company

    147. #Hired by a Fortune 500 Company

    Show Notes | August 19, 2022 | Episode 147 Remote work is not all gig-based or part-time. There are major Fortune 500 companies who are hiring military spouses in full-time, W-2 remote roles with benefits AND paths for promotion.  Milspouse Jennifer Hunter had some misconceptions about remote work. She did not think she would be able to…

  • 146. Climb the Career Ladder with Intuit

    146. Climb the Career Ladder with Intuit

    Show Notes | September 12, 2022 | Episode 146 Since partnering with VirtForceย in 2019,ย ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ถ๐˜ย has built multipleย ladders ofย ๐™˜๐™–๐™ง๐™š๐™š๐™ง ๐™ฅ๐™ง๐™ค๐™œ๐™ง๐™š๐™จ๐™จ๐™ž๐™ค๐™ฃ. From gaining skillsย to getting work experience, Intuit is creating a culture of continuous learning and growth. ๐—ฆ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฝ๐˜€ ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ถ๐˜ ๐—–๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ: Gain skills and work experience by attendingย ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ถ๐˜ ๐—”๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—บ๐˜† Earn a Tax Level 1 Badge, which gives you…

  • 145. #Hired: Save Examples of Your BEST Work

    145. #Hired: Save Examples of Your BEST Work

    If your boss sends you an email that says, “This is some of your ๐—•๐—˜๐—ฆ๐—ง work,” take a ๐‘ ๐‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘’๐‘›๐‘ โ„Ž๐‘œ๐‘ก!ย Saving real life examples of how you excel on the job could lead you to your next promotion or even your ๐’…๐’“๐’†๐’‚๐’Ž ๐’‹๐’๐’ƒ.ย 

  • 144. Intuit’s Academy is a Vibe

    144. Intuit’s Academy is a Vibe

    Show Notes | August 8, 2022 | Episode 144 Intuit has launched a brand-new free training course – Intuit Academy, where you can gain skills and unlock opportunities to help you get #hired as a Tax Associate at Intuit for the upcoming tax season.   If you lack 1-3 years of tax prep experience, you can now bypass that hurdle by…

  • 143. #Hired:ย How to Find LEGIT Remote Work

    143. #Hired:ย How to Find LEGIT Remote Work

    Show Notes | August 1, 2022 | Episode 143 When military spouse Laura Alpuche began her remote job search, she started with traditional job boards, like many of us do. Unfortunately, she quickly realized many of the remote opportunities ended up being scams.  After Laura discovered VirtForce she learned how to avoid scams. She simply stopped using those big traditional job…

  • 142. Are Travelers’ Benefits the G.O.A.T.?

    142. Are Travelers’ Benefits the G.O.A.T.?

    Show Notes | May 9, 2022 | Episode 142 Generous paid time off, childcare discounts, 401k, pension and vacation discounts, employee benefits for remote jobs at Travelers may be the G.O.A.T. – Greatest of ALL Time. We recently held a Coffee & Connectย with Travelers, where we brought real VirtForce job seekersย together with military spouses who got #hiredย in…

  • 132. Coffee & Connect with Freedom Learning Group

    132. Coffee & Connect with Freedom Learning Group

    Show Notes | February 14, 2022 | Episode 132 How did a former college basketball coach turned military spouse become the CEO of a company? That journey is just one example of how education services provider Freedom Learning Group is making it possible for milspouses to reenter the workforce and continue their careers.   Recently, we held a Coffee…

  • 131. #Hired: Leaning Into Confidence

    131. #Hired: Leaning Into Confidence

    Show Notes | February 7, 2022 | Episode 131 Do you ever get in your own head about something? Do you hear that voice of doubt when going for something new?  That’s where milspouse Jaqi York found herself when she decided to pursue a remote career with Intuit as a QuickBooks Live bookkeeper. She had 25 years of…

  • 129. #Hired: Trust the VirtForce System

    129. #Hired: Trust the VirtForce System

    Show Notes | January 24, 2022 | Episode 129 “Trust the system.” That’s something milspouse Christine Falvo has learned in her new role working remotely for Travelers, and the same applies for VirtForce. “Trust what you see on VirtForce,” she says. The jobs are solid. They have been vetted. VirtForce has done the work. If you see an opportunity that interests…

  • 126. Coffee & Connect with Travelers

    126. Coffee & Connect with Travelers

    Show Notes | November 1, 2021 | Episode 126 Have you ever been sitting there reading a job description and wondering whether or not it’s the right job for you? We’ve all been there! We recently brought together job seekers and real military spouses who got #hired at Travelers for a casual chat over coffee. These military spouses…