March Into No Man’s LandStanding Strong and TrueSelecting Professional ReferencesLeaving the CF? Rethink Your Lingo!

March Into No Man’s Land

Steve Hartwig, Jason McKenzie and Scott McFarlane have taken on an amazing task. They are marching across Canada to bring awareness to all people battling post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). A great deal of progress has been made in the care and awareness of PTSD. However, with the rash of PTSD suicides in recent years...
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Standing Strong and True

A new tribute song featuring well known Canadian Country artists and musicians has been released on the web to honour and support Canada’s Fallen Soldiers and their families. The song, Standing Strong and True (For Tomorrow) was written by Ron Irving along with Lynda and Tom McKillip to honour Canadian Forces...
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Selecting Professional References

By Audrey Prenzel, CARW, CEIC, B.A., B.Ed Don’t take this step lightly! Once you have decided to hit the civilian job market, at some point you’re going to be faced with selecting professional references. These are contacts that potential interested employers want to question regarding your suitability for their requirements. Prepare a formal reference sheet as references...
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Leaving the CF? Rethink Your Lingo!

By Audrey Prenzel CARW, CEIC, B.A., B.Ed More than any other component of the civilian job search, this is the one that takes the most effort. This is without question, one of the most difficult parts of the transition to Civvie Street, retooling your language. This may catch you off guard but I’d like to set the...
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