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Each year, our local chapters and national team designs hundreds of events for our members. Register for these upcoming events, or join our network for updates!

Blue Star Careers Chat, Miramar

October 26, 2017 by Crystal Gates

Come and meet your local Blue Star Families Career Manager to learn about about opportunities for employment in the San Diego community. This month we will be discussing JOBS, JOBS, JOBS. If an immediate paycheck is what you are looking for, we are looking to connect you to receptionist work. Questions? Email [email protected]

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Virginia Summit on Military Spouse Employment

October 22, 2017 by Kellie Gunderman

An invitation from Blue Star Families CEO, Kathy Roth-Douquet: More than 25,000 unemployed military spouses in Virginia?!  Someone needs to do something about that!  Blue Star Families is working to be part of the solution.  We are so excited to co-convene a Virginia military spouse employment summit with Virginia Senator Tim Kaine (and a Blue […]

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Networks Live! On Demand Webinar – Selling Yourself Online While Keeping Your Military Family Safe

October 16, 2017 by Valerie Nicholas

You’re juggling the life of a military spouse and a professional. You understand that keeping a meaningful online presence is vital to your career, but too much information may be dangerous for your family. How do you practice OPSEC to keep your family safe while continuing to maintain your professional presence?  Our very own Kellie […]

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Networks Live! On Demand Webinar – Healthy for the Holidays

October 16, 2017 by Valerie Nicholas

Have you ever told yourself that you would start your diet after the New Year, only to eat your way through the holidays into tighter fitting clothes and unnecessary weight gain? Join us for a educational and enlightening webinar to inspire you to maintain control of your cravings and waistline this holiday.

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Networks Live! On Demand Webinar- How Starbucks Helps Career Minded Military Spouses

September 27, 2017 by Valerie Nicholas

Join us for a Networks Live On Demand! Webinar hosted by Amy Pappas to learn how a career with Starbucks can benefit military spouses.  

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Networks Live! On Demand Webinar – HubSpot Market & Sell Yourself Like A Pro

September 27, 2017 by Valerie Nicholas

Join us for a live webinar to learn about the powerful new HubSpot for Spouses and Veterans! HubSpot is offering world class training, learning tracks, mentoring, online marketing and sales tools specifically designed for you. They’ve assembled a panel of digital marketing & sales experts from the military community to talk about how the internet […]

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Networks Live! On Demand Webinar- Mission Entrepreneur

September 20, 2017 by Valerie Nicholas

Want to start your own business? Interested in learning about being your own boss? Have a great idea for a business, but don’t know where to start? Join us for a live webinar with Jen Griswold, author of Mission Entrepreneur, as we discuss how veterans and military spouses can thrive in the world of business. […]

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Blue Star Careers Chat, Oceanside

September 19, 2017 by Katherine Clark

Come and meet your local Blue Star Families Career Manager to learn about about opportunities for employment in the San Diego community. This month we will be discussing what steps to take to get a federal job. Questions? Email [email protected]

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Blue Star Careers Chat, San Diego

September 19, 2017 by Katherine Clark

Come and meet your local Blue Star Families Career Manager to learn about about opportunities for employment in the San Diego community. This month we will be discussing what steps to take to get a federal job. Questions? Email [email protected]

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Blue Star Careers Chat, Miramar

September 19, 2017 by Crystal Gates

Come and meet your local Blue Star Families Career Manager to learn about about opportunities for employment in the San Diego community. This month we will be discussing what steps to take to get a federal job. Questions? Email [email protected]

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