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Mission Essential Conversations – Career Tips from Recruiters: Transitioning Military and Veterans (Part 1)

In our latest Mission Essential Conversation, seasoned recruiters Taryn Lazroff, CMVR, CSSR, and Bill Vortmann, CIR, discussed potential gaps in the Transition Assistance Program (TAP) and ways transitioning military and veterans can customize their career search to set themselves up for successful employment. This video is part one of a three-part conversation between Taryn and…

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Mission Essential President Appointed to Advisory Board

The George Mason University Center for Government Contracting recently appointed Albert Pisani, President of Mission Essential Language & Logistics, and 13 other new members to its advisory board. The Center for Government Contracting made the board appointments to bring in a full range of industry leaders from GovCon companies of all sizes that work with…

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Mission Essential Conversations – The Identity Crisis in Special Forces

Army Special Forces officer COL Ed Croot sat down for a Mission Essential Conversation on the identity crisis in Special Forces. During the discussion, COL Croot goes in-depth about U.S. Special Forces’ evolving demands influenced by prevailing global circumstances. Special Forces face vastly different challenges in the current Great Power Competition than mission requirements when…

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Mission Essential Team Voted Best Recruiters

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, December 10, 2020 –  At a Polygraph Cleared Job Fair hosted by ClearedJobs.Net on Wednesday, December 9, Mission Essential recruiters Carrie Collins, Crystal Mitchell, and Phillip Yergin were voted “Best Recruiters” by job seekers. These three team members, and our entire group of best-in-class recruiters, work tirelessly to provide exceptional support and solutions for…

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Mission Essential Hosts Whiskey Salute to Major General (Ret.) Clay Hutmacher and the Special Operations Warrior Foundation

Mission Essential celebrated Major General (Ret.) Clay Hutmacher who serves as the President and CEO of SOWF. HERNDON, Virginia, November 11, 2020 – On November 10, Mission Essential hosted a hybrid virtual and in-person, socially distanced whiskey tasting to honor the President and CEO of the Special Operations Warrior Foundation (SOWF), Major General Clay Hutmacher, and…

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Mission Essential Conversations: Great Power Competition – Russia

HERNDON, Virginia, October 28, 2020 – Mission Essential premiered part two of a four-part discussion between General Tony Thomas, the 11th Commander of US SOCOM, and Major General Clay Hutmacher, who served 40 years in uniform before becoming the President and Chief Executive of the Special Operations Warrior Foundation. Throughout the series, the decorated duo…

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Mission Essential Conversations: Great Power Competition – China

HERNDON, Virginia, October 21, 2020 – Mission Essential premiered part one of a four-part discussion between General Tony Thomas, the 11th Commander of US SOCOM, and Major General Clay Hutmacher, who served 40 years in uniform before becoming the President and Chief Executive of the Special Operations Warrior Foundation. Throughout the series, the decorated duo…

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Mission Essential Conversations: From the Field with Former Linguist, Joe L.

HERNDON, Virginia, September 3, 2020 – On Wednesday, September 2, Mission Essential premiered an in-depth conversation with former linguist Joe L. Joe, a Pakistani American, is fluent in Pashto, Urdu, and Hindi. Throughout the broadcast, Joe speaks passionately about his three years embedded with US troops and intelligence officials in Afghanistan, serving as a Mission…

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Mission Essential Conversations: SOF Linguists – Missions, Wins, and Opportunities

HERNDON, Virginia, July 30, 2020 – On July 13, Mission Essential hosted a virtual roundtable moderated by Bryan Hurley, Mission Essential VP of Business Development. Hurley was joined by two experienced SOF linguists, Ross and ‘Ahmad,’ and Mission Essential Director for European Operations Intelligence & Language Programs Jeff Malcolm. The seasoned group of professionals discussed…

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