Guam – The Keep Your Guard Up, an initiative launched by Governor Eddie B. Calvo and Maj. Gen. Benny M. Paulino in September of last year to help Soldiers find jobs, is working with the U.S. Department of Labor to conduct workshops for Soldiers.
The second training session will focus on the unemployed Soldiers. They begin tomorrow and will run through Friday and will take place at the Sheraton Laguna Guam Resort.
Trainers from the U.S. Department of Labor are working with the first of two groups of Soldiers to provide training in areas of transition planning, career exploration and validation, job search, building effective resumes, federal programs, hiring and applying and skilled interviewing.
This first training session which focuses on underemployed Soldiers, began Sunday an ends today. It is taking place at the Guam National Guard’s Readiness Center in Barrigada.