Cameron-Brooks Podcast Episode 31: How Cameron-Brooks helped a former Army officer discover his passion for engineering and a career in manufacturing

Bobby Eisenhart made the transition from the Army in 2011 and is now enjoying a career in manufacturing as an Engineering Manager with Nestle Waters North America.  Bobby spent the first five years of his business career with Unilever in a variety of manufacturing roles before transitioning to Nestle last year.  Since joining Nestle, he […]
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What is Professional Sales?

In a recent blog, I addressed the common misconceptions about starting your career in sales. I’ve also written about how to connect in a sales interview here and here. In this post, I’d like to further define professional sales. Professional Sales is essentially the process of running a business within a business. Sales professionals focus […]
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9 Tips to Answer “What are Your Short and Long Term Goals?”

“What are your short and long term goals?” This interview question really trips up candidates in an interview.  It seems an innocuous question, but in reality, the recruiter is testing the candidate to determine if his or her goals are aligned with what the company can offer.  Additionally, the company wants to determine if the […]
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50+ Cameron-Brooks client companies featured in latest Fortune 500 list

FORTUNE Magazine recently published their annual Fortune 500 list, marking the 63rd running of the list. The companies are ranked by total revenues for their respective fiscal years .  According to the article, “in total, Fortune 500 companies represent two-thirds of the U.S. with $12 trillion in revenues, $890 billion in profits, $19 trillion in market value, […]
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Cameron-Brooks Podcast: Episode 29 – How to Create Small Successes Early in Your Corporate Career that Lead to Bigger Things

Mike DeBock is a 1996 USMA graduate, former Apache helicopter pilot and Iraq War veteran.  He transitioned from the Army to Florida Power and Light in 2004 through the Cameron-Brooks transition process.  Today, he is the Executive Director of Gas Infrastructure at NextEra Energy Resources which is the largest renewable energy company in America. He is our latest guest […]
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Three Factors in Choosing Your Ideal Company

I recently interviewed Mark Fannin on our iTunes podcast Above and Beyond. Mark is a Brand Manager at Mars Petcare and a former USMC Logistics Officer with a BS in Economics from the United States Naval Academy. We had a great conversation about his role at Mars and what he’s been up to since making […]
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Cameron-Brooks Podcast: Episode 28 – Naval Academy Grad and Former Marine Corps Officer gives interview and career tips for JMOs transitioning to Corporate America

Welcome to another addition of the Cameron-Brooks Podcast. On this episode, I interview Mark Fannin. Mark is leading the marketing efforts for the Crave brand as a Brand Manager at Mars Petcare. He is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and spent 5 years in the USMC serving as a Logistician. In this episode, […]
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How To Demonstrate Commitment to Corporate America

Companies in Corporate America are committed to hiring military officers into key leadership roles within their organizations. When Roger Cameron and Rene Brooks founded Cameron-Brooks over 48 years ago, they did so understanding this foundational concept. Companies like infusing JMO leadership talent into their organizations for a number of reasons. First, they appreciate your real-world leadership […]
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Cameron-Brooks Podcast: Episode 27 – How an Air Force Electrical Engineer and JMO Transitioned to a Career in Brand Management and Advertising

Dom Alcocer transitioned from the Air Force to General Mills as a Marketing Manger in April 2005.  He managed General Mills brands in the cereal and holiday cookies categories.  Dom claims he even invented a new holiday, “Back to School,”  and a type of cookie to go along with it.  He left General Mills for Pernod Ricard […]
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June 2017 Career Conference Results & Testimonials

The Cameron-Brooks team, client companies, and candidates have just completed the June 2017 Career Conference and have traveled home safely to their respective towns, cities, bases and posts.  We are now actively working on the follow-up process with candidates traveling to visit companies for second interviews and many candidates will be traveling to visit companies […]
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June 2017 Career Conference

The Cameron-Brooks team is heading to Charlotte, NC for our June 2017 Career Conference.  We have an impressive group of companies attending the Conference who are representing important open positions within their companies. There is also a great group of prepared JMOs making their way to Charlotte to interview for these leadership positions. Many Cameron-Brooks alumni are coming back […]
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5 Thoughts When Considering Opportunity vs. Location

As a recruiter, I have the opportunity to travel across the country meeting and working with great officers.  In my 6 1/2 years at Cameron-Brooks, one topic that has been a mainstay in my discussions with JMOs about transitioning is location.  As a former Cameron-Brooks candidate and a business person of nearly seventeen years, I […]
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