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University of Phoenix holds career fair for veterans

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The University of Phoenix is helping veterans who may struggle translating their military skills into civilian life.

A career fair was held on Tuesday for veterans and all active members of the military.

The event was designed to arm servicemen and women with things needed to help find a job, including resume writing skills and even how to dress in a civilian work environment.

The unemployment rate for transitioning veterans is up at nearly 10 percent.

Career services offered by the University of Phoenix are open to all active military members and veterans free of charge.

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