Role and Company
Facilitator of transition workshops/president/CEO/, Master Military Transition Advisor/HPS GPO
30 years experience in healthcare
HPS is one of the leading GPOs group purchasing organization in the US. Lead HPS through a period of growth, including a doubling of the balance sheet, a quadrupling of membership, sales (purchase volume), and a national partnership for medical contracting. Lead the accountability implementation company wide./
Retired in 2011 and have worked with well over 1,500 service members transitioning from the military to the civilian workforce. Advised on over 2,500 LinkedIn profiles, assisting in creating a directed approach to market themselves to the market place.
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Articles by Jerry
4 years ago
Shedding the Cocoon and Making a Boom.
Many military retirees face the honor and welcomed time with a combination of joy and trepidation. I have had many...
Jerry's Recent Answers
5 days ago
If I am currently in school and unemployed. Is it smart to just get any job or look for one in the field I wish to work in once I graduate.
A lot of good advice. Do some Informational Interviewing with PhmD in retail and hospital settings. If you decide that...
5 days ago
How detailed and specific should a cover letter be?
Look at a cover letter as the reason to see your resume. You want to 1) make sure they know the...
12 days ago
Is there anywhere hiring in the Osage Beach Mo. Area
Do you a career field in mind? Have you looked into creating a LinkedIn profile? Both of those will...
18 days ago
I’m not really sure how to present all the different career fields I’ve worked in.
Your TAG line on LinkedIn lists retired Law Enforcement Military Professional? That TAG line is the first thing they see...
18 days ago
What would be some key aspects to focus on when transitioning from military to civilian sector
Erica I could not find your profile on LinkedIn? With 90% of recruiters using LinkedIn, you may wish to consider this...