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Jerry Welsh


Role and Company

Facilitator of transition workshops/president/CEO/, Master Military Transition Advisor/HPS GPO


30 years experience in healthcare


Middleville, MI

About Jerry

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...

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Jerry's Recent Answers

9 days ago

What is the best time frame to apply for jobs when transitioning from the military?

Neal, You have some good answers. 1) anything past 4 months will be tough-usually an opening especially in your field will mean...

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9 days ago

I require advanced education

Nicholas, I agree with John, you need to first do some career research prior to jumping into education. For instance...

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15 days ago

Transitioning from the military--where to begin?

Marc, Your beginning early enough! Next is what do you want to do? In your short introduction you listed:project...

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22 days ago

Asking current boss for job recommendation

Do you have a non-compete agreement? This could hamper your job search. Just checking.

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22 days ago

I feel like a terrible employee

Robert, First you are not the problem. Many organizations evaluation processes and advancement processes leave a lot to be desired....

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