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William O'Donnell El Paso, TX

What are the best ways for a military officer to transition to a consulting role?

What is the best way to network with individuals inside of consulting firms to get an interview? What are things I can do now to...

Military to Civilian Transition 24 answers


Christian Phanardzis Staten Island, NY

What technical skills are essential for an entry level IT Support Professional entering the field?

I am seeking guidance as I pursue a career in IT, since I am new to the field. I am looking to transition into an...

Mentoring 16 answers


Melissa Morgida Danville, NH

How did you make a career change and what recommendations do you have for someone looking to make a career change?

I am looking to switch from a career of health care/health education to financial services. While I love the healthcare field, I have not...

Career Exploration 18 answers


LaVonda Armstrong Virginia Beach, VA

Positions for Military Spouses

Any advice for Military Spouses looking Defense or Corporate positions? I have 10+ Adminstrative experience mostly in healthcare with a Bachelors in Business Administration. I currently...

Career Exploration 11 answers



Although my Marine Corps career has been focused on logistics and manpower, I have great interest in technology and would like to explore that area of employment. How would you recommend proceeding?

I realize that "technology" has a very wide scope. My specific interests are in additive manufacturing, programming microcontrollers, and product design. I was wondering if...

Career Exploration 13 answers


Steven Harrold Fort Collins, CO

I am looking for someone to review my resume

First off, thank you to all the mentors who volunteer their time with ACP, it is greatly appreciated. I am looking for assistance reviewing my...

Resumes & Cover Letters 21 answers


Kyleigh Stennis Waipahu, HI

Any tips for transitioning to civilian life?

Looking to transition to civilian life within the next 9 months.

Military to Civilian Transition 15 answers


Casper Mireles Virginia Beach, VA

How do you connect with and network into companies when their recruiters are nonresponsive?

I've had this problem with several companies, but in particular, with a (large) company I am very interested in. Unfortunately, their veteran recruiter is unresponsive....

Networking 35 answers


Michael Bryant San Diego, CA

What are entry-level roles in the marketing field?

What are the career prospects like in the field? What does a successful career path look like? How long should does it take to develop...

Career Exploration 12 answers


Raymond Cano Sylmar, CA

Project Management

I'm seeking project management opportunities in the areas surrounding Los Angeles. My applications have resulted in phone interviews but fail to progress any further due...

Interviews 21 answers

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