Please upgrade your web browser

These pages are built with modern web browsers in mind, and are not optimized for Internet Explorer 8 or below. Please try using another web browser, such as Internet Explorer 9, Internet Explorer 10, Internet Explorer 11, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Apple Safari.

Featured Questions


Philip Curran Carlsbad, CA

What type of skills/accomplishments from military service appeal most to civilian employers?

Looking for perspectives from those having already transitioned or mentors in the private sector on what types of experience are weighed most heavily in the...

Mentoring 4 answers


Mario Lopez Sanchez Bakersfield, CA

Where do I start?

Retiring in 20 months and have no idea how to describe my experience and place it in civilian terms. I'm a senior NCO and held different...

Military to Civilian Transition 5 answers


Luis Diego Lopez Machado Apo, AA

MOCK Interview help?

MOCK Interview help? I have an interview for a dream job! This is an executive-level position (GS12/13) in Project Management. Would anyone be willing to...

Interviews 5 answers


Donald Bridschge Burleson, TX

Is there a free service or someone that could possibly review my current résumé and change it into a Killer résumé

I am applying for a supervisory position with The American Legion in Seattle Washington where my skill sets is a veterans advocate could be used...

General 5 answers


Terry Garringer Richfield, WI

Are employers in business and industry interested in hiring older potential employee's?

To be truthful, at 62-years I am concerned my age has basically placed me out of the current competitive job market. Having retired from the...

Education & Training 4 answers


Michael Clark Pittsburgh, PA

How should I respond to the Salary Requirement question on a job application?

I would like to request advice on how to respond to salary requirement questions on both online applications and during an interview. I am currently...

Career Advancement 124 answers


Frank Sullivan Knoxville, TN

Guidance for landing job interviews

Hello, I am looking for guidance and advice when applying for jobs. I have a pretty good resume, graduated #1 in my class at The Citadel...

Career Exploration 6 answers


James Duty Oakdale, CA

When is the right time to look for a new job

I have been in a startup the last 3 years. The work is great but I have not had a raise or bonus during these challenging...

Career Exploration 3 answers


Adones Flores Colorado Springs, CO

Hiring process

What is the hiring process in BP or any energy company and what type of candidates are these companies looking for?

Career Advancement 6 answers


Josh Lehmann Jacksonville, FL

I’ve been welding for roughly 4 years now. But looking to become a Project Manager, seeing what I need to do to stay in this field I have experience with and pursue a Project Manager career.

I’ve seen you need experience in the field before becoming a PM. But now I’m seeing what the next step for me is...

Career Advancement 3 answers

  • 1

Sign Up

You can join as either a Veteran or an Advisor.

An Advisor already has a career, with or without military experience, and is willing to engage with and help veterans.
Sign Up as an Advisor.

A Veteran has military experience and is seeking a new career, or assistance with life after service.
Sign Up as a Veteran.