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.

Preparation for openings in the Northeast in Spring of 2021

Veteran

Nicholas Fettinger Killeen, TX

I have a military commitment until May of 2021 and plan to transition to the Northeast upon completion, but am interested in taking advantage of Skill Bridge Programs or fellowships that start as early as January 2021. Given that most job postings will expire before then, I am looking to build my network in the Northeast, learn about potential opportunities for fellowships and employment, and get advice on how to strengthen my resume and chances of establishing a successful career in the region.

21 May 2020 2 replies Military to Civilian Transition

Answers

Advisor

Gary Rossi Napa, CA

Hello Nicholas - that is a great 1st step in building your network in the industry and/or in the specific position that you are looking. If I can be of assistance - did not really see a question - let me know. I would be absolutely willing to be LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/garyrossibaldrigecoach/
Gary

Advisor

Jeff Martin Ashburn, VA

Building your network now, in advance of your actual move is a smart decision. I would encourage you to develop a list of target companies and then try to use LinkedIn to network with people at those companies. You could ask people at those companies for help to understand their companies hiring process, or ask people the process they used to land their job or maybe eventually ask someone to submit you as a referral for a job at their company. Networking can be a big advantage if you can dedicate some time and focus towards it. Good luck.

Your Answer

Please log in to answer this question.

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.