Retiring from the military in aviation maintenance but not necessarily set on staying in the industry. Are there any resources that might help me decide or narrow down a potential next path?
Thank you for your service, and for your question! If you haven't already utilized these websites, here are some additional resources to help you narrow down your career goals.
Self Assessment: https://www.careeronestop.org
- A great resource that has a self assessment that you can fill out to help you figure out how to narrow your goals
Career Exploration: https://bestforvets2020.militarytimes.com/
- Best for Vets provides the best employers for veterans to work for
Career Exploration: https://www.ncda.org/aws/NCDA/pt/sp/resources
- NCDA has many resources such as a self assessment questionnaire, industry information, employment trends, and general occupational information
Career Exploration: https://www.50-strong.us/skillbridgelistings
- 50strong collaborates with over 65 DoD-verified SkillBridge Providers to help you narrow down your career search
Good luck with your career search!
Hi Jason! A place to start: https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-1-d&q=free+online+career+assessment Play with a few of these free assessments, see if that helps you narrow things down. I'm happy to chat with you once you have -- Jim "Da Coach"
I am happy to speak live if you want to discuss some options and help me understand where your strengths, interests, and location preferences lie. Feel free to message me and we can speak live.
Jason - trying doing some of the assessments in https://www.mynextmove.org/ then when something interest you, use LinkedIn to network with individuals that have done the same thing - search companies in that industries and then the people send them a tailored connection request to set up an informational interview - secondly connect with me to broaden your network - https://www.linkedin.com/in/garyrossibaldrigecoach/
I've added instructions & links on how to navigate the BLS.gov under this section of my EE webpage:
Links to information & videos under these sections might also be useful to you:
http://eehot.com/ee.html#networking - get FREE premium LinkedIn for 1 year
http://eehot.com/ee.html#cool - DOD Credentialing Opportunities On-Line
http://eehot.com/ee.html#gjobs - Fed Gov jobs
Commercial job searches:
Fed Gov job search:
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