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Questions about Military to Civilian Transition

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john buese Holbrook, NY

Are employers willing to hire military personnel without specific experience in a career field?

I am looking to begin a career in financial services, although I do not have experience or training in that career field.

6 hours ago Military to Civilian Transition 0 answers

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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...

7 days ago Military to Civilian Transition 5 answers

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Joseph Mack Plano, TX

Requesting a Common Sense Validation from a Professional with Quantifiable Experience

After two years of preparing for my military transition, which is not complete, I have discovered several important facts: 1. As a service member with no...

13 days ago Military to Civilian Transition 5 answers

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Eric Brown Manassas, VA

How do I translate my military experience / level to Corporate Sector Opportunities

I retire August 2020 and I am having a tough time honing-in on how to market myself after the military. Do I focus on the leadership...

one month ago Military to Civilian Transition 5 answers

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Chris Wardana Fort Richardson, AK

Any mentorships/internships I can apply for? The Army's CSP will fund the endeavor.

I am looking to apply for an internship/mentorship/apprenticeship in the lower 48. The Army's CSP Program allows me to shadow an individual and/or...

one month ago Military to Civilian Transition 3 answers

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Jorge Perez Odenton, MD

What are the best steps to transition into government work?

Coming from a military background.

one month ago Military to Civilian Transition 2 answers

Veteran

Scott Gilman Stafford, VA

How can I overcome the challenge of competing against experience in the private sector?

I have had two great series of interviews with two different private sector companies and made it all the way to the 'top two', only...

2 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 11 answers

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kiana Cruz San Diego, CA

health care field and skill bridge

I am a boatswains mate in the Navy and have no prior medical experience but would like to pursue a career in nursing. I am...

2 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 2 answers

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Robert Johns Mansfield, TX

How can I build my network in Aerospace/Aviation?

I retired from the Army almost 4 years ago as a Major. My background was an Army Aviator, an Aviation Operations Officer (similar to project management)...

2 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 4 answers

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Jason Villazon New York, NY

Does BP participate in the DoD Skillbridge Internship program? If so, what type of fields are available?

Hello, I am starting the transitioning process from military to civilian (retiring Feb 2020). I have been approved by the headquarters supervisors to participate in the...

2 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 4 answers

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