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Questions about Military to Civilian Transition

Veteran

Meriden, CT

Steven Prendergast

Advice about GE Junior Officer Leadership Program

I am a LT getting ready to transition out of the Navy into the civilian work force and am very interested in the GE Junior...

one month ago Military to Civilian Transition 3 answers

Veteran

Fort Benning, GA

Kevin Miller

How can I secure a staff position on Capitol Hiil?

I'm an Army Ranger looking to transition to a staff position on Capitol Hill. I was wondering if anyone in the ACP community has had...

2 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 6 answers

Advisor

Wilmington, NC

Drew Schildwächter

Good Transition Stories

Cross-posting something from LinkedIn that might be of use for folks looking for good transition stories: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/10-vet-interviews-startups-financial-services-high-tech-nassiri?trk=mp-author-card&trk...

2 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 1 answer

Veteran

Fort Belvoir, VA

Andy Cogswell

Best way to highlight acquired skills for career switchers.

Hi ACP community. I am a transitioning service member and I am beginning to apply for jobs and work with recruiters. I am an active...

2 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 9 answers

Veteran

Pensacola, FL

Samuel Bachtold

Translating Military experience to Leadership and management experience

Quick background before I ask my question. When I retire in May I will have spent 20 years in the Marine Corps. All of my experience...

2 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 5 answers

Veteran

Saint Petersburg, FL

Ken Hjerpe

With a college and a vet preference, why won't anyone hire me

Here's a simple fact. The "vet preference" is a misnomer. As a vet (and with a college degree in government), no one will hire me. ...

3 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 8 answers

Veteran

Fort Dix, NJ

Narvelle James

MBA-Aviation or Master of Science in Project Management from ERAU?

I'm wrapping up my B.S. Aeronautics with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide and I'm bouncing back and forth between continuing my graduate studies with the school...

5 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 5 answers

Veteran

Annapolis, MD

Drexel King

What do I need to know about going into USMC reserves?

I'm an Infantry officer thinking of joining the IRR. What are the advantages and disadvantages? What are the risks associated with reserves? I've called recruiting...

5 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 5 answers

Veteran

Annapolis, MD

Drexel King

What is the fastest I could transition out of the military? What do I need to complete prior to my end of service to ensure my family is taken care of?

I may have a job offer but they will want to know a more exact timeline of when I can start. I've already completed the...

5 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 2 answers

Veteran

Raeford, NC

Christopher Hendrix

Value of Lean Six Sigma Certification in a non-IT Project Management Role

I guess the title pretty much sums it up, but I am hoping to transition into a non-IT project Management role. I'm currently finishing up...

5 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 7 answers

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