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.

Questions about Military to Civilian Transition


Erica Destinvil Tacoma, WA

What would be some key aspects to focus on when transitioning from military to civilian sector

I am interested in knowing some best practices from a different point of view that will enable me to succeed in the civilian sector. Any...

5 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 14 answers


Christopher Wadsworth San Diego, CA

What are some recommendations on pursuing some of the top or mature business consulting firms? Examples include Bain, BCG, Booz Allen Hamilton, McKinsey, etc.

I am looking into the area of Business Consulting after I leave the service and wanted to gather any advice I can possibly receive about...

5 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 4 answers


Stuart Simmons North Hollywood, CA

Hello I am a recently transitioned veteran with over 10 years of technology management experience as well as a 2018 MBA graduate. Where should I begin my career search?

I am interested in lending my experience on the business side of film and television.

5 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 2 answers


Thomas O'Connor

With transitioning into a new industry, at what level of an organization could one expect to transition into?

My personal example: I have 11-years of military experience, eight of those in a leadership role, with years of superior performance evaluations. I have made...

5 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 4 answers


Richard Lowery Clarksville, TN

What am I doing wrong? Accepting any and all suggestions and recommendations.

I will try to keep the background to a minimum for this question. You see, I spent 13+ years in the Army and was abruptly medically...

6 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 6 answers


John Kovalsky Jupiter, FL

Screenplays, Film and Fiction Writing. A million different paths but what is your answer?

I studied literature in undergraduate and have always been a voracious reader and writer. In addition, like many, I have always been moved by powerful...

6 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 7 answers


Theodore Turner Sanford, NC

What is a good resource for translating military skills and course into civilian skills?

Some examples would be: What is a Warrant Officer in the private sector? What level is a battalion, brigade and division? Is a Fortune 500 similar...

6 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 1 answer


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 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 3 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...

6 months ago Military to Civilian Transition 13 answers

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.