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Military-to-Civilian Success for Veterans & Their Families : The Ultimate Re-Imagining Guide for Making
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Focuses on the challenging 3R's of military-to-civilian transition -- Re-careering, Relocating, and Retiring. Includes timeless tips for re-imagining life outside the military and for launching a successful transition into the civilian work world. Three major sections and 19 chapters cover the new world of work, transferable military-to-civilian skills, best jobs for transitioning military, top 100 employers, developing the right attitude, assessing skills, stating goals, completing applications, writing resumes and letters, dressing for success, conducting an online job search, attending job fairs, networking, interviewing, negotiating salary, accepting a job offer, advancing ones' career, overcoming setbacks, and much more. The book also includes numerous self-assessment tests, relocation advice, tips on starting a business, and many useful military transition resources. A family-friendly book that stresses the importance of finding renewed meaning and purpose in life beyond the military.