Military & Veteran Transition Resources and Tools

Make the move from the military to civilian workplace easier

Set Yourself Up For Success…

Your transition to the civilian workforce may well be one of the most important missions you encounter after exiting the military. To execute a successful transition, begin by relying on previous abilities and experience you developed through the  military. You have amassed a tremendous amount of transferable skills that you can apply to the civilian workplace. Employers are eagerly seeking your your skill sets, but you will need to translate your military experience for them.   Effective decisions require good information. Review the options below for valuable intel, strategies and tools to help navigate the steps in your transition, reach your goals, and set a positive direction for your future career success.

Translate Experience Re-frame Your Experience & Relay Your Unique Skills to Employers
Explore Education & Careers Investigate Educational & Career Options. Research the Job Market
Network & Associations Create Connections to Your Next Job or Career
Resumés & Cover Letters Refine Your Resume and Craft a Winning Cover Letter
Job Search & Interview Launch a Savvy Job Search and Polish Your Interview Skills
Niche Groups Discover Specific Resources for Diverse Populations
More For Veterans View Veterans Specific Career Resources
Veteran’s Center We’re proud to invite you to the LtCol Bryant A. Murray Veterans’ Center at Excelsior College