Where Do I Go From Here: Civilian Transition is intended for military service members who are preparing to make the transition back to civilian life. The book is a compilation of relevant articles covering areas such as translating your military experience and skills into marketable civilian job skills, planning a civilian career, transitioning to civilian life, and planning for life after the service. An extensive, categorized transitions directory of resources points the way to over 50 agencies, government offices or services that can provide assistance.
Brigadier General Norris Overton (U.S.A.F. retired), retired after 32 years of active duty military service and successfully transitioned into senior management positions in business ranging from Vice President of Information Systems to Vice President and Chief Financial Officer with Amtrak. In his forward, he describes how military training, experience, skills and attributes can bring value to your resume.
Your Military Service Will Serve You Well
Welcome Back to Civilian Life
Translating Military Skills Into Civilian Terms
Marketable Skills? You Have Them!
Translating Your Resume into English
Planning a Civilian Career
Getting the Job You Want
Top 10 Best Jobs Overall for the 21st Century
7 Tips for Nailing the Job Interview
Transitioning to Civilian Life
Profiles in Courage: Alexandra Jansen
Your Transition Checklist
Life After Service
The After Life
Getting the Most Bang for Your Post-911 GI Bill Buck
Staying Covered: Life Insurance
Military to Civilian Retirement Tips
Why A Good Credit Score is Important
Will Your Credit History Pass Employer Screening?
Transitions Resource Directory
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