Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Military to Civilian Skills Transfer

While some military occupations, such as doctors, are the same whether you’re in the military or in the civilian workforce, others require translating your military skills to the lingo of the private and public employment sectors. Many people in the private sector will not know the military lingo you are accustomed to using, so it is important to translate military terms in previous job titles and achievements from your service into terms that hiring managers and interviewers can understand. Below are some resources that will help you transfer your military experience into skills employers seek.

The tools in this section allow you to translate your military skills, experience and training to find career opportunities that best align with your capabilities and goals. Whether you are searching for detailed information on a particular occupation, or just browsing possible career paths, these websites cover hundreds of popular careers.  To get started click on one of the links below: