Posts Tagged: military transition

Climbing the Corporate Ladder After the Transition from Military to Civilian Life

by Carolyn Heinze, Contributing Editor, BMI Transition Team   Ask those who served in the military about the transition from military to civilian life, and chances are they will admit to a bit of culture shock – positive and negative. One of the most exciting aspects about this change is the opportunity it brings, especially… Read more »

Transportation Industry For A Civilian Career

Read this article to learn why companies, like Schneider National, TMC Transportation, Crete Carrier, and CSX, value military experience. If your wheels are turning about whether there are healthy numbers of jobs in the transportation industry, rest assured: We’re talking thousands. And, it’s not just thousands industry-wide – sometimes; it’s thousands at just one corporation. Click here for full article.

Military Transition Questions

In his latest article, a military placement specialist / candidate recruiter answers questions from job seekers, including this one: Q: My experience is wide ranging and could fall into several job positions. Do you think I should create more than one military to civilian resume? Read the full response here.

Transitioning Military Members: Your Planning Guide For Success

I receive a number of questions from transitioning military candidates asking when they should begin to craft their resume and apply for jobs. In response, I have created a practical guideline (below) to help keep candidates focused and on track. 1 year out: Map Out Your Plan Of Attack Now is the perfect time to… Read more »

8 Valuable Tips For Navigating Military Job Fairs

After attending numerous military job fairs as part of my work, I have witnessed firsthand countless job seeker mistakes that are easily avoidable. The list below was compiled in order to provide useful advice to assist transitioning military service members with marketing themselves more successfully and to help them overcome some common challenges. Preparation 1…. Read more »