Careers After the Armed Forces: How to Decide on the Right Career and Make a Successful Transition

Careers After the Armed Forces: How to Decide on the Right Career and Make a Successful Transition

by Jon Mitchell
     
 

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Every year 250,000 men and women leave the US military for other work.  This book offers career answers to servicemen and -women doing just that.  Author Jon Mitchell, a job recruiter who specializes in job placement for military veterans, offers exercises, tools, case studies, and tips designed to ease the transition from active duty to

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Overview

Every year 250,000 men and women leave the US military for other work.  This book offers career answers to servicemen and -women doing just that.  Author Jon Mitchell, a job recruiter who specializes in job placement for military veterans, offers exercises, tools, case studies, and tips designed to ease the transition from active duty to the civilian workforce.  The book includes advice on resume preparation, interview techniques, working with job recruiters, and evaluating job offers.

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"Whatever your rank, leaving the Services is a challenge.  Jon has put together a very readable book which explains clearly the processes and pitfalls." - Major General M S White CB CBE JP

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780749455309
Publisher:
Kogan Page, Ltd.
Publication date:
08/28/2009
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.47(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.51(d)

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"[T]his compact volume is definitely a useful addition to your resettlement arsenal." - Civvy Street

Meet the Author

Jon Mitchell works as the main career coach for Business Leaders, a specialist recruitment company recruiting armed forces discharges into the commercial world.

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