Out of Uniform, Second Edition

Your Guide to a Successful Military-to-Civilian Career Transition

Thomas Wolfe

Out of Uniform is designed to help all transitioning military personnel find employment upon returning to civilian life.
Publication date:
April 2018
Publisher :
Potomac Books, Inc.
Language:
English
Illustration :
12 illustrations
Format Available     Quantity Price
Paperback
ISBN : 9781640120006

Dimensions : 230 X 150 cm
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£20.99

Overview
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• An insightful, entertaining, and user-friendly guide to career transition, job hunting and interviewing for current and former military personnel
• Covers the basics - search techniques, networking, social media, interview preparation, resumes, and negotiation - as well as oft overlooked issues such as self-knowledge, interviewing empathy, and the power of questions
• Technical and "how to” information is emphasized and made memorable through transition tales, in which the author shares his personal experience as well as that of several of the thousands of service men and women he assisted throughout his recruiting and placement career
• Designed to help all transitioning military personnel, regardless of service, branch, rank, rating, time in service, time in grade, or specialty find employment in the civilian sector
• Tom Wolfe has provided guidance to transitioning military personnel for almost 30 years and is a recognized expert in the field of career transition
• Updated edition includes a chapter on social media 

After completing military service, veterans can have a difficult time finding employment upon returning to civilian life. Out of Uniform is designed to help all transitioning military personnel, regardless of service, branch, rank, rating, time in service, time in grade, or specialty. Although all service members share many common denominators, each individual brings something unique to the job market. The parameters of the search may vary, but the target is the same—land the right job the first time. The information in this updated edition will enhance the odds of hitting that target. In addition to all of the technical guidance, readers will also discover important information in the anecdotes based on actual experiences of soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines. Out of Uniform is an invaluable resource for veterans who want to make the most out of their civilian career opportunities.