Making the Transition from the Military to Civilian Career Market
Interview with George Vukovich
Director, Veterans Outreach at American Military University
Veteran employment is on a steady rise due in part to the great skills that military professionals bring to the workplace. According to an Office of Personnel Management news release the percentage of veteran new hires hit a new high of 33.2% in 2014, surpassing the previous mark set in 2013, when 31 percent of all new Federal civilian hires were veterans.
So how can you set yourself up for the next phase of your career after the military? In this video blog George Vukovich offers guidance for making your way into new territory, and how to really maximize your leadership skills in the civilian market.
About the Speaker
We Are Military- And Veteran-Friendly
American Military University (AMU) has service members and veterans studying with us around the world, supported by a vast array of staff and faculty who are also veterans. As a result, AMU truly understands the specific needs of our country’s veterans. To support you, we have dedicated advisors skilled at addressing the questions veterans face when enrolling in school, such as how to utilize benefits for financial aid. And, if you are a veteran with a disability, you are not alone. AMU has staff trained at empowering our disabled veteran students to succeed.