Making the transition from the military to a civilian career path might feel overwhelming at first. At first glance, it might appear that you’re starting from scratch without any usable skills or credentials in the civilian world. However, if you’re willing to take some time to dig beneath the surface, you’ll find that you have much more to offer than you might suppose.
At the same time, when you’re putting together a resume for your transition from the military to a civilian career, there are a number of big mistakes you can make that will sink your application before you ever get started. Let’s explore them one by one:
Mistake 1: Lacking direction from the military to a specific career or position
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