The global COVID-19 pandemic has upended jobs, careers and the way the world goes to work — maybe forever. The long-term fallout is still yet to be fully realized.
For the 200,000 (or more) veterans expected to leave the military every year, the path forward is just as uncertain. Veterans are looking for long-term, sustainable careers that allow them to pursue other goals while maintaining a healthy work-life balance.
While that effort may take some work, having a strategy is the first step toward success. Here are a few key tips that could make finding that post-COVID job more doable.
1. Choose a flexible career.
The pandemic hit some sectors much harder than others. The jobs most affected by the initial layoffs and downsizing