Transition: Network & Associations

Develop Contacts that Can Lead You to Your Next Opportunity...

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Networking is one of the most important skills to master for a successful job search. The vast majority of job openings are never advertised. Establishing a network of contacts will serve as a vital resource for job leads, referrals, suggestions, and support. Career networking begins with the people closest to you: friends, family, past employers, military and/or civilian colleagues, and members of professional associations.

Networking

Build a Networking Strategy for Your Transition, Military.com

Next Steps for Vets, nbcnews.com

The Elevator Speech is the Swiss Army Knife of Job-Search Tools, Quintcareers.com

Veteran's Elevator Speech (your own infomercial)Jobhunt.org

General Taluto video on Networking

Get LinkedIn to Your Career With Social Networking, M.Gunner,Excelsior College

Job Search, Career Networking and Online Profiles, About.com

Professional Associations

Military "Alumni" Groups

Military and veteran associations

Weddle's Association Directory

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