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TAOnline staff has meticulously organized the most current and relevant transitioning military related books to help you easily determine the reading material most suitable for your situation. Click through the Title links below to get a quick synopsis of each book of interest.

Getting a Civilian Job

  1. Veterans: DO THIS! GET HIRED! Proven Advice For Veterans That Need A Job
  2. Job Search: Marketing Your Military Experience, 5th Edition

Getting a Federal Job

  1. Roadmap to the Senior Executive Service: How to Find SES Jobs, Determine Your Qualifications, and Develop Your SES Application
  2. How to Land a Top-Paying Federal Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Internships, Resumes and Cover Letters, Application Essays (KSAs), Interviews, Salaries, Promotions and More!
  3. The Book of U.S. Government Jobs: Where They Are, What's Available, and How To Write A Federal Resume
  4. Ten Steps to a Federal Job, 3rd edition

Resume Writing

  1. Roadmap to Job-Winning Military to Civilian Resumes
  2. Military-to-Civilian Resumes and Letters: How to Best Communicate Your Strengths to Employers
  3. Expert Resumes for Military-To-Civilian Transitions, 2nd Ed

Military to Civilian Transition Guide

  1. Warrior to Patriot Citizen: Transition your military service and skills to your new civilian adventure
  2. Out of Uniform: Your Guide to a Successful Military-to-Civilian Career Transition
  3. Military Transition to Civilian Success: The Complete Guide for Veterans and Their Families
  4. Military-to-Civilian Transition Guide: A Career Transition Guide for Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine, Coast Guard Personnel, and Veterans
  5. Military-To-Civilian Career Transition 2nd Ed: The Essential Job Search Handbook for Service Members (Military-To-Civilian Career Transition Guide)
  6. Leaving Active Duty: Real-life Stories and Advice for Junior Military Officers
  7. Sell Like a Marine: Close More Sales with the Proven Principles of World-Class Leadership

Military to Civilian Translations

  1. A Civilian's Guide to the U.S. Military: A comprehensive reference to the customs, language and structure of the Armed Forces - Barbara Schading and Richard Schading
  2. The Transitioned Veteran: Success Beyond Service
  3. The Transitioning Military Project Manager

Title:The Transitioning Military Project Manager (The Transitioning Military Series)

Author:LTC Jay Hicks and Sandy Cobb

Publication Date:March 31, 2015

The Transitioning Military Project Manager (The Transitioning Military Series) The Transitioning Military Project Manager is designed to help retiring and transitioning military personnel evaluate and understand their potential for transforming themselves into a marketable commodity within the public and private sectors as Project Managers. The book provides guidance for transitioning military personnel on the path toward commercial project management. Veterans gain insight of their personal military experience, understand the value of their learned knowledge and confidently approach their transition into the civilian marketplace as a project manager through application of their inherent skills. Common sense assistance is presented for transitioning military personnel, as an authoritative guide. Transitional knowledge is codified through the use of authoritative sources like PMI, DAU and other veterans who have successfully transitioned into project management in the career field. This book provides a method for personal change and surviving the transition from the service into the civilian sectors. In addition to authoritative project management information, The Transitioning Military Project Managers also contains success stories, self-evaluation, personal assessments, and Personal Strategic Roadmap development; also providing guidance for the newcomer to the civil service environment and its associated challenges. This book is for everyone transitioning from the military considering project management among their multiple career field choices after the service.

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