Learn how to maximize the skills and experiences you gained in the military to
successfully transition to a civilian career.
We collaborated with experts from the Center for Veteran Transition and Integration
at Columbia University and FourBlock to create custom resources designed to help you
find a job and succeed in the civilian workforce.
Learn how to update your resume for your civilian job search from Sean, a U.S. Army veteran and alumnus of Columbia University who now works as a data scientist at Google.
Lessons for job search success
Start a Resume
Create an effective resume that highlights your experience and achievements using a template from Google Docs.
Edit a Resume
Edit your resume to make it stronger and more appealing to an employer.
Update Your Resume for Your Civilian Job Search
Prepare your resume for civilian employment by editing and updating details in Google Docs.
Lessons to build workplace skills
Send Professional Emails
Learn how to write professional emails for specific workplace situations.
Plan Effective Meetings
Learn to schedule, prepare for, and run a successful meeting with digital tools.
Give and Receive Feedback
Learn to give and receive written feedback effectively.
Communicate Effectively at Work
Communicate and collaborate with others in the workplace more effectively using digital tools.
Manage a Project with Digital Tools
Plan a team project, track its progress and costs, and prepare a summary report using digital tools.
Build Your Online Business
Create, promote, and manage an online business using digital tools.
Connect and Collaborate Anywhere with Digital Tools
Improve your digital collaboration and communication skills using online tools.