For transitioning service members and veterans

Build new skills for your transition to a civilian career

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.

Video Thumbnail of U.S. Army Veteran instructing 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.

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