ERIC Number: ED394041
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
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From Navy Blue to Corporate Gray: A Career Transition Guide for Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard Personnel.
Savino, Carl S.; Krannich, Ronald L.
This book is intended to serve as a comprehensive, self-directed career guide for individuals preparing to make the transition from the military to employment in the civilian labor force. The first 18 chapters examine the following topics: making the transition to civilian life; distinguishing myths from the realities of conducting a job search; getting organized for new successes; obtaining transition assistance; identifying skills and abilities; specifying interests and values; identifying motivated abilities and skills; developing employer-centered objectives; creating effective resumes and letters; conducting research in key areas; networking to career success; interviewing for the right job; negotiating salary and benefits; relocating to the right community; finding employment with major defense and government contractors; starting a business; implementing goals; and using a computer to find a job. Chapter 19 is a list of 187 print, videotape, audiotape, and computer and CD-ROM resources. Appendices contain the following: list of 22 executive recruiters, index, and order form for related publications. (MN)
Descriptors: Career Change, Career Choice, Career Planning, Counseling Services, Education Work Relationship, Employment Counselors, Employment Interviews, Employment Opportunities, Entrepreneurship, Information Networks, Information Sources, Job Search Methods, Labor Market, Military Personnel, Records (Forms), Recruitment, Relocation, Resumes (Personal), Self Evaluation (Individuals), Social Networks, Transitional Programs, Veterans, Vocational Adjustment
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Publication Type: Books
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Identifiers: Coast Guard; Marine Corps; Navy