ERIC Number: ED069958
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Target: Tomorrow. Second Career Planning for Military Retirees.
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Manpower and Reserve Affairs (DOD), Washington, DC.
Intended for the career serviceman, this booklet attempts to provide the retiree with workable solutions to his own retirement situation and to assist him in resolving the transition between military and civilian life. The four steps the serviceman must take in approaching second career employment are given as follows: (1) review his experience, (2) develop his civilian employment objectives, (3) prepare for his job search, and (4) negotiate for his employment. Section 1 of the booklet discusses step (1); Section 2 concerns step (2); Sections 3 and 4 relate to step (3); and Section 6 provides information on step (4). In Section 5 of the booklet, agencies and activities, both Government and private, that can assist the retiree in obtaining employment are indicated and briefly discussed. In the final section, number 7, the effect that the transition from military to civilian life will have on the retiree's family is considered. Five appendices contain the following material: A. State and Local Government Positions; B. Education and Education Services; C. Management Assistance Program; D. Franchises; E. Sales Occupations; and F. Professional and Social Service Organizations. (DB)
Descriptors: Career Change, Career Guidance, Career Planning, Employment Opportunities, Guides, Job Applicants, Job Skills, Males, Military Personnel, Retirement, Retraining, Vocational Adjustment
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock No. 0800-0415, $.55)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Manpower and Reserve Affairs (DOD), Washington, DC.