Tag: veterans

VETS2INDUSTRY In-person Networking event (Atlanta, GA)

VETS2INDUSTRY In-person Networking and new Free Vets2Industry Coffee powered by Dope Coffee! VETS2INDUSTRY (the global 501c3 non-profit for the military community, based in Atlanta) and Dope Coffee Company (also based in Atlanta), both Minority and Service disabled veteran owned business/organization have partnered together and created the new VETS2INDUSTRY Coffee powered by Dope Coffee and will…
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Book 4: MILITARY TRANSITION MISTAKES VETERAN MAKE

The most common transition mistakes are discussed in this guidebook along with tactics to avoid and overcome. Every military member should study this ebook prior to their transition. 1. Not starting early enough2. Not taking ownership3. Limited self-awareness4. Not understanding the process5. Not developing a strong network6. Not evaluating all sources of advice7. Too focused…
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Book 3: MILITARY TO CIVILIAN TRANSITION CHALLENGES

Transition challenges and specific tactics to overcome are discussed in this guidebook, along with ways employers can assist military members. 1. Loss of Purpose or Meaning2. Loss of Community or Identity3. Loss of Structure4. Language Barriers5. Culture Barriers6. Information Barriers7. Time Concerns8. Family Concerns9. Employment & Financial Concerns10. Limited Self-Reflection11. Reluctance to Ask for Help12.…
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Book 2: WINNING THE EMPLOYMENT GAME

Finding your ideal job after the military is a competition. The first step in the process is understanding the rules and how the game is played. This ebook provides the rules and tips to win. PART 1: How to Win – How the game is played – The open and hidden job marketsPART 2: Getting…
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Book 1: TRUTHS ABOUT THE MILITARY TRANSITION

Ten lessons everyone should be aware of on day-1 of the military. This is an easy-to-read guidebook that delivers useful insights from veterans who’ve gone before you. 1. Everyone will transition2. You are responsible for your own transition3. The process can be stressful and confusing4. Understanding and preparation are essential5. Everyone has a different experience6.…
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37th Vets2Industry Virtual Networking Event

Registration is now open! Who is this for? VETERANS, Business professionals in any industry, Military Spouses, Gold Star Family Members, and Work Age Dependent Children Brought to you by: Due to COVID-19 this special event is being hosted virtually by VETS2INDUSTRY. The Founder Brian Arrington, along with our guest speaker hope this little bit of…
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Let Me Teach You How to Negotiate Your Offer

Hello Again! So, you were able to write an effective resume, you applied to your dream job, you made it through the interview process, and just now you received a call from the recruiter who extended you a verbal offer! What’s next? This week I will be teaching you how to negotiate your offer if it is necessary. First things…
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V2I New Year Newsletter #6

Welcome to the sixth volume of the Vets2Industry newsletter “The Round.” Inside this newsletter, you can expect to read articles from fellow veterans, Vets2Industry volunteers, and industry experts – focusing on New Year and new beginnings! This newsletter is for you and by you! Please reach out to us if you want to contribute –…
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V2I Newsletter #5

Welcome to the fifth volume of the Vets2Industry newsletter “The Round.” Inside this newsletter, you can expect to read articles from fellow veterans, Vets2Industry volunteers, and industry experts – focusing in on our caregivers! This newsletter is for you and by you! Please reach out to us if you want to contribute – we are…
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Special Veterans Day Edition of The Round

Welcome to the fourth volume and Veterans Day edition of the Vets2Industry newsletter “The Round.” Inside this newsletter, you can expect to read articles from fellow veterans, Vets2Industry volunteers, and industry experts. So many great tips from Michael Parise about coping with COVID-19 in a positive way. If you have attended any of the Vets2Industry…
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