While nobody likes hunting for jobs, it can be especially difficult for transitioning veterans. The civilian business world just doesn’t work the same way that the military does. While the freedom to take your career in any direction is exciting, it may also be intimidating. It can seem like you have a million things to do before you can even begin to apply for IT professional jobs.
The Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) program provides up to $4,000 of educational funding for military spouses who are continuing their education by pursuing a license, certification, or an Associates degree in what they call a “portable” career field and occupation.
The goal of the Department of Defense’s (DoD) Spouse Education and Career Opportunities (SECO) program is to help military spouses with career development and employment. SECO sponsors MyCAA to further their goals of military spouse employment.
AF Credentialing Opportunities On-Line (AF COOL) is an Air Force program designed to help airmen achieve credentials that are recognized by the civilian community. This serves two purposes: to help the enlisted force gain new skills in an airman’s Air Force job, and to prepare the airman to work in the civilian world after leaving the airforce. Learn how this program can help you gain valuable credentials.
VET TEC is a new tuition and housing assistance program designed to help veterans get short term technology training without using their GI Bill® benefits! Learn more about the program and whether or not you qualify in this blog.
When leaving military service, it’s natural to feel a mixture of excitement and fear, often in equal parts. What’s next for you? How will you pay the bills now? What kind of career can you make for yourself outside of the military? And above all, how can you take these next steps quickly? This guide […]
After Tremayne Brown’s time in the military, he turned his curiosity with computers into a career in Artificial Intelligence. How? Learn about his story and how partnering with LeaderQuest opened new doors for him and his family!
Did you know that IT is a great fit for veterans looking for a career after the military? In this blog we explore the demands of the IT industry and why exactly veterans should consider a career in IT.
The transition from the military to civilian life can be very difficult, one aspect especially difficult can be choosing a career. Luckily we put together a blog to help guide you through this aspect of your Military Transition.