May 2022 Military Executive Transition Seminar

May 2022 Military Executive Transition Seminar

Session I: May 24, 12:30-5 p.m. Eastern; Session II: May 25, 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Eastern
(Both sessions included in seminar registration)

The Military Executive Transition (MET) seminar is a virtual workshop conducted over two half-days and geared toward preparing transitioning servicemembers, veterans, military spouses, and surviving spouses for professional civilian careers. The workshop focuses on key aspects of a successful military-to-civilian transition and on veterans and military spouses seeking advancement in their civilian careers.

 

The interactive seminar includes:

  • Insight on how to build a stronger and broader network to accelerate your job search.
  • Strategies for using recruiters and executive search firms.
  • Help with self-marketing tools including your résumé and LinkedIn profile.
  • An overview of your TRICARE and VA benefits.
  • Interview preparation and best practices for salary and benefits negotiations.
  • An opportunity to practice your 30-second elevator pitch and participate in a mock interview.

 

The workshop concludes with a popular panel of successfully transitioned senior officers and talent acquisition professionals from a range of industries and sectors who share their experiences and insights.

 

MOAA Premium and Life members are invited to join Cmdr. Erin Cardinal, USN (Ret), MOAA's program director for transition services and family programs and a Career Transition Certified Professional Coach (CPC), for exclusive post-event working lunch session on April 1 from noon-1 p.m. Eastern to learn how to activate a resilient mindset that will serve you throughout the ups and downs of your military-to-civilian transition (and any other life circumstance!).

  

In addition to the workshop and exclusive working lunch session, MOAA Premium and Life members can:

  • Consult our financial staff for education and consumer advice.
  • Receive detailed résumé critiques, LinkedIn profile reviews, and career consultations from MOAA staff subject matter experts.

 

No matter where you are in your career journey, this is a don’t-miss event!


Event Information

This seminar is offered completely online using Microsoft Teams and requires a computer or laptop with a working webcam and microphone, as well as a strong internet connection. We will provide a link to the platform upon registration and 24 hours before the seminar. This a great networking opportunity, and we highly encourage participants to use the audio and video functionality to take advantage of the interactive nature of the workshop.  


NOTE: A small percentage of registrants may not receive emails from MOAA due to some domains blocking MOAA’s automated emails. If you do not receive sign-in instructions 24 hours before the seminar, please email transition@moaa.org and someone will respond to you with sign-in instructions.

 

A limited number of slots are available on a first-come, first served basis. Register today to save your seat! 

 

Register for the event below. Questions? Email transition@moaa.org.

 

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