New Year, New Career Goals? Here’s How MOAA Can Help

New Year, New Career Goals? Here’s How MOAA Can Help
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As the new year dawns, the time is NOW to rev up your career transition plans.


Unsure how to start? No worries: Let MOAA help with a wide range of career transition support services.


Here's a look at just some of what’s available. Get more details at


Résumé Critiques. Speak 1-on-1 with career transition specialists on the nuances of résumé writing. Get your materials reviewed today! (Exclusive to Premium and Life members)


LinkedIn Profile Reviews. Kick your social media presence into high gear and showcase your professional persona with key certifications/credentials, specific achievements, and educational accomplishments. MOAA’s experts will review your profile as part of a personalized consulting session. (Exclusive to Premium and Life members)


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Financial, Benefits, TRICARE, and VA Expertise. MOAA provides a wealth of information online, including downloadable publications exclusive to Premium and Life members.


Timely Webinars. From transition advice to service-related benefits and much more, check out upcoming events on MOAA’s webinar schedule. Premium and Life members can access dozens of archived webinars.  


Virtual Career Fairs. These regular MOAA-sponsored events allow participants to engage in non-intimidating networking or test out potential employment opportunities. Visit throughout the year to see when the next career fair will take place.


Military Executive Transition (MET) Program. This seminal offering augments other transition assistance programs. A virtual seminar split over two half days immerses you in all things career transition, including the topics listed herein, and so much more. Visit for details.


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About the Author

Capt. Pat L. Williams, USN (Ret), PhD, PHR®
Capt. Pat L. Williams, USN (Ret), PhD, PHR®

Williams serves as MOAA's Program Director, Engagement and Transition Services. She served 35 years in the Navy in multiple high visibility leadership positions. She is a Certified Professional in Human Resources.