by Alyssa Vincent, Veterans Alliance
As you begin to transition out of the military, one of the first things you’ll probably want to do is find a new job. However, the civilian workplace is very different than military work culture, and sometimes military terminology and acronyms can go over employers’ heads. Here are some tips to translate your military experience.
“One of the biggest complaints hiring managers have is that they don’t understand military language, ranks and some of the specific job duties that only people in the military do,” said Shareem