By James. D Murphy and William M. Duke
#9007 The goal of this book is to help military veterans prepare for the next mission in their careers. Written by veterans who have successfully made the transition, it offers career-planning guidance to U.S. military veterans coming off active duty.
This is NOT simply a guide to transitioning from the military to the civilian world. This is NOT a guide to getting a job. This book IS a guide to developing a post-military career, not just for the first few days, weeks, or months after active duty, but for the rest of your employed life.
This simple and effective planning process has been taught to more than 1 million business executives in companies all over the world. It explains how to build an adaptable long-range career plan called a Career High Definition Destination (HDD), across a spectrum of seven key areas.
Down Range shows how business differs from military service, how to identify the resources needed to achieve the Career HDD, and how to develop strategic and tactical courses of action that drive you to executing towards your Career HDD on a consistent basis. It challenges veterans to change their mind-set and understand just how different the “wilderness” of civilian employment is from military experience.
Author James Murphy is founder of Afterburner Inc. and is currently working with the U.S. Army at the highest levels to develop a transition program for the estimated 1.5 million veterans who will transition from active duty service to civilian careers by the year 2020.
224 pages. Softcover. 2014. PRICING: $25.00. SPECIALS: 10 copies for $229.95; 100 copies for $1,999.00..