by Selena Dehne, JIST Publishing
Navigating the job hunt -- already a tough task during an economic downturn -- can be especially difficult for veterans transitioning out of the military. Some of these individuals experience culture shock. Others must relocate themselves and their families to new cities or countries. And some don't know how to connect their military experience to civilian jobs. Each of these dilemmas, and a handful of others veterans face, can complicate the transition process and make it difficult for veterans to achieve employment quickly.