Resources for Veterans

Augsburg University Resources

Veteran & Military Support Program

Resume Writing Resources

Military Skills Translator – A tool to help folks translate military experiences and keywords to civilian contexts.

NACE – “The Veteran’s Guide to Developing a Resume”: an article on curating your resume for jobs and transferring your military experience into work experience – “Writing Military to Civilian Resumes”: another on article with advice on transferring skills

Job Search Resources

Career Force: a Minnesota career resource with tailored support for veterans

Feds Hire Vets: a site for federal employment information for veterans

TAOnline: Offers a job board, events and job fairs, transition guidance, and lists of veteran-friendly employers

Recruit Military: a job search site for veterans and military spouses

DAV: employment program that connects transition, active duty, reserve members, veterans, and their spouses with employers

Additional Resources

Career Wise MN State: provides a list of career resources for veterans

Workforce Development: provides veteran employment support across Southeast Minnesota

US Department of Veteran Affairs: offers career and employment assistance

US Department of Labor – Veterans Employment Services: federal and state resources for job searching and career planning

LinkedIn: Offers one free year of access to LinkedIn Premium for eligible US military members through a collaboration with SheerID

TAP (Transition Assistance Program): supports military personnel in the transition from military service to life as civilians

ACP: helps with career placement for military and active duty military spouses, also offers mentoring programs

American Legion: offers program, services, and membership to vets