Tactical Transition

Tactical Transition

Hosted by: Cyndi Po & Michele Lewis

We will discuss mastering career strategies and planning for senior military leaders transitioning into the civilian job market.

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Episodes

Episode 19: Michele Lewis & Cyndi Po, Executive Career Coaches; Networking - THE MOST IMPORTANT TOOL IN YOUR CAREER SEARCH

In this week’s episode of Tactical Transition, we will discuss the most important tool in your career search toolbox - Networking. Statistics show that over 75% of job openings are not posted on job boards or “easy to...
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Episode 18: Michele Lewis & Cyndi Po, Executive Career Coaches; Developing Your Professional Introduction (Elevator Pitch)

In this week’s episode of Tactical Transition, we will discuss the importance of having an intriguing and appropriate professional introduction. This is often called the “elevator pitch.” Whether it is a networking...
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Episode 17: Lt. Col (Retired) Mark Paolicelli; Defense Mission Analyst, Booz Allen Hamilton

We are honored to have as our guest on today’s show, Lt. Col (Retired) Mark Paolicelli. We will discuss his military-to-civilian transition and words of wisdom for those who are currently making this journey. His keen...
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Episode 16: Kimberly Williams, Founder & CEO of NC4ME

Kimberly Lindsay Williams, MA, SPHR, SHRM – SCP Chief Human Resources Officer, City of Jacksonville, North Carolina Founder & Chief Executive Officer, NC4ME, North Carolina for Military Employment Kimberly...
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Episode 15: Michele Lewis & Cyndi Po, Executive Career Coaches; Getting the Most Out of an Informational Interview

This week on Tactical Transition, Executive Career Coaches Cyndi Po & Michele Lewis will discuss the "Informational Interview." What is it? Is it important to do them? Who do I have an informational interview...
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Episode 14: Bill Gray; Managing Director, SteerBridge: The Importance of Finding the Right "Fit" for Your Career

Bill Gray, Managing Director at SteerBridge, joins us again to bring insights and inspiration to the transitioning military leaders. In today's episode, Bill will discuss the importance of finding the right fit in...
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Episode 13 - Cyndi Po & Michele Lewis; Executive Career Coaches; Breaking Down the Resume

This week on Tactical Transition, Executive Career Coaches Cyndi Po & Michele Lewis will tackle the important subject of "resumes." If you are a transitioning service member and are concerned about writing the...
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Episode 12 - Jessica Hermanstorfer, Sr Manager, Talent Acquisition Operations, Eqlipse Technologies

Transitioning Service Members: From the perspective of a corporate recruiter, you might be wondering: • What does it mean when offers contain language like "contingent," "funded," or "unfunded"? • Is there a way for a...
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Episode 11 - William (Bill) Gray; Managing Director, SteerBridge

Meet an ESEL Honor Graduate! William (Bill) Gray retired from the Marine Corps in April of this year after 29 years of service. He was a graduate of our Henderson Hall ESEL seminar about a year ago (the week before...
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Episode 10B - Col (R) George Lewis; Executive Director CACI International

Join us as we speak with COL(R) George Lewis, who compares “landing your next career” to a PLF landing learned through Airborne School.   George Lewis enlisted in the Army in 1985 as a signals intercept (SIGINT),...
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Episode 10A - Col (R) George Lewis; Executive Director CACI International

Join us as we speak with COL(R) George Lewis, who compares “landing your next career” to a PLF landing learned through Airborne School.   George Lewis enlisted in the Army in 1985 as a signals intercept (SIGINT),...
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Episode 9 - Guest: Col (R) Walter Herd; Director TAP Human Resource Command

Don’t Wait To Plan Your Transition. Join us this week as we have a conversation with Walter Herd, the Director of the Transition Assistance Program Human Resource Command located in Ft. Knox, Kentucky. Walter comes...
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