From the Battlefield to the Boardroom Podcast - Episode 127

Best-Selling Author Shares "Signs of a Great Resume"

From the Battlefield to the Boardroom Podcast

As a transitioning service member or veteran, you have a broad skill set that can translate into a variety of corporate jobs. Your resume is often your chance to make a first impression on a Recruiter or Hiring Manager, so you need it to accurately represent your unique experiences, career progression, as well as the value you will bring to their company.

Scott Vedder, author of the best-selling book "Signs of a Great Resume" and "Signs of a Great Resume: Veterans Edition," joins the podcast to offer advice on writing a resume that stands out.

Scott is a former Recruiter at a Fortune 100 company, and his expertise on military veteran career transitions has been recognized by the White House, Pentagon, and veteran service organizations nationwide. Topics include:

  • Tips for translating military skills for a civilian recruiter
  • Tailoring your resume when changing careers
  • Resume mistakes to avoid