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Selling Yourself in the Job Market

By Robert Gowin During our 24 Feb 2016 podcast we covered the topic of "Marketing Your Skills" to the private sector. I thought it might be helpful to share some of the details from that podcast along with tips from my book Master the Transition. When...

EP-14 Lost In Translation – Guest host, Susan Daood

Susan Daood joined Robert Gowin and Scott Kinder on the Mentors for Military podcast and they discussed the challenges of translating military experience within the private sector and how at times things get lost in translation. They provided tips on how to present military experience...

EP-12 Problem Solving

Robert Gowin, Rudy Lindsey, Scott Kinder and Mike Pritts talk about the topic of "problem solving" which applies to aspects of transition from the military as well as tackling problems or challenges in the private sector. It could be accomplished through Observe, Orient, Decide, and...

EP-11 In the Strategy Room – Selection

Robert Gowin, Scott Kinder and Mike Pritts talk "In the Strategy Room" about the three planning considerations for your transition from the military or when thinking about your next position if you are a veteran. It's important that you ensure you select the right culture,...

The most dangerous obstacle to your success is simply…YOU.

By Rudy Lindsey We started podcasting only a short time ago. Our podcast series is a rapidly growing outreach venture that is becoming hugely popular among our listeners, not to mention our competitors. The episodes aren’t about giving you a step-by-step, patented route to success. “Oh Contraire” my friend…...

EP-10 Adaptability

Robert Gowin, Mike Pritts, Scott Kinder, and Mark McCowan discuss the topic of adaptability/change. The ability to evolve and change or be adaptable is important in the military and in the private business sector....