Transition Friendly Industries You Might Not Know About

If you have recently left the military and are hunting for a new career path, there are certain obvious industries that are likely to hire veterans of the armed forces. Security firms and government contractors are some of the most obvious hiring industries but what about other, less obvious industries like communications and finance?

The good news is that no matter what your interests and skill-set are, all major industries are looking to recruit talented individuals. If you're interested in the communications field, all of the top cellular carriers are available for career pursuits. Similarly, the entertainment industry actively participates in hiring retired military. Below is a quick list of top industries that hire veterans:

  • Finance
  • Healthcare
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Information Technologies
  • Retail
  • Food and Beverage
  • Insurance

The key to having a smooth, stress-free transition from military to civilian life is planning. There are many industry options available for career-oriented veterans and, with a solid plan and a strong work ethic, you can smoothly facilitate your transition into a civilian career.

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