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Army Connects Transitioning Soldiers to Careers



by Jenny Hale

Each year, over 100,000 transitioning Soldiers leave Army active duty service and look for opportunities in the civilian sector. In fiscal year 2016, Army transition participant surveys showed that 56% of transitioning Soldiers planned to seek employment opportunities in the civilian sector.

From March 28 – 30, 2017, the Army hosted a training symposium at The Brown Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. The symposium trained Soldier for Life – Transition Assistance Program Center staff and stakeholders on various topics related to the program, focusing on the theme of “Transition to Connection.”

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