The following resources linked below will be helpful for those weighing their civilian career options during or after their military career.
Career Command Post (CCP)
CCP specializes in bringing transitioning active duty military personnel and armed forces veterans together with civilian employers hiring for executive, managerial, professional, technical, skilled, and semi-skilled positions, from the Military Transition Group, Inc. https://www.livecareer.com/resume.
The Small Business Association (SBA) has launched loan programs to help veterans start their own businesses. https://www.nfib.com/
This is a great resource for veterans and employers looking to connect with veterans for specific and general careers. Jobs listed here are both government and private https://vetjobs.org/.
This is an excellent source to connect student veterans with jobs in corporate America https://www.recruitmilitary.com/.
HireVetsFirst is a government-backed free job search engine that includes help with resume building/writing for veterans https://www.hireveterans.com/.
This Veteran Employment website has partnered with Monster.com and allows veterans to search for jobs including ones that require a security clearance https://hiring.monster.com/solutions/veterans/.
Helmets to Hardhats
Helmets to Hardhats was started in 2003 to help veterans with a construction background, or those seeking to enter the field, facilitate streamlined information to construction-related careers https://helmetstohardhats.org/.
Federal Jobs Search Engine
USAjobs.gov is a government-employment database. It is set up to facilitate streamlined searches for federal jobs throughout the world https://www.usajobs.gov/.
This job database includes employers from all 50 states that are geared toward veterans seeking employment opportunities https://www.vetfriends.com/about/become_a_member.cfm.