Internships: How it is crucial to your successful veteran transition.
Track: Career Readiness Track (Sponsored by LinkedIn)
Learn why working for "free" can be crucial to your veteran transition and the best tool to learn how to translate your military skillsets and experience specifically for your future career. Mike Duerr from The Washington Center will moderate a panel of student veterans who participated in a summer internship in Washington DC. They will speak on how an internship can provide you with the customized professional development, networking, and career exploration with industry professionals and organizations aligned with your career goals. The panel of student veterans will also discuss with you how to find that perfect internship experience, what programs exist that can connect you to them, and how you can ensure, that you can get the most out of your future internship!