Resume Writing for Military Background


Are you a School of Business student with military experience? Are you looking for ways to articulate the skills and experiences you gained onto paper? Join your School of Business Career Counselors and Academic Advisors for a resume writing workshop on Monday, June 5, 2023 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm on Zoom. Link to join or type in

Career counselors will be available to work through your military experiences and translate them onto your resume for employers. Academic advisors will be available for academic questions.  

Students should come prepared with:  

  • a copy of their most recent resume  
  • at least one job description of interest  

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Who will be leading the session: 

Kelly Coughlan - Kelly is the Career Services Manager at the Office of Career Services within the School of Business. She is a military spouse (Navy) and has worked on numerous installations in Career Services. Her previous roles include teaching resume writing, cover letters, LinkedIn, interview skills, and federal employment to those transitioning out of the military (Transition Assistance Program/TAP) and military spouses (Fleet & Family Support Center/FFSC). 

Jaclyn Beasley- Jaclyn is the Assistant Director of undergraduate online programs in the School of Business. Jaclyn has a passion for assisting our military affiliated students and has a close family member who is currently serving.