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USO/Hire Heroes USA Transition Workshop - Colorado Springs - July 22-23

USO Warrior and Family Care

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 8:30 AM - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 3:30 PM (MDT)

Colorado Springs, CO

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*Service Members, Military Spouses and Caregivers: Register here for Career Opportunity Day




Hire Heroes | US Chamber of Commerce | USO Warrior and Family Care



FREE Warrior Transition Assistance Workshop (for up to 20 participants) that targets active duty service members and spouses who are about to transition from the military. This two-day workshop focuses on topics such as resume writing, value proposition, translating military experience to “civilian speak,” and much more! The high-touch model offers a 5 to 1, participant to instructor ratio, allowing for one-on-one support in developing or fine tuning a civilian resume. Participants are also guided through practical application in interview skills, strategic planning and goal setting.

What makes the USO/Hire Heroes USA Transition Workshop unique?

  • Instructors are comprised of OEF/OIF veterans, civilian career counselors and former HR recruiters/specialists from corporate America
  • Instructors work with participants to create a high quality civilian resume and craft their value proposition 
  • HR recruiters from the local community facilitate one-on-one mock interviews, providing participants with honest, friendly feedback on what they did well during the interview and what they might want to do differently in the future
  • Continuum of services, meaning that the Hire Heroes USA team is available to work with participants beyond the workshop to tailor their resume and help prepare for interviews, as specific opportunities arise



Tuesday, 22 July – Wednesday, 23 July

0830 Breakfast & Introductions, 0900 – 1530 Workshop Instruction




220 Ruskin Drive

Colorado Springs, CO 80910

Dress Code: Business Casual (i.e. khakis, button down, collared shirt)

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Provided  



Laptop, NCOER’s or OER’s, previous resumes. If you do not have a laptop to bring send an email to Elda Auxiliaire, and we will work to have one on-site for you.  




Day 1

0900-0950     Hire Heroes USA Introduction and Strategic Planning Class

0950-1000     Break

1000-1050     Resume Class

1050-1100     Break

1100-1200     Resume Writing

1200-1300     Lunch

1300-1530     Resume Writing

1530-open     End of Day Wrap Up/Resume Uploading


Day 2

0900-0950     Interviewing Class/LinkedIn Class

0950-1000     Break

1000-1020     Value Proposition Worksheet

1020-1030     Mock Interview Sign-Up

1030-1230     Mock Interviews/Resume Writing

1230-1330     Lunch

1330-1530     Resume Writing/Resume Upload/Surveys

1530-open     Final Thoughts

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220 Ruskin Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80910

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 8:30 AM - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 3:30 PM (MDT)

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USO Warrior and Family Care

USO Warrior and Family Care is a comprehensive long-term program that supports the continuum of care that helps provide wounded, ill or injured warriors with the hope and confidence to sustain their journey towards a full and rewarding life. The program presents the best opportunity for our heroes to heal with honor. It also supports the troops' families and caregivers throughout the recovery process, as well as giving assistance to families of the fallen.

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