Conference / Seminar, Veterans, Virtual Events & Programming

6th Annual Thinking Beyond the Transition for Veterans

Monday, November 2 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Overview

Transitioning military veterans enter the workforce with diverse experiences and tremendous leadership capacity. The November 6th event explores how veterans focused on financial fields can better take inventory of their strengths, preferences, and tolerances to make fulfilling choices that give them greater staying power in their Wall Street roles. Concurrently, explore the benefits of hiring military veterans and military spouses. When veterans feel they are making meaningful contributions, employers are much more likely to see the lasting benefits of veteran hiring. Following opening remarks and a keynote, a panel will share examples of how they leveraged the skills learned while in military service to transition to lasting successful careers in finance. Following opening remarks and a keynote, a panel will share examples of how they leveraged the skills learned while in military service to transition to lasting successful careers in finance with a Q&A session to follow.

Agenda

6:00 PM | OPENING REMARKS


6:05 PM | KEYNOTE SPEAKER


6:30 PM | Q&A


6:40 PM | VETERANS TRANSITION PANEL


7:25 PM | Q&A


7:40 PM |  CLOSING REMARKS

Additional Details

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the value of hiring veterans and military spouses
  • Understand how to leverage background in military service to transition successfully
  • Gain better understanding of roles within the financial industry
  • Focus on key highlights for selling differentiated skill set
  • Learn how to translate language from military to finance
  • Learn what key points to focus on in job search, resume conversion, and interview prep
  • Learn about CFANY and CFA Institute’s Career Guide: Veterans Edition