Field Tested

Recruiting, Managing, and Retaining Veterans

 Field Tested

Author: Emily King
Pub Date: November 2011
Print Edition: $29.95
Print ISBN: 9780814417799
Page Count: 192
Format: Hardback
e-Book ISBN: 9780814417805

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Table of Contents

Contents

List of Figures: vii

Acknowledgments: ix

Foreword by Sean Collins: xiii

Premise: xv

Introduction:1

PART 1: GETTING UP TO SPEED: 5

Chapter 1:

What You Get When You Hire a Vet:7

Chapter 2:

It's All About Culture:16

Chapter 3:

Common Challenges of Military-to-Civilian Transition:38

Chapter 4:

Military Transition as a Matter of Diversity and Inclusion: 48

Conclusion: 61

PART 2: UNDERSTANDING MILITARY TRANSITION: 63

Chapter 5:

The Military Transition Framework: 65

Chapter 6:

Detaching: 71

Chapter 7:

Regrouping: 80

Chapter 8:

Integrating: 92

Conclusion: 97

PART 3: THE VETERAN RETENTION LIFECYCLE: 99

Chapter 9:

The Veteran Retention Lifecycle:101

Chapter 10:

Recruitment: 106

Chapter 11:

On-Boarding: 129

Chapter 12:

Performance Management: 141

Chapter 13:

Career Development: 157

Chapter 14

The Veteran Retention Lifecycle and Re-engagement: 163

Conclusion:169

Appendix A:

Action Plan: 171

Appendix B:

Resources: 175

End Notes: 177

Index: 181

About the Author:187

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