Resource Center

Transition with confidence from the military to an outstanding civilian career

Lucas Group connects you with a knowledgeable military officer recruiter who helps you prepare for success in the civilian job market. We provide military job seekers and other highly-skilled professionals trusted guidance and transition tools, designed to translate your military skills, training, and experiences into valuable qualities in the corporate world and in post military jobs.

Career Assessment – We help you identify the career paths, industries, companies and veteran jobs that will maximize your military experience and provide you the best opportunity for a rewarding career.

Resume Building – You need a resume that puts your military experience to work for you. We help you build a resume that strongly reflects your training and leadership abilities and that will impress hiring companies.

Job Search Basics – We provide job search and interview tips, as well as best practices that will enable you to stand apart during the hiring process.

Interview Preparation – We provide guidance and helpful information prior to your interviews. We help you speak about your military experiences and knowledge in a manner that meaningfully translates into valued business skills.

Salary Resources – Salaries, benefits, and other compensation can be confusing. We provide you tools to help you negotiate your total compensation package, maximizing your potential and reward.

Tips and Tools:

The knowledge we have garnered over the years is unmatched, and our military recruiters consistently deliver consultative and informative service that identify jobs for military veterans that lead to lasting success. Below are several documents and links which provide added insight when launching your civilian career.

Business White Paper (PDF) – “Driving Success in Corporate America: Five Important Attributes Military Leaders Bring to Business” by Bryan Zawikowski

Military Salary Survey (PDF) – This salary survey includes data for candidates placed by Lucas Group’s Military Division between October 1, 2012 and September 30, 2013.

Cost of Living Comparison – Salaries can vary greatly depending on where you are living. Use the resources below to compare living costs (housing, taxes, etc.) and salary differentials between U.S. cities.
Learn the cost of living in various cities.
Know what your job is worth in another city.
Compare salaries of similar jobs in different cities.

Frequently Asked Questions for Job Seekers:

Through our 40+ years of experience, we have learned that similar questions arise. Our FAQs deliver answers to our most commonly received questions. Read more.