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VETRACON2017

Veteran Transition Conference

Our Veteran Transition Conference events have dynamic entrepreneurs, business leaders and trailblazers that volunteer their time to help you thrive in your transition from the military, showing you step by step how to start your own successful business or find your dream job

Milestones

  • Decision making criteria to formulate a second career or life after the military
  • Networking strategy centered about industries of choice
  • Develop individual value propositions that drive success in transition
  • Develop and execute a career transition plan
  • Identify your personality and what career fields fit best
  • Understanding Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS)
  • Identifying and understanding the world of recruiting
  • Resumes, interviewing, and salary negotiations

Outcomes

Service members and spouses will leave the day with a written strategic plan that will help them answer the following questions:

  • What is my dream career?
  • How does that relate to my passion?
  • Where are the broken links in my career search chain?
  • What are the things I do NOT need to do?
  • How does a specific calendar with date of separation as end goal help me stay on track?

What Our Community is Saying About Our Events

List of free events for Military, Veterans, Spouses, & DoD Civilians located at a military installation near you.

We know transitioning is a difficult time period for you and your family. American Dream U hosts a Veteran Transition Conference (VETRACON) at many bases around the world. We bring amazing people to coach, speak, teach, and inspire you and your family during this pivotal moment in your life. If you have any questions, concerns, or suggestions on any aspect of what we do, please contact us at adu@americandreamu.org.

VETRACONx 2017 | 1200-1400
Coastal Carolina Community College
Small Business Center – Melton Skill Center
North Carolina

World Class Business & Career Advice from Top Entrepreneurs
Welcome Coastal Carolina Students

American Dream U gives you the unique opportunity to get the best advice from our Nation’s top business leaders!

Join us to discover the tactics, techniques, and procedures you’ll need to further develop your leadership skills, to land your dream career, or to start your dream business! If you’re planning on transitioning out of the military in the near future or would like to enhance your leadership abilities, you won’t want to miss this event!

1 Million Cups | 0900-1100
USO of North Carolina
Soldier Support Center
2843 Normandy Drive
Fort Bragg, NC 28307

 

The knowledge and resources to start your own business can be life changing.

 

1 MILLION CUPS is a free, nationwide program designed to educate, engage and accelerate early-stage startups. We believe in the notion that entrepreneurs can discover solutions and thrive when they collaborate over a million cups of coffee. Drop in on our community of innovators and entrepreneurship enthusiasts to connect and support your local startups. The format is simple: the community gathers on Wednesday morning to hear two 6 minute presentations from local startups, then answers the question: What can our community do for your startup?

American Dream U Employment Workshop | 1800 – 2100
Revolutionary Coworking
100 Hay Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Welcome Veterans!

 

Don’t seek employment, set the honeypot and let the employers come to you. A honeypot is supported by a strong personal brand. Join American Dream U for their premier employment workshop. This workshop will provide the content necessary for recruiters to find you. Participants will receive LinkedIn premium accounts, headshots, introduction videos and a personal website.

Pour One Forward at the Onnit Academy | 1600 – 1900
The Onnit Academy
4401 Freidrich Ln #301
Austin, TX 78744

Join us for a free workout and member happy hour while empowering our veterans!

Workout, drink beer, and help veterans on June 7th at 4pm.

Join us for a FREE workout with Onnit to help empower veterans. Workout starts at 4pm! Don’t want to workout? Just come hang out and have some FREE beer!

It’s open to the community and will assist the nonprofit organization American Dream U, in partnership with Sam Adams’ #PourOneForward campaign, in supporting transitioning veterans find their dream job or start a business.

Text POURONE to 24587, and Sam Adams will match the first $10,000 donated!

June 14, 2017

Financial Workshop | Time TBD
American Dream U and Navy Federal Credit Union Financial Workshop
Location TBD

 

 

World Class Financial Advice from Navy Federal Credit Union
Welcome Military, Spouses, Veterans, & Civilians

VETRACON 2017 | 0800-1200
Golden Lion Conference Center
Caserma Ederle, Bldg. 311
Vicenza, Italy

World Class Business & Career Advice from Top Entrepreneurs

American Dream U gives you the unique opportunity to get the best advice from our Nation’s top business leaders!

Join us to discover the tactics, techniques, and procedures you’ll need to further develop your leadership skills, to land your dream career, or to start your dream business! If you’re planning on transitioning out of the military in the near future or would like to enhance your leadership abilities, you won’t want to miss this event!

VETRACON 2017 | 1300-1700
Tony Bass Auditorium – Clay Kaserne Building
Flugplatz Erbenheim 1038
Wiesbaden, Germany

World Class Business & Career Advice from Top Entrepreneurs

American Dream U gives you the unique opportunity to get the best advice from our Nation’s top business leaders!

Join us to discover the tactics, techniques, and procedures you’ll need to further develop your leadership skills, to land your dream career, or to start your dream business! If you’re planning on transitioning out of the military in the near future or would like to enhance your leadership abilities, you won’t want to miss this event!

VETRACON 2017 | 0800-1200
Armstrong’s Club – Bartylla Room
Arizona Boulevard
Kaiserslautern, Germany

World Class Business & Career Advice from Top Entrepreneurs

American Dream U gives you the unique opportunity to get the best advice from our Nation’s top business leaders!

Join us to discover the tactics, techniques, and procedures you’ll need to further develop your leadership skills, to land your dream career, or to start your dream business! If you’re planning on transitioning out of the military in the near future or would like to enhance your leadership abilities, you won’t want to miss this event!

July 26, 2017 Jacksonville, NC

1 Million Cups | Time TBD
Jacksonville, NC

 

The knowledge and resources to start your own business can be life changing.

 

1 MILLION CUPS is a free, nationwide program designed to educate, engage and accelerate early-stage startups. We believe in the notion that entrepreneurs can discover solutions and thrive when they collaborate over a million cups of coffee. Drop in on our community of innovators and entrepreneurship enthusiasts to connect and support your local startups. The format is simple: the community gathers on Wednesday morning to hear two 6 minute presentations from local startups, then answers the question: What can our community do for your startup?

VETRACON 2017 

 

World Class Business & Career Advice from Top Entrepreneurs
Welcome Military, Spouses, Veterans, & Civilians

 

American Dream U gives you the unique opportunity to get the best advice from our Nation’s top business leaders… FREE of charge!

 

Join us to discover the tactics, techniques, and procedures you’ll need to further develop your leadership skills, to land your dream career, or to start your dream business! If you’re planning on transitioning out of the military in the near future or would like to enhance your leadership abilities, you won’t want to miss this 2 day event! This event is open to all members of the Military Community: Military Personnel, Retirees, Veterans, Civilian Employees and Spouses.

If you can’t make an event live, we have several other methods of community support and we video every event. If you want access to our video library for free, please click here to sign up for our online courses and get access to our video library. Also, we have monthly meetups we call MISSION: MEETUPS that you can find, attend, or even create your own as an ADU Warrior to support your community of colleagues and families. Click here to locate a meetup near you.