U.S. Marine Major Nick Swaggert offers some advice to make your shift into the workforce easier.

You’re leaving the military and you’ve got your marching orders: Find a job in the civilian workforce.

Get ready for a tough mission. While the employment situation for vets has improved over recent years, it’s still harder out there for you than it is for your non-military peers. According to the Monster/Military.com Veteran’s Talent Index, post 9-11 veterans had an unemployment rate of 6.9% in April 2015 vs the non-veteran rate of 4.9%.

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