Transition resources

How to get started

When making a big change, it is best to be prepared. Our recommendations and partnerships can prepare you for what is next. Follow these steps to make your transition as smooth as possible. It's never too early to start.


Update your social media, attend industry events, and take classes to build your professional contacts.

Gather Intel

Talk with a transition counselor to learn about your different options.

Choose Your Path

Choose your transition path between civilian job, school, or opening your own business.

 Connect The Dots

Find balance in your life by connecting your health & wellness, community, and relationships.


Use these quick links to start your transition to civilian life.

Military Network

RallyPoint: Connect with service members and veterans on the largest military network

Professional Network

LinkedInBuild and engage with your professional network

Veteran Mentorship

VeteratiDigital mentorship platform to support the military community in pursuing their dreams

Gather Intel


US Chamber of CommerceComprehensive list of tasks and information for your transition plan


GI JobsA packed guide full of every tip and topic you need to know about before you transition


MilitaryVariety of assets and articles about transitioning from the military to civilian life

Choose Your Path


GI Bill BenefitsDiscover what education benefits you are eligible for 


Vet RoadmapStep-by-step plan to help you find a civilian job


IVMFTraining program designed to give veterans and their families skills to successfully own a business

Connect The Dots 

Health & Wellness

Warrior Wellness AllianceGet connected with high-quality care providers and veteran peer networks


Military TransitionConnect with mentors and organizations


Mentors for MilitaryPodcast hosted by veterans that is focused on personal growth

Veteran Success Story

See how military veteran Jessica Crow transitioned from military duty to civilian life with the help of Walmart.

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When you click apply, you’ll get access to tools that will help you better understand the opportunities available at Walmart and Sam’s Club – and experience the personal touch that our career counselors can provide.