Texas Skills to Work is a tool that allows you to copy and paste (or upload) your resume, or simply list your skills and knowledge into the tool to gain information on:
- Occupation titles that align with those skills
- Other skills that closely align to those they listed to assist you with improving your resume
Texas Veterans Leadership Program
The Texas Veterans Leadership Program (TVLP) (https://www.twc.texas.gov/jobseekers/texas-veterans-leadership-program) is a resource and referral network connecting returning veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan with the resources and tools they need to lead productive lives & enjoy the full benefits of the society they have willingly served. For more information, visit Texas Veterans Leadership Program or call (888) VET-TEX1.
Visit the Texas Workforce Commission Veterans page (https://www.tvc.texas.gov/) for helpful information related to your employment needs. On this page, you’ll find information about how to match your military experience to civilian occupations, how to get college credit for your military experience, resources to assist you in transitioning to civilian life, incentives for employer who hire veterans and where to find the nearest workforce center. The eBenefits site (https://www.ebenefits.va.gov/ebenefits/homepage ) is an excellent way to connect to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. If you’ve misplaced or lost your DD Form 214, you can register here as "Premium" customer and obtain a copy within 48 hours. You can also apply for pension and education benefits, check on home loans, schedule medical appointments and access other resources.
The Texas Wide Open for Veterans website (https://texaswideopenforveterans.com/) provides helpful information about the benefits of working, living and playing in the great state of Texas. The Texas Veterans Commission (https://www.tvc.texas.gov/) can also provide valuable information for veterans. This organization acts as the state appointed advocate of Texas veterans as you attempt to secure the benefits rightfully earned in exchange for your service in our nation’s armed forces. This website, Texas Skills to Work (https://texasskillstowork.com/) , also helps Texans with military skills find a job.
It is our goal to serve veterans in your career-related pursuits. Please contact a Talent Acquisition Specialist and let us know how we can assist you.