The Saluting Post - November 2022

  • From Royal Navy Engineer to Energy Sector Risk Manager

    Posted on Tuesday, November 8, 2022 by Faye CoppNo comments

    Mick Grimshaw enjoyed a successful 22-year career in a multi-discipline engineering role in the Royal Navy Submarine Service. His military transition into the energy sector was seamless, thanks to his unique transferable skills and experience. Here Mick offers an insight into his consulting role and offers his expert advice on why ex-military personnel have what it takes to succeed in project ...

  • How To Translate Your Military Skills & Experience into Civvy Language

    Posted on Tuesday, November 1, 2022 by Faye CoppNo comments

    You will have acquired a diverse and well-developed set of hard and soft skills from your service in the Armed Forces. From discipline and leadership to adaptability, excellent communication skills and the ability to get things done, you’ll possess many qualities that will be highly transferable to Civvy Street. However, although you might have lots to offer, it can be difficult for employers to ...