Photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Adam Henderson

Editor’s Note: A version of this article originally appeared on LinkedIn.

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Photo by Cpl. Tyler Hlavac

Often, subordinates are more capable and more adept at leading than their leaders, but they lack the positional authority to be decisive. Even worse, many fear that speaking up to a bad leader will result in negative performance reviews or emotional turf wars.

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U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan Pankau

When I left service in June of 2013, people often asked me, “How was the transition?” with the assumption that it was difficult. Well, it wasn’t. Here’s why.

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Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan Crane

Joining the military isn’t easy. Remember the days when you got off the bus (and I’m speaking from the enlisted perspective here) and walked into a swarm of yells and screams from big scary men and women? Worst of all, everything you did and everything you said was wrong. But it took courage, a fierce resolve, and the self-confidence to face the unknown.

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Petty Officer 3rd Class Blake Midnight

There have been myriad articles written about what veterans bring to the workforce, such as leadership experience, teamwork, mission focus, blah blah blah. While those topics are all important, they’re not exactly new. Not to put any of them down but if you are competing for a job with three other veterans and you all share the same aforementioned qualities, then how do you stick out?

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Photo by Specialist 3rd Class Paolo Bayas

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared at Tier 1 Performance, the fitness blog of Jeff Boss. Follow Jeff on Twitter at @JeffBoss9.

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