Break into in-demand roles

Introducing Shift Career Accelerators

Break into in-demand roles and build lifelong connections with our 4-week career prep programs designed specifically for veterans.

When veterans work together, they win

Tell your story with confidence to a network of hiring partners after completing a Career Accelerator and learning from industry experts and insiders.
Overcome the barriers in your post-military career
Learn the ins and outs of a new industry during a 4-week program created to help manage your career for the highest impact.
Get 1:1 support from like-minded peers
Move forward with a cohort of fellow veterans, industry leaders, and inside experts for added support and guidance.
Stand out in Shift’s diverse hiring network
Be featured directly to Shift hiring partners after completing a Career Accelerator and gaining the tools and insights to interview like a pro.

What to expect from your
4-week program

  • Plan for three hours of virtual group meetings and five hours of self-paced work per week. The more you give, the more you grow.
  • Join a cohort of like-minded peers in your target industry and benefit from a powerful support network as you expand your career.
  • Develop interview-ready skills while gaining exclusive industry knowledge. Our curriculum is designed to help you rapidly succeed.
  • Build your resume, own your story, and learn from inside experts. Stand out with confidence as you begin the job application process.
  • Complete a Career Accelerator to fast-track your job search and guarantee your member profile is highlighted to Shift hiring partners.
  • Commit to professional growth, peer support, and mentoring the next generation of veterans when you find success in your new career.
Career Accelerator
Breaking Into Pro Sports

Over this four week accelerator, you’ll learn directly from seasoned experts from MLB headquarters, MLB Network, NBA Headquarters, multiple NFL teams, and other professional sports organizations.

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Preparing for Skillbridge Success

Optimize your SkillBridge internship and improve your chances of landing a full-time role upon completion of this program. Dig deep and uncover your professional goals while defining what’s most important in your post-military career.

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Breaking Into Project Management

Learn how to transform your previously structured military approach into new project management roles. Gain insight from other veterans who have found success and translate your experiences to stand out as a high-potential candidate.

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Breaking Into Customer Success

Improve your written and verbal communication and implement industry best practices to solve the most complex problems in your chosen field. Customer Success ensures customer happiness and loyalty–the backbone of any growing business.

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Breaking Into Sales

Unleash your inner negotiator and put your competitive nature to work. From business development to becoming a highly-compensated sales team leader, learn strategies for communicating better, responding faster, and solving hard customer problems.

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Break into in-demand roles

Ready to take your career to the next level?

Reinvest in yourself and apply to a Career Accelerator. All members of the military community are eligible to join for free.

Common Questions

Still have questions about Career Accelerators? See more FAQs here.

Current and former members of the US Military are eligible to join.