Veterans, transitioning military service members and military spouses are invited to “Preparing For Tomorrow: Infiltrating the Civilian Workforce,” Tuesday, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Iron Mike Conference Center.

Attendees can participate in a panel discussion with experienced veterans and corporate professionals or polish their interview skills during a mock interview session.

Attendees are invited to a continental breakfast when doors open at 8 a.m. The event will begin at 9 a.m.

Sgt. Maj. Of the Army (retired) Jack L. Tilley, the 12th sergeant Major of the Army and co-founder and chairman of the American Freedom Foundation, will be the keynote speaker.

Tilley’s talk, “Be Prepared To Transition: Pack Your Parachute Before You Jump,” shares his own transition story and offers advice on a smooth jump to the civilian workforce.

The event timeline is:

8 to 9 a.m. — Continental Breakfast

9 a.m. — Opening Remarks from Fort Bragg Columbia Southern Education Group

9:15 a.m. — Keynote Speaker, Sgt. Maj. Of the Army (retired) Jack L. Tilley

9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Mock Interviews, limited appointments. Personnel will sign up on site for a time slot.

Panel Discussion 1:

9:45 to 11:45 a.m. — Preparing For Tomorrow: Infiltrating the Civilian Workforce

Interview Do’s and Don’ts

The Job Offer: What to Expect When You’re Expecting…

Job Climate for Veterans — What’s the temperature out there?

Fitting into a Civilian Workplace — What does “business casual” really mean?

Military Spouse Employment — How to unpack your career when you PCS

Panel Discussion 2:

Noon to 2 p.m. — Preparing For Tomorrow: Infiltrating the Civilian Workforce

Interview Do’s and Don’ts

The Job Offer: What to Expect When You’re Expecting…

Job Climate for Veterans — What’s the temperature out there?

Fitting into a Civilian Workplace — What does “business casual” really mean?

Service Disabled Veteran Opportunities — Shine a spotlight on your abilities

The event is free and pre-registration is not required, but attendees will need a military ID for base access.