Inaugural Strong Finish and Optimization Conference a Serious Success

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Though graduating college is a thrilling time in a student’s young life, the thought to pivoting into the workforce can seem daunting. To alleviate any concerns and reduce anxiety, Special Operations Warrior Foundation hosted its inaugural Strong Finish Optimization Conference for college students transitioning into a career, graduate school, and life beyond the classroom.

Young professionals from across the country joined Special Operations Warrior Foundation in Tampa for the two-day Strong Finish and Optimization Conference where they heard practical advice and learned next steps from a variety of experts in different fields regarding navigating life after college. Topics included learning the importance of properly utilizing social media/establishing a presence, relationship-building, resume writing tips, personal budgeting and creating a roadmap for their personal vision.

In what was a constructive gathering and interactive opportunity, 100% of the attendees expressed an increased level of confidence in their ability to transition from college to the workforce.

Sebrina Enos at Strong Finish and Optimization Conference
"I would like to say thank you for all that you've done for us. Your support has made it possible for me to get a degree in which I can help people who are impacted by the criminal justice system. I've been able to develop myself personally and professionally through all of the programs that were made possible through your kindness. Thank you," Sebrina Enos
Ashton Keith at Strong Finish and Optimization Conference
"I am extremely thankful to have such a stellar support system like SOWF to help further my education and career opportunities" -Ashton Keith