How much runway do you have left? That's a question in the corporate world that may determine how much business owners are likely to invest time and money in developing you as an employee — or whether they hire you at all... I cover this in Chapter 2 of my book "From CO to CEO: A Practical Guide for Transitioning from Military to Industry Leadership." The fact is the later you transition to the civilian workforce, the less time an employer has to get a return on investment, but that doesn't mean it's time to jump ship early. The right answer's different for everyone, so check this out and learn more at