November 2015

The Groundwork for Success


With assets of approximately $48.7 billion, New York Community Bancorp, Inc., is the holding company for New York Community Bank, a New York State-chartered savings bank serving customers throughout Metropolitan New York, New Jersey, Florida, Ohio, and Arizona;...

Search & Employ®, Financial Services, January-February 2015

A Don't Quit Attitude


Edward Jones provides financial services for individual investors in the United States and, through an affiliate, in Canada. The firm’s 13,000-plus financial advisors (FA’s) work directly with nearly 7 million clients to understand their personal goals – from college savings to...

Search & Employ®, Financial Services, January-February 2015

First and Foremost is Integrity


American Express is a global service company, providing payment, travel, and expense-management solutions for individuals and businesses of all sizes. Global headquarters are located in New York City, and the company has operations in more than 130 countries. American Express...

Search & Employ®, Financial Services, January-February 2015

My Future is All in My Hands


Northwestern Mutual established its first office in Memphis in 1965. Today, the financial representatives of Northwestern Mutual in Memphis provide businesses and individuals throughout the mid-south with a broad range of financial products and services – including life...

Search & Employ®, Financial Services, January-February 2015

Financial Companies Are a Wise Investment for Veterans

Financial industry insiders are still cautiously optimistic about the hiring outlook for companies in that industry. Financial firms are likely to be on the lookout for fixed-income traders, along with players in the high-yield and distressed debt markets. Risk managers also will continue to be...

Search & Employ®, Financial Services, January-February 2015

Mentors and a Practice Lap

Erin Connolly believes that intangible skills learned in the military are exactly what civilian employers are after. “Every veteran has time-management skills, discipline, dedication, a mind open to different cultures, the ability to change with the mission, and resilience,” she said. “What...

Search & Employ®, January-February 2015

Opportunity Met Preparation

After 24 years of serving in the United States Marine Corps, Doug Turner has returned to civilian life. In his civilian role, he helps connect other veterans with employment and career opportunities. Turner retired as a first sergeant in May 2014, and joined RecruitMilitary’s military...

Search & Employ®, January-February 2015

Continue to Serve Your Country with Defense Contractors and Agencies

You may be turning in your uniform at the end of a stellar military career, but that doesn’t mean you have to stop serving your country. The Defense industry is looking for people like you – men and women who already understand the military and its missions. Defense jobs offer excellent salaries,...

Defense, Search & Employ®, January-February 2015

Trash to Treasure


JDog Junk Removal & Hauling sells junk removal and hauling franchises exclusively to veterans and other members of military families. The business is predicated on the notion that, when given the choice, Americans will almost always select a veteran-backed...

Search & Employ®, Franchising, March-April 2015

He's All About Service


Serving is in Rod Harden’s blood – whether it is serving his country or the clients and personnel of Farmers Insurance Group of Companies. Harden served in the United States Army for 21 years, mainly as an armor officer, before retiring as a major. Now, he is...

Search & Employ®, Financial Services, March-April 2015