July 2016

By the Numbers: Who Are Military Spouses?

Released in July 2016, a new report developed by the Institute of Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University examines data from a series of studies on military spouse employment. It espouses ten military spouse employee characteristics that serve as the basis of a business case for...

Employer Blog

Report: Economic Climate Right for Veteran Franchising Opportunities

Veterans intangible skills engrained in them during their military service make them good candidates for franchising opportunities.

Job Seeker Blog

Mentoring: A Win-Win for Both Employers and Veteran Hires

Mentoring gives you the extraordinary opportunity to facilitate a protégé’s personal and professional growth by sharing knowledge you learned through years of experience. Veterans are on the receiving end of mentorship immediately.

Connecting with Veterans, Employer Blog

Opportunities in Manufacturing

If the word “manufacturing” makes you think of giant factories full of grimy, noisy machines tended by multitudes of workers in overalls and hard hats, you need to join the 21st century. Yes, there are still some plants like that in the United States, but they are becoming rarer and rarer as...

Search & Employ®, July-August 2016, Manufacturing

Accelerate Your Career: Opportunities in Transportation and Logistics

There is a truckload – or a boatload – or a carload – or a cargo – of opportunity for veterans in the transportation and logistics industries.

Search & Employ®, July-August 2016, Transportation/Logistics

Opportunities Abound if You Visit Each Booth

If you attend a veteran hiring fair, STOP at EVERY table. A banner does not tell you all there is about that company. They may have an opportunity that’s just right for you, but you’ll never know it if you pass them by.

Job Fairs, Job Seeker Blog

DAV and RecruitMilitary to Produce All Veterans Career Fair in New Orleans on August 11

LOVELAND, Ohio - July 14, 2016 - PRLog -- DAV and RecruitMilitary will produce an All Veterans Career Fair at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Thursday, August 11, 2016. The event will run from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.

In the News

Finding Qualified Workers is Not Difficult When Hiring Veterans

Fifty-nine percent of HR professionals believe today's job applicants lack basic skills and knowledge. Smart civilian recruiters can sidestep these gaps by hiring military veterans.

Talent Acquisition , Connecting with Veterans, Employer Blog

Veteran Jobs: Learn to Turn Your Transferrable Skills into a New Career

Military service provides veterans with transferrable skills that cut across to many fields. Keep this mantra in mind when transitioning to a civilian career: you are more than the sum of your MOS.

Job Search Process, Career Advice, Job Seeker Blog

RecruitMilitary Veteran Job Fair Coming to San Diego on August 4

LOVELAND, Ohio - July 14, 2016 - PRLog -- The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a Veteran Career Fair at the Scottish Rite Event Center on Thursday, August 4, 2016 that will run from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.

In the News