August 2016

Leadership and Good Communication Skills Closely Linked, and Veterans Excel at Both

In a recent article in Forbes, titled “8 Secrets of Great Communicators,” writer Travis Bradberry wrote: “Communication is the real work of leadership; you simply can’t become a great leader until you are a great communicator.” Effective HR managers understand that hiring veterans brings both of...

Employer Blog

DAV and RecruitMilitary to Produce All Veterans Career Fair in San Antonio on September 1

LOVELAND, Ohio - Aug. 17, 2016 - DAV and RecruitMilitary will produce an All Veterans Career Fair at Norris Conference Centers – San Antonio on Thursday, September 1, 2016. The event is sponsored by JPMorgan Chase & Co. and will run from 11a.m. to 3 p.m. DeVry University will host a pre-event...

In the News

RecruitMilitary Veteran Job Fair Coming to Cleveland on September 1

LOVELAND, Ohio - Aug. 17, 2016- The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a Veteran Career Fair at Progressive Field on Thursday, September 1, 2016 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.

In the News

DAV and RecruitMilitary to Produce All Veterans Career Fair in Foxborough on August 31

LOVELAND, Ohio - Aug. 17, 2016 - DAV and RecruitMilitary will produce an All Veterans Career Fair at Gillette Stadium on Wednesday, August 31, 2016. The event is sponsored by Deutsche Bank and will run from 11a.m. to 3 p.m.

In the News

Resume Basics – Adjusting Your Expectations

Many veterans seeking jobs tell us that the process of initially getting their resume together and keeping it updated is one of their least favorite parts of a civilian job search. Nevertheless, it’s a necessary evil in the civilian world. According to Wendy Enelow and Louise Kursmark, founders...

Getting Started, Industry-Specific Jobs, Job Seeker Blog

Considering Employing a Veteran? Perform Your Due Diligence to Separate Fact from Fiction

Myths. Assumptions. Misconceptions. Perceptions. We all have them. We all make them. Because someone belongs to a certain group, we often attribute certain characteristics to them, be they positive or negative.

And so it goes with veteran job seekers. When it comes to civilian employment for...

Connecting with Veterans, Employer Blog

“Continue to serve our beloved country.”

The San Diego Police Department runs four police academies a year, with about 50 recruits attending each. The department offers more than 40 job assignments, specialized positions, and opportunities to advance careers.

Talent Acquisition , Connecting with Veterans

Pride in Belonging

The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has police officers worldwide, but its main focus is servicing the five boroughs of New York City – Manhattan, Brooklyn, Staten Island, Queens, and the Bronx. The department’s headquarters are in lower Manhattan.

Talent Acquisition , Connecting with Veterans

Same Traits Required

The Chesterfield County Police Department is a progressive and professional department with 490 sworn police officers serving a community of 323,000 residents while patrolling more than 446 square miles.

Talent Acquisition , Connecting with Veterans

Job Search Advice - Tips for Working a Veteran Hiring Event

Job seekers who attend a RecruitMilitary Veteran job fair or any other military-to-civilian job fair, career fair, hiring event, etc., can improve their chances of finding a great job lead by following these simple tips.

Getting Started, Job Fairs