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Preparing to Interview a Veteran: What You Need to Know

When most corporate recruiters and hiring managers interview a veteran, they treat the process as if the candidate were just like everyone else. On one level, this is good because it ensures equality of opportunity and compliance with both human resources law and common sense.

However,...

Talent Acquisition , Connecting with Veterans, Employer Blog

Breaking Down the Demographics: Military Job Seekers

If you’ve wondered about the demographic breakdown of RecruitMilitary veteran talent in terms of military service, rank, education, etc., take a look at this infographic to get a snapshot of veterans registered in our job board and number of transitioning service members.

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How to Assess and Hire a Veteran Job Candidate

When only 7.3 percent of the U.S. population has served in the U.S. military, it’s not surprising that many corporate recruiters and hiring managers are unsure about how to assess a veteran job candidate.

Of course – as with all candidates, regardless of background – it’s important to determine...

Talent Acquisition , Connecting with Veterans, Employer Blog

Hiring Veterans is No Charity Act: It's Good Business

Based on media coverage, many Americans would be shocked to learn that there is no veterans’ unemployment crisis. But the numbers don’t lie.

In a Bureau of Labor Statistics report issued in July 2015, the national unemployment rate for post-9/11 veterans was 5.4 percent, lower than the...

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