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Tax Credits for Hiring Veterans Survive 2013 Budget Cuts

Attention Veteran Business Owners: Tax credits for employers who hire military veterans or people belonging to certain disadvantaged groups (for example, people receiving government assistance or living in distressed areas) have survived the anticipated small business budget cuts. Although tax credits for hiring the disadvantaged expired in 2011 and those for hiring veterans expired at the end of 2012; both… Read more

FREE Veterans Career Hiring Event Scheduled for November 10th in Fairfax, VA

The American Freedom Foundation will partner with CareerBuilder to hold their 2nd annual Veterans Career Hiring Event at the Patriot Center on the campus of George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.  The event will take place on November 10 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The event is expected to bring veterans together with major companies from throughout the Washington Capital Region.  Attending veterans… Read more

Veterans Retraining Program (VRAP) Helps Nearly 100K Enhance Job Skills

Veterans Retraining Program Helps Vets Enhance High-Demand Job Skills The first phase of a new Veterans Retraining Program (VRAP) will help 45,000 veterans enhance their employability through the development of new or improved job skills. Although slots for the first phase of the program are now filled, the Department of Veterans Affairs is currently in the process of reviewing additional… Read more

Florida Veterans Job Fair – Friday February 24th 2012 – Bay Pines Medical Center – Bay Pines VA Healthcare System and Abilities of Florida

Attention Veteran Owned Business Members and Visitors: Florida Veterans Job Fair (Bring your resume and dress for SUCCESS!) Friday, February 24, 2012 12:00 Noon to 4:00 P.M. J. C. Cobb Room at Bay Pines Medical Center 10000 Bay Pines Blvd.   JOB FAIR TARGETS EMPLOYMENT FOR VETERANS Bay Pines VA Healthcare System and Abilities of Florida, part of the ServiceSource… Read more

Detroit to Host 2012 Veterans Small Business Conference and Hiring Fair for Veterans | Veteran Owned Business PSA

PSA for Veteran Owned Business Members and Visitors: Detroit to Host VA Small Business Conference, Hiring Fair Help for Veterans Who Own Businesses, Seek Jobs The National Veterans Small Business Conference, the government’s premier event for Veteran-owned small businesses, is coming to Detroit’s Cobo Center June 25-29, the Department of Veterans Affairs announced today. VA also announced that a “VA… Read more

JCPENNEY and IAVA honor over 6,000 returning Iraq and Afghanistan veterans with new apparel

“Welcome Heroes” Campaign Helps Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America to Ease Transition from Combat to Career J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), the nation’s first and largest nonprofit, nonpartisan organization for veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, are joining forces to provide America’s newest generation of military veterans… Read more