Tagged: Jobs for Veterans

March 13th Military Friendly Job Fair at The Waterford Reception Center – Springfield, VA

Attention Veterans Looking For Employment: On Thursday, March 13, you will have the opportunity to meet face-to-face with representatives from 46 “military friendly” companies and schools. This Corporate Gray “Military Friendly” Job Fair will be held from 9 am to 12:30 pm at the Waterford Reception Center, located at 6715 Commerce Street in Springfield, Virginia. A preparatory job fair seminar will… Read more

First Lady Michelle Obama to Give Keynote Address at Disney’s ‘Veterans Institute’ Workshop

Complimentary ‘Veterans Institute’ program is designed to encourage and support hiring of military veterans BURBANK, Calif. & LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Oct 28, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) — –Disney will share expertise from its ‘Heroes Work Here’ initiative with other companies to help them build their own veteran-hiring programs First Lady Michelle Obama will give the keynote address at Disney’s first-ever… Read more

Central Florida Veteran and Military Virtual Job Fair

Central Florida June 17-21 Veterans and Military Community Virtual Job Fair Participation is open to Veterans, Transitioning Military, Military Dependents, and Civilian or Contractor Employees who have been, or will be laid off due to DOD Budget Cuts. Employers, Take Advantage of Virtual Job Fair! Advantages for your Business: Basic exhibitor booth at no cost, unlimited job postings, review applicant resumes… Read more

Veterans Focused JOB FAIR Scheduled For 4/26/2013 In Central Florida

Attention Job Seekers and Hiring Managers: April 26, 2013 Central Florida Veteran Focused Job Fair  Veteran Resource Committee April 26,2013 * 9:00 am to 1:00 pm Purchase  a  Display Booth (space is Limited) $35.oo for Members /$50.00 Non-Members Melbourne Regional Chamber 1005 East Strawbridge Ave Melbourne Florida 32901 From the North: Merge onto I-95 N toward Daytona Beach,Take the SR-514 exit. EXIT… Read more

Military Friendly JOB FAIR Scheduled For 2/20/2013 In Virginia Beach

Meet Great Employers with Local & Nationwide Jobs! Meet face-to-face with representatives from dozens of “military friendly” employers and schools, including: National Security Agency, Sentara Healthcare, Verizon, Alion Science & Technology, Heavy Construction Academy, Norfolk Ship Support Activity, ECPI University, DeVry University, Cellular Sales / Verizon Wireless, Spivey Pavement Markings, The Art Institutes and more! Corporate Gray Job Fair for… Read more
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Goodwill and Bank of America Link Up to Help Veterans and Military Families with Education and Job Resources

Important Information About Jobs For Veterans With support from Bank of America’s Charitable Foundation, Goodwill Industries International is launching a new initiative to help military veterans and their families with education and job resources. The new program, called Vested in Veterans, will build on existing Goodwill programs such as Goodwill for America’s Heroes and Their Families and Community College/Career Collaboration… Read more

Latest Labor Bureau Statistics Show Where Veterans Are Finding Work

A careful look at the latest Bureau of Labor data will show which industries are hiring more veterans–and that’s good news for the estimated 850,000 U.S. veteran’s still searching for employment. According to an article recently published by Stars and Stripes, veterans may have the best luck finding employment in government agencies, transportation, maintenance, installation or security work. Veterans preference… Read more