Tagged: Veterans Hire Veterans

Invitation to June 12 Military Officer Job Fair

Meet face-to-face with many top companies at the Thursday, June 12 Corporate Gray “Military Officer” Job Fair at the Waterford in Springfield, Virginia. Job fair hours are 9 am to 12:30 pm with two free, employment-related seminars starting at 8 am. This job fair is exclusively for transitioning and former (separated/retired) military officers. Some of the over 30 participating companies… Read more

Veteran Owned Business Project Celebrates its Fifth Anniversary

Happy Veterans Day! And A Big “Thank  You” For Your Continued Support! We are very proud to announce the 5th Anniversary of the launch of the Veteran Owned Business Project!   It seems like it was only yesterday when we launched the Veteran Owned Business Project as an online communication tool and resource hub for veterans, active duty military, reservists, service disabled veterans… Read more

National POW/MIA Recognition Day September 20, 2013

National POW/MIA Recognition Day September 20th, 2013 In the United States, National POW/MIA Recognition Day is observed on the third Friday in September (Sept. 20th). It honors those who were prisoners of war and those who are still missing in action, as well as seeking the return of the remains of fallen soldiers. This day was established by an Act… Read more

Veterans’ Employment Toolkit and Resources Provided by The Department of Veterans Affairs

Attention Veteran Business Owners: Our aim is to help employers, managers and supervisors, human resource professionals, and employee assistance program (EAP) providers relate to and support their employees who are Veterans and members of the Reserve and National Guard. LEARN ABOUT VETERANS AND THE MILITARY: Veterans are Valuable Assets * Strengths and work ethic of Veterans * How Veterans benefit your company’s goals and bottom line Understanding… Read more

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE VA: Potential Fraudulent Companies Accessing VetSuccess.gov

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE VA: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has recently heard from a number of Veterans of potential fraudulent attempts to contact them relating to employment – some identifying VetSuccess.gov as their source. Some of these fraudulent companies or individuals may have accessed the VetSuccess.gov system to obtain Veteran resumes to contact Veterans for fraudulent job opportunities.… 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

Jobs Program for Wounded Warriors May Become New Federal Model

The National Organization on Disability is calling on the Defense Department and other agencies to take note and adopt its approach to helping severely wounded warriors get back to work. Tracking records indicate 70 percent of its seriously wounded warrior participants are experiencing employment and educational success due to its four-year Wounded Warrior Career Program–and this has federal officials paying attention.  Based… Read more