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Hiring Veterans

Manufacturing Companies Train Unemployed Vets To Fill 600,000 Jobs

AP | KEVIN FREKING | Posted 12.15.2012 | Impact

WASHINGTON -- Some of the nation's leading manufacturing companies announced a new program Monday to help veterans gain the skills necessary to fill s...

Veteran Employment Situation Report for August 2012

Ted Daywalt | Posted 11.07.2012 | Impact
Ted Daywalt

This report will summarize the Bureau of Labor Statistics report on the labor market, the second covers where the jobs were created, meaning where the best chance of finding employment may be, and the third covers the employment situation in the veteran market.

'America’s Returning Soldiers Don’t Want Handouts'

Matthew Glynn | Posted 08.26.2012 | Impact
Matthew Glynn

America's renewed focus on the employment of veterans is nothing short of remarkable, and yet challenges to our community remain. According to the U...

Comprehensive Veterans Hiring Handbook Available for Detroit and All Michigan-Based Employers

Gary A. Brown | Posted 08.14.2012 | Detroit
Gary A. Brown

Military veterans offer employers the work ethic and unique training that may take your business to the next level. Through recent federal and state legislation there are also dollars attached to hiring veterans.

Businesses Backing Vets: How Companies Are Putting Veterans to Work

Ryan Scott | Posted 07.21.2012 | Impact
Ryan Scott

Connecting vets with employment goes beyond hiring one vet at a time or sponsoring hiring fairs; it's about changing business cultures to recognize the value of vets while also helping vets articulate how their military skills are transferable to the civilian world.

Hiring Vets: Amazon Does It Right

Andrew Lubin | Posted 02.25.2012 | Impact
Andrew Lubin

Amazon recently announced they intended to hire multiple thousands of veterans in 2012 for both permanent and temporary positions ranging from IT to finance, retail, and into their fulfillment center network.

Veterans Get Help Finding Jobs When They Return Home

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Anthony Smith was pronounced dead and placed in a body bag in 2004 after a rocket-propelled grenade tore through his body and shattered his elbow, pel...

Veterans Can't Find Work

Los Angeles Times | TIffany Hsu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Aboard the retired cruise ship Queen Mary -- a World War II veteran redeployed as a tourist attraction -- former members of the armed services Thursda...