Category: Veterans Employment News

News related to hiring veterans, employment information for active duty military transitioning to civilian life, families of veterans and more.

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Corporate Gray Military-Friendly Job Fair on April 20, 2018

Event: Corporate Gray Military-Friendly Job Fair Date:  April 20, 2018 Time: 9 am until 12:30 pm, plus an Employer Panel Discussion at 8 am  Location: The Waterford…6715 Commerce Street, Springfield, VA More about this event: Meet face-to-face with dozens of employers and government agencies with immediate staffing needs, as well as military-friendly schools and veteran service organizations. Previous participants have included: Lockheed Martin, Booz… Read more
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Resources To Help Veterans Find And Keep Jobs

Veterans Hire Veterans Employment Resources and Links (be sure to scroll down to view all employment resources) Follow VOB On… We Hire Heroes – Rather than trying to be the world’s biggest job board, “WeHireHeroes” is a network of local job boards that provides veteran-friendly employment leads, resources, and coaching for military veterans in their local communities. Call of Duty… Read more
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Corporate Gray Military-Friendly Job Fair on March 23, 2018

Event: Corporate Gray Military-Friendly Job Fair Date: March 23, 2018 Time: 9 am until 12:30 pm, plus an Employer Panel Discussion at 8 am Location: Army Navy Country Club, 1700 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA More about this event: Meet face-to-face with dozens of employers and government agencies with immediate staffing needs, as well as military-friendly schools and veteran service organizations. Previous participants have… Read more
Veterans Career Accelerator Presented by Ohio Department of Veterans Service

Veterans Career Accelerator Presented by Ohio Department of Veterans Service

Event: Veterans Career Accelerator Presented by Ohio Department of Veterans Service. Date: Mon, March 5, 2018 Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM EST Location: The Point at Otterbein University, 60 Collegeview Road, Westerville, OH 43081 More About This Event: Ohio veterans, military members and military spouses looking to advance their career, broaden their network and support entrepreneurial veterans are invited to take… Read more
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Do you proudly hire veterans? The Department of Labor wants to honor you!

U.S. Department of Labor Launches HIRE Vets Medallion Program Demonstration Are Your A Veteran Who Proudly Hires Veterans? The Department of Labor May Want To Honor You! Follow VOB On… WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the launch of the HIRE Vets Medallion Program Demonstration — an effort that will recognize up to 300 employers for… Read more
President Donald J. Trump signs Executive Order to Improve Mental Health Resources for Veterans

President Donald J. Trump signs Executive Order to Improve Mental Health Resources for Veterans

The Secretaries of Defense, Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security will develop a plan to ensure Veterans’ mental health care for the year after separating from service WASHINGTON – Today, President Donald J. Trump signed an Executive Order titled, “Supporting Our Veterans During Their Transition From Uniformed Service to Civilian Life.” This Executive Order directs the Departments of Defense, Veterans Affairs… Read more
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Message from VA Secretary David Shulkin — VA Accomplishments in 2017

Today Secretary Shulkin provided a year-end statement focused on VA accomplishments for 2017. The text is below and there is a link here to see his accompanying video message: https://youtu.be/1I8d_nMFUl4 Happy Holidays! 2017 has been a year of accomplishments for the Department of Veterans Affairs and this is a perfect time to reflect on, acknowledge, and thank all of those… Read more