Tagged: Hiring Veterans

June 23rd Veteran Job Fair at CareerSource Brevard

Attention Veterans: Veteran Job Fair Location: CareerSource Brevard (Palm Bay, Florida location)   Veterans – Reserve/Guard – Transitioning Active Duty Military – Military Family Members Date: June 23, 2015 Time: 10 am -to- 1 pm  Where: At the CareerSource Brevard in Palm Bay Florida 5275 Babcock St., NE, Suite 8B This is an exclusive event to help businesses seek talented… Read more

Operation New Horizons (Veteran Internship Program) Seeks Employers

Operation New Horizons (Veteran Internship Program) Mission: “Operation New Horizons” (ONH), will focus on getting veterans into the workforce through the experience of internships. The ONH program is seeking employers who feel the returning veterans are a vital resource in the community and want to provide them with the opportunity to gain civilian level experience through internships. The reason for… Read more

Humana Wins CEAC Veterans Employer of the Year Award

Health and well-being company recognized for its veterans hiring efforts LOS ANGELES, May 16, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Thanks to its efforts hiring veterans and their spouses, Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) , a leading health and well-being company, was recently announced the winner of the 2014 Veterans Employer of the Year Award. The award is given by the California Employer Advisory… Read more

100,000 Jobs Mission Hires More than 51,000 U.S. Veterans in Two Years

Coalition Releases 4th Quarter 2012 Hiring Number Today The 100,000 Jobs Mission announced today that its coalition companies have collectively hired 51,835 veterans through 2012. Launched in March 2011 by eleven major employers, the coalition of private sector companies is already more than half of the way to its goal of hiring at least 100,000 U.S. military veterans by 2020.… Read more
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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