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As part of an effort to hire more veterans at the federal level, the Office of Personnel Management is conducting a special hiring event for veterans.
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The Department of Homeland Security will conduct a hiring event for its Customs and Border Protection agency at the Legion's 92nd National Convention.
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Veterans are entitled to preference when applying for federal jobs, but many job-seekers find the process confusing.
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The Nashville event was the 46th RecruitMilitary Opportunity Expo of 74 scheduled in 2010 in 37 cities.
The Veterans' Employment and Training Service and the Employment and Training Administration's Job Corps are partnering in a demonstration project
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The American Legion invites veterans to attend the Annual Business Conference, Aug. 31-Sept. 1 in Milwaukee - the site of the 92nd National Convention.
The American Legion is again competing in the Pepsi Refresh Project contest. This time its veterans career fairs are in the hunt for the $250,000 prize.
In August, the Department of Wisconsin is putting on a résumé-writing workshop for veterans seeking federal employment.
VA says it will award nearly $1 billion in IT contracts annually to veteran-owned small businesses during the next five years.
RecruitMilitary, in conjunction with The American Legion, routinely holds career and business Opportunity Expos for veterans and their families.
Army Small Business Director Tracey Pinson honored with a commemorative plaque in Las Vegas by The American Legion and its Business Task Force.
Testifying before the House, the Legion’s Joe Sharpe outlined ways that veteran-owned small businesses can fare better in today’s tough economic times.
The Department of Treasury is hosting a service-disabled veteran-owned small business match-making event on July 29 at the U.S. Mint building in Washington.
Legion Economic director will receive update on President Obama's National Export Initiative.
The Department of Labor has announced more than $5 million in grants to aid homeless female veterans and veterans with families.
At a time when veteran unemployment is outpacing that of the general population, the U.S. government must do a better job of fulfilling the spirit of the Veterans Preference Hiring Act.
The Labor Department, the Veterans' Employment and Training Service and the Employment and Training Administration's Job Corps will offer veterans hands-on training in 100 career fields.
Small Business Task Force member Tony Jimenez has been recognized again. His company, MicroTech, has won another award.
Legion joins VSOs in pondering solutions for jobless veterans at House roundtable.
The National Executive Committee of The American Legion has passed a resolution to establish a national partnership with VeteransPlus, a non-profit financial education and counseling company.
May is a busy month for The American Legion's Economic Division, which will send its members to testify before Congress on behalf of veterans five times in a seven-day period this month.
DoD and other federal agencies will co-sponsor the annual National Veteran Small Business Conference, a July event that gives valuable opportunities to veteran-owned small businesses.
Economic director tells House subcommittee that several federal agencies aren't living up to the law.
MicroTech, a leading technology systems integrator, has announced that President and CEO Tony Jimenez is a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2010 Award in the Greater Washington region.
The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development has won the National Award to Enhance Lives of Disabled Persons.
Microsoft Corp. announced today that it is inviting organizations to submit proposals for the Elevate America Veterans Initiative.
The Cumberland County JobLink Center in Fayetteville, N.C., has been named by the National Economic Commission as this year's recipient of the Employment Service Local Office of the Year Award.
The National Resource Directory, a DoD and VA initiative, has redesigned and enhanced its Web site: www.NationalResourceDirectory.gov.
The American Legion's National Economic Commission is proud to announce that Allen Corporation of America has won the 2009 Employer of Older Workers award.
Veterans Employment Act of 2010 ‘touches all the bases in addressing key challenges' faced by unemployed veterans.