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The new online community will connect about one million servicemembers with employment opportunities.
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Save yourself both time and money by taking DSST Subject Standardized Tests) and College Level Examination Program tests.
In your résumé, show how what you learned in the military applies to the private-sector job you seek.
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Servicemembers can take transition leave if they need to find a job or look for a house.
Provisions of the Legion-supported Troop Talent Act included in newly okayed defense budget.
Online resource matches veterans and families with jobs and homes in Iowa.
See a list of industries that are expected to see growth in the next few years.
Government ‘reverse auction’ procurement practice criticized by Legion.
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Gov. Terry Branstad shares how the Home Base Iowa program is making Iowa a friendly place for veterans to live.
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From selling computers to leading group exercises, work experience in college can give you an edge in the job market.
Thanks to Legion and its partners, all states will waive skills tests in commercial drivers license tests for veterans.
Government outreach to veteran small business operators could be better, says Legion.
Organization has helped bring more than 150 job fairs this year to veterans, servicemembers and their families in all parts of the United States.
DoD honors Past Department Commander Bob Looby for employment initiatives, support of Guard/Reserve.
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Those wishing to attend the forum in Washington, D.C., sponsored by VET-Force, must register by Oct. 10.
While many jobs are in higher demand, some are falling by the career-path wayside.
Free guide issued by Blue Star Families helps family members and loved ones cope with a servicemember’s deployment.
As demonstrated by the case of Edward Snowden, unreported security concerns can lead to a cataclysmic compromise of classified information.
These seven jobs don’t require a veteran, who chooses not to attend higher education after leaving the military, to have a college degree.
The American Legion has filed an amicus brief on behalf of a veteran-owned small business contesting VA’s noncompliance with veteran contracting requirements.
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The Legion’s Department of New Jersey hosted its 12th Hiring Our Heroes career fair last week.
Deputy Secretary Seth Harris stresses to attendees at national convention that DoL is helping veterans build careers that support middle-class lifestyles.
Selective Service System still relevant and increasingly important, says its director.
Legion-sponsored Hiring Our Heroes career fair in Houston welcomed 80 employers and nearly 350 veterans, servicemembers and military spouses.
Biden focus on veterans employment, troop support during address to Legion's national convention.
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Entreprenurial course for women headlines intensive, two-day veterans' employment event.
The toughest fight lies ahead, but the five-year plan to end homelessness among veterans can still succeed, say advocates.
Licensing and credentialing advocates met at national convention to report progress in their campaign and to discuss ways to overcome remaining obstacles to universal success.
Sallie Mae will be at the Legion’s national convention in Houston to learn, teach and recruit.
Veterans are uniquely positioned to market themselves effectively for work in the private sector.