When you leave the military, the biggest question is "what's next?" It's a scary job market right now, but the skills you've received in the military make you highly marketable. The Legion sponsors dozens of veterans hiring fairs each year, and our employment experts also provide tips to writing resumes, networking and making a strong impression in the interview process.
TechStars will host a free Patriot Boot Camp for veterans, servicemembers and spouses interested in creating a tech startup.
One bill would increase disability benefits and the other would help veterans with job training.
Twin bills to ease military-to-civilian employment explained to veterans advocates by congressional sponsors.
Many job-seeking resources are available for military spouses, such as Military.com’s Spouse Job Search Tool.
Legionnaires provide color guard services as Sears Heroes at Home and Rebuilding Together restores a Vietnam veteran’s home.
Reps from The American Legion and the Department of Labor will team up to answer questions about veterans employment during a live Twitter chat May 13.
When you interview for a job, be sure not to rehash your military experience. Keep focused on what is relevant.
Rep. Tammy Duckworth introduces veteran support bill with Legion assistance.
Veterans hiring and employment events in May set for historic Fenway Park in Boston and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Commander attends first lady’s ‘Joining Forces’ update on veteran hiring initiative.