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.
The Business and Professional Women's Foundation is looking for women veterans, ages 20 to 33, to participate in a survey on the challenges and opportunities that exist for women in the workplace. The questionnaire, which takes about 15 minutes to complete, is part of the BPW Foundation's campaign to understand and improve employment for women in the "Generation Y" demographic. Survey participants who provide their email addresses are entered in a drawing to win a $75 gift card from Amazon.com.
Founded in 1919 as the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Club, the BPW Foundation has existed to advocate for elimination of sex discrimination in employment, a principle of equal pay and a need for comprehensive equal rights amendment. The organization is active in legislative circles, lobbying on issues relevant to these goals.
To fill out the 48-question survey, click here. Polling ends June 30.