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.
VA Secretary Eric Shinseki spoke with The American Legion recently about advances being made in his department’s fight to eliminate veteran homelessness.
Annual event reaches out to D.C.-area homeless veterans.
VA-sponsored event showcases new veteran employment assistance technology.
Homeless veterans will be given a wide array of career and health services this Saturday at the VA Medical Center in Washington, D.C.
More than 1,100 military spouses attended a Washington, D.C. career fair that was organized specifically for them.
On Jan. 13, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce will host a career and hiring forum for military spouses in Washington D.C. at the Walter E. Washington Center; Legion to have booth at event.
American Legion will staff a booth at the event, which will include hiring managers from federal agencies and the opportunity to register for VA benefits.
Legion representatives will host roundtable discussion on success of VA pledge to end veteran homelessness during Washington Conference.
National report shows that homelessness among veterans reduced by nearly 12 percent from January 2010 to January 2011.
The American Legion will sit on a panel of a veterans small business advisory forum, which will feature lawmakers and other government officials.