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.


Experts weigh in on veteran job search’s ‘Advice for Job Seekers’ page gives veterans valuable employment tips.

Guard summit shows value of hiring veterans

Around 130 representatives from companies convened on Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis., to hear about the benefits of employing veterans.

GE focuses on veteran employment

General Electric to hire 5,000 veterans in next five years, welcomes Reservists with biomedical background into its externship program.

Legion ‘front and center on the job front’

Attending conference, veterans hiring fair and small-business summit among many activities of Economic division during the week.

DoL announces $15 million in homeless grants

Grants through Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program will provide job training services to help homeless veterans succeed in civilian careers.

The right set of skills, values for the job

Nearly 1,000 veterans and their spouses turn out for Hiring Our Heroes career fair in Chicago, bringing with them the right tools to do the job.

Veterans sought for customs, border patrol

Department of Homeland Security is recruiting veterans to continue their national service in civilian life by becoming CBPOs.

Legion participating in Chicago career fair

U.S. Chamber of Commerce-sponsored March 28 event will feature more than 200 veteran-seeking employers.

Economic initiatives making an impact

Working with the USDA and lawmakers, the Legion is improving the employment outlook for veterans, chiefly in the credentialing fields.

Consulting firm gives veteran-hiring tips

Esteemed veterans hiring specialist and current Legion Business Task Force member Susan Schieren discusses the landscape of veterans employment in corporate America.