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.


Legion to examine credentialing

Legion’s first-ever National Credentialing Summit will find ways to improve credentialing opportunities for veterans.

Business conference registration open

The Legion’s annual Washington Business Conference welcomes veteran entrepreneurs to D.C. from Feb. 28 - 29 for a free informational event.

Veterans hiring fair set for NYC

Veterans and servicemembers invited to hiring fair in New York City sponsored by VA and Rep. Bob Turner’s office.

VA home loans continue to lead industry

VA announces that its home loans continue to have the lowest serious delinquency and foreclosure rates.

Homeless veterans: A progress report

VA Secretary Eric Shinseki spoke with The American Legion recently about advances being made in his department’s fight to eliminate veteran homelessness.

Stand Down at Winterhaven

Annual event reaches out to D.C.-area homeless veterans.

Thousands attend D.C. vets job fair

VA-sponsored event showcases new veteran employment assistance technology.

Homeless veterans ‘stand down’ on Jan. 21

Homeless veterans will be given a wide array of career and health services this Saturday at the VA Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

Career fair held for military spouses

More than 1,100 military spouses attended a Washington, D.C. career fair that was organized specifically for them.

Military spouses invited to D.C. job fair

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.