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 federal government is taking contracting jobs out of the private sector and making them government jobs, and the Legion says that is a problem.
The American Legion will conduct a veterans job fair and small business workshop in Milwaukee to precede national convention.
Servicemembers and veterans can join academia, federal officials and potential employers for a networking reception in the Milwaukee City Center on Aug. 27.
As part of an effort to hire more veterans at the federal level, the Office of Personnel Management is conducting a special hiring event for veterans.
The Department of Homeland Security will conduct a hiring event for its Customs and Border Protection agency at the Legion's 92nd National Convention.
Veterans are entitled to preference when applying for federal jobs, but many job-seekers find the process confusing.
The Nashville event was the 46th RecruitMilitary Opportunity Expo of 74 scheduled in 2010 in 37 cities.
The Veterans' Employment and Training Service and the Employment and Training Administration's Job Corps are partnering in a demonstration project
The American Legion invites veterans to attend the Annual Business Conference, Aug. 31-Sept. 1 in Milwaukee - the site of the 92nd National Convention.
The American Legion is again competing in the Pepsi Refresh Project contest. This time its veterans career fairs are in the hunt for the $250,000 prize.