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.
Stakeholders in the job-credentialing issue will converge in Washington next month for a two-day summit
12-part series addresses best practices in finding start-up capital, winning contracts, marketing and many other topics.
The Department of Veteran Affairs is hosting a National Veterans Small Business Engagement event in Atlanta in December; Legion reps will be on hand to promote the organization's training and services to veteran small business owners.
VA's Interest Rate Reduction Refinance Loan program offers lower fixed-rate adjustments to VA home loans.
Department of Energy hopes to identify service skills and experience that leads to careers in the energy industry.
Site offers interactive job searches, videos and more to show how veterans can succeed in employment and business.
Take Point Initiative offers fellowships to veterans who want to become leaders in nonprofit or policy fields.
More than 20 veteran business owners attend free class on drafting General Service Administration Schedule proposals.
Virtual Job Scout connects veterans, transitioning servicemembers and spouses with recruiters from Fortune 500 companies and other businesses.
Legion says veterans preference needs to remain in place to help veterans compete with civilians in the job market.