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.


StreetShares secures $200 million for veteran-owned small businesses

Community Investment Management, Direct Lending Investments will fund $200 million in small business loans over a 4-year period.

Legion assists veterans during Vets GSA event

Representatives from the Department of New York were at the Vets GSA's networking event in New York City, providing resoureces to attendees.

Veteran small business owners wanted

StreetShares, a veteran-owned lending company, is hoping to breathe life into the American Dream by helping veteran small businesses find loans.

Legion, Easter Seals help veterans find jobs

Organizations team up to provide collective assistance to Washington-area disabled veterans and their families.

Legion to assist veterans in New York

The American Legion will participate in a networking event with Vets GSA on March 5.

Women veterans the focus during Legion summit

Employment opportunities, emotional and physical wellness topics in panel discussions during Legion's Employment and Empowerment Summit.

Making the transition a bit easier

Legion's economic summit brings job seekers face to face with potential employers, career coaches.

The spirit of vetrepreneurship

U.S. Marine Corps veteran Travis Barnes has gone from struggling with transitioning from the military to civilian world to starting a successful distillery in Indianapolis.

Legion proposes changes to veterans training program

In testimony before Congress, the Legion's Davy Leghorn offered recommendations on the Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Service program.

Hundreds hired at New Jersey job fairs in 2014

More than 50 job offers made at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst event.