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.


DoL announces $28-million homeless vets grants

Department of Labor hopes to help approximately 17,000 homeless veterans find successful civilian careers.

Women vets needed for workplace survey

The Business and Profesisional Women's Foundation needs women veterans, 20 to 33, for a survey on employment issues.

Wall Street wants to help jobless vets

On June 23, veterans and their families are invited to New York City for an employment conference hosted by some of the financial world’s biggest players.

Legion recommends improvements to TAP

Economic Commission deputy director tells House subcommittee that returning warriors’ transition program is in need of updating, expansion.

Study: Vets own 9 percent of businesses

Legion officials recently participated in a U.S. Census Bureau teleconference where statistics were released on veteran-owned companies.

Run-walk for homeless vets set for June 2

Military supporters everywhere are encouraged to participate in 2-kilometer event that aims raise awareness for homeless veterans.

Pittsburgh job fair reaches 200 veterans

Representatives from the Legion’s Pennsylvania department help coordinate a successful VA career expo.

Business expo heads to Walter Reed

Veteran entrepreneurs are invited to a free small business and training expo at Walter Reed Medical Center on May 12.

Legion supports affirmative action for vets

Organization in favor of Department of Labor decision to strengthen federal hiring requirements of certain military veterans.

DoL releases new online transition tool

REALifelines will help veterans, servicemembers and their families with the transition from the service into civilian life.