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How We Show Appreciation for Our Military

Body:  A veteran checks out the Labor Department's online resources.   Bradley served 10 years in the U.S. Army as a military police officer, but when he left, the civilian job market he found was [...]

By | May 30th, 2017|Categories: Vets News|Comments Off on How We Show Appreciation for Our Military

Transitioning from Service: Employment and Retirement Planning

Body:  Transitioning to civilian employment? We've got resources to help veterans today, and in the future.   Here at the Department of Labor we’re empowering transitioning service members to make informed decisions as they move [...]

By | May 9th, 2017|Categories: Vets News|Comments Off on Transitioning from Service: Employment and Retirement Planning

Giving Military Spouses the Help They Deserve

Body:  blog-20170216-spouse.jpg   At the Department of Labor’s Veterans’ Employment and Training Service, we know that training veterans for skilled work or helping them prepare for their next interview enhances their ability to live the [...]

By | April 15th, 2017|Categories: Vets News|Comments Off on Giving Military Spouses the Help They Deserve

3 Reasons to Hire a Hero

Body:  blog-20170131-veterans.png   As thousands of American employers know, hiring veterans is a smart move. There are more than 7 million veterans in the U.S. labor force, meaning they’re either employed or actively looking for [...]

By | April 15th, 2017|Categories: Vets News|Comments Off on 3 Reasons to Hire a Hero

Veteran Switches Gears from Aircraft to Accounting

Body: After a year at Solano Community College in California, Bethany Stafford knew college wasn’t for her. So the California native joined the Air Force, where she worked inspecting aircraft like F-15s, HH-60s and C-130s at [...]

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Apprenticeship Gives Veteran Another Chance to Serve

Body:  Kelli Mumphrey with her family   Editor's note: In addition to promoting apprenticeship opportunities nationwide, as a federal employer, the Labor Department also benefits from apprenticeship. The Pathways Through Apprenticeship program provides a paycheck while students and [...]

By | April 15th, 2017|Categories: Vets News|Comments Off on Apprenticeship Gives Veteran Another Chance to Serve