November 11, 2017

Return on investment is not the full story

As a result we do have several veteran-owned businesses in our region, but the general unemployment rate for veterans in Oregon is over 7 percent, …
November 9, 2017

Honoring employers who recruit, employ and retain our nation’s heroes

Today, the U.S. Department of Labor announced the Final Rule for the Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing (HIRE) American Military Veterans Act, signed by President […]
November 7, 2017

How Veterans can make the most out of LinkedIn

A version of this post originally appeared on LinkedIn.com. As a partner of the VA, LinkedIn is proud to offer all Veterans one year of free […]
October 30, 2017

Celebrating National Veterans Small Business Week

With Veterans Day around the corner, the U.S. Small Business Administration honors the men and women who not only serve our country abroad, but also continue […]
October 24, 2017

How veterans are helping ease America’s teacher shortage

After a career spent serving their country on the battlefield, some veterans return home to serve in a different way: as teachers, training the young minds […]
October 12, 2017

Memorial Traveling Wall joins resource fair at UCC

No matter how often veteran Bruce Ellis of Winston helps with the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Traveling Wall, there’s something about the power of the memorial that […]
October 9, 2017

Overall vet unemployment hits record low

Veteran unemployment hit a record low in September, according to federal data released Friday. Figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show a drop to 3 […]
October 7, 2017

UCC to host resource fair for veterans

Umpqua Community College is hosting a resource fair for veterans next week which will feature the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Traveling Wall. The half-day event is scheduled […]
October 4, 2017

UCC hosts resource fair for veterans featuring Vietnam Veterans Memorial Traveling Wall

ROSEBURG, Ore. – Student veterans at Umpqua Community College are creating an event to honor their fellow brothers and sisters who served in our country’s military. […]