April 5, 2019

Vet employment stays strong in March

Post-9/11 veterans had a productive March in terms of job hunting, according to the most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics employment data.
March 28, 2019

A robot reading your resume? 10 tips for vets to beat job screening software.

Companies spanning many industries are increasingly using computer screening tools and software, along with traditional human-resources specialists, to scan resumes and decide which candidates…
March 8, 2019

Hot vet employment market continues in February

This is only the third time the veteran unemployment rate has dropped this low since 2000.
February 27, 2019

3 Reasons Employers Should Apply for the #HireVets Medallion Award

The U.S. Department of Labor is accepting applications for the 2019 HIRE Vets Medallion Award Program! The Award recognizes employers for their investments in recruiting, employing, […]
February 14, 2019

VA seeks training providers to ready Veterans for high-tech careers

VA announced it is inviting training providers to participate in a new pilot program to prepare Veterans for careers in the high-tech workforce. The Veteran Employment Through […]
February 12, 2019

No experience? No problem! Vets can jump-start careers in IT with this new, free program

Veteran and Apprenti graduate Mike Cooper addresses the crowd at the 2018 Amazon Apprenti graduation. Also in attendance (from left to right) was Apprenti Executive DirectorJennifer […]
February 1, 2019

Vet unemployment up in January

After a 2018 of record lows, the unemployment rate for veterans climbed up again in the first month of the year.
January 17, 2019

Trump recently signed two veterans bills into law. Here’s how they’ll affect you.

On its way out the door, the 115th Congress passed a pair of bills aimed at improving education and other aspects of the transition from military […]
January 14, 2019

VBA resources for Veterans, dependents, survivors, and federal employees during shutdown

Even on the best of days, we at VA know that providing for yourself and your family–and having financial stability and security–are some of the most […]