With Veteran’s Day just around the corner, the South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) wants to extend its gratitude to veterans and military personnel in South Carolina by ensuring they
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I recently read an article quoting the unemployment rate for veterans, as of December 2011, at over 13%. When you stop to consider what a transition from the military to a civilian position requires, you become very aware of the extra layer of job search complexity veterans have to deal with That's why I included a chapter in my book, Position Your Next Move for a Successful Job Search , specifically dedicated to Transitioning from Military and Government Service. This chapter lays the…
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How to Help Veterans Become Entrepreneurs
As America honors its fallen soldiers this weekend, the country also recognizes the contributions of its returning veterans.
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As the nation marks Veteran's Day it's important to not only extend our gratitude to vets for their service, but to take what steps we can to help them when they come home. One of the best ways to support veterans is to hire them! The New York State Department of Labor offers these 10 Reasons to Hire a Veteran Faster Learning Curve Leadership Teamwork Veterans know how teamwork grows out of a responsibility to your peers. Their duties involve a blend of…
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Waiver helps 10,000 military personnel into trucking jobs
Veterans can offer top skills
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Mentoring Tips for Veteran Advisors
As they prepare for retirement, senior advisors can help young planners become competent and confident financial advisors.
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How Amazon Echo, Control4, smart homes help injured veterans
An innovative branch of the Veterans Affairs department works to find the right connected tech for disabled veterans and service members.
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Veterans, military personnel get in free to Tower Hill Nov. 10 and 11
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Why a Military Veteran Might Be Your Next Manager
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Hilton to hire 20,000 additional veterans by 2020
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New IRS resources on IRS.gov help businesses understand tax reform