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        2018 Deep Learning Portal Webinar

        Our Chief Product Officer, Daniel Nichols, gives an in-depth tutorial on how to utilize and interpret your Military Friendly® Reporting and Benchmark Portal. It is important to understand how to use this feature, what the data means and how you can use it to your institution's advantage. Watch the recorded webinar and view the slides [...]

        By | July 31st, 2017|Military Friendly School, Resources|Comments Off on 2018 Deep Learning Portal Webinar

        Trump’s apprenticeship initiative – why veterans make the best candidates

        Trump’s apprenticeship initiative - why veterans make the best candidates. Have you heard about President Donald Trump’s apprenticeship initiative? More details to come this week, but here’s what we know... Let’s recap - Trump wants to see more apprenticeship opportunities in an effort to: Decrease unemployment. Give job seekers the skills they need to land jobs. [...]

        By | June 13th, 2017|Recruiting, Resources|Comments Off on Trump’s apprenticeship initiative – why veterans make the best candidates

        VSOs are Fighting for You

        It's easy to think of veteran service organizations (VSOs) in terms of lodges, parades, "funny hats," and where senior veterans gather. But, we encourage our post-9/11 veterans to re-think VSOs like the American Legion and VFW. These organizations and their professionals are fighting to get the best benefits and resources for our nation's veteran and military [...]

        By | May 8th, 2017|Career Outcomes, Connecting Classrooms to Careers, Engaging & Supporting Veterans|Comments Off on VSOs are Fighting for You

        VETERANS TALENT INDEX – 2017 HIGHLIGHTS: Are Veterans and Employer Expectations Matching Up?

        The topic of veteran recruiting and hiring is more important than ever before, but do you know the latest trends? Check out this brief recap of the 2017 Veterans Talent Index report and highlights of what every employer should know.

        By | April 24th, 2017|Engaging & Supporting Veterans, Recruiting, Resources, Sourcing & Recruiting Veterans|Comments Off on VETERANS TALENT INDEX – 2017 HIGHLIGHTS: Are Veterans and Employer Expectations Matching Up?

        Serving Our Heroes: Military Friendly® Schools Give Back

        Serving Our Heroes: Military Friendly® Schools Give Back Get ready to be inspired by three impressive Military Friendly® Schools—Eastern Kentucky University, Stetson College of Law, and Northwest Nazarene University—each setting the example in honoring the sacrifices made by the men and women who have served in the U.S. military. Learn why and how these schools [...]

        By | February 17th, 2017|Plan & Lead, Resources|Comments Off on Serving Our Heroes: Military Friendly® Schools Give Back

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        By | February 17th, 2017|Resources|Comments Off on Webinars

        Resources

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        Career Services: Connect with Military Friendly® Employers & Hot Jobs

        WEBINAR: Career Services: Connect with Military Friendly® Employers & Hot Jobs See who made the list of 2016 Hot Jobs and Hot Majors for Veterans in the Energy, Retail/Consumer Goods, and Hospitality industries, compiled and published annually by our partners at G.I. Jobs®. The Fortune 1000 are actively seeking to hire your military students. First discover [...]

        By | February 17th, 2017|Connecting Careers to Classrooms, Resources|Comments Off on Career Services: Connect with Military Friendly® Employers & Hot Jobs

        Top 10 Tips for Engaging Military Students

        Today’s colleges are faced with the challenge of attracting and engaging students who are primed for success. Since 2014, hundreds of thousands of Active Duty, National Guard and Armed Forces Reserve service members have benefited from the Post-9/11 GI Bill in order to earn a degree or certificate, with the numbers increasing dramatically every year. Schools [...]

        By | September 14th, 2016|Resources|Comments Off on Top 10 Tips for Engaging Military Students

        Top 10 Fails of Recruiting Military for Civilian Jobs

        Recruiting military to fill your open jobs is not an easy feat. What challenges does your organization face when recruiting from the military? Daniel Nichols reflected on his experience in corporate recruitment and military transition to identify the most common fails of recruiting military for civilian jobs. Which of the following sound all to familiar? #1: Failing to look beyond [...]

        By | August 29th, 2016|Recruiting|Comments Off on Top 10 Fails of Recruiting Military for Civilian Jobs