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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|0 Comments

        Military Friendly® Brands and Companies List Released

        Military Friendly® Brands and Companies List Released In its 14th year, the original, trusted veteran employer survey expands in scope to encompass corporate social responsibility and governance efforts. PITTSBURGH (July 6, 2017)—Victory Media, originator of the family of Military Friendly® employment, entrepreneurship and education resources for veterans and their families, announced today its inaugural list [...]

        By | July 6th, 2017|Military Friendly School|Comments Off on Military Friendly® Brands and Companies List Released

        CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE

        CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE The year was 1919 and a newly minted U.S. Army veteran was returning from the fields of France, having been deployed for two years of service with the Quartermaster Corps in the final years of World War I.  Upon return, he set his sights on purchasing a bank near Wichita, Texas, [...]

        By | June 13th, 2017|Employer Spotlight|Comments Off on CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE

        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

        Military Friendly® Schools Survey is now open!

        Military Friendly® Schools Survey Opens for 2018 Now in its ninth year, the original, trusted survey evaluates education programs and helps colleges improve veterans’ success. PITTSBURGH (May 16, 2017)—This week the 2018 Military Friendly® Schools survey opened to colleges, universities, online programs, community colleges and trade schools nationwide to help them assess and benchmark how [...]

        By | May 15th, 2017|Military Friendly School|Comments Off on Military Friendly® Schools Survey is now open!

        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

        Here’s What Being Military Friendly® Means To IBM

        IBM is a multinational technology corporation headquartered in Armonk, New York. In their more than 100 years of existence, the company has expanded its operations to 170 countries and has achieved ground breaking success in the technology sector. We asked Heather Howell, Diversity and Inclusion Leader and Manager of U.S. and Global [...]

        By | April 26th, 2017|Employer Spotlight|Comments Off on Here’s What Being Military Friendly® Means To IBM

        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?

        Military Friendly® School North Carolina Wins 2017 National Championship Game

        Well folks, #MarchMadness is over! On Monday, April 3, The University of North Carolina captured its sixth national championship with its 71-65 victory over Gonzaga. Not only did UNC win the national championship; the school also won our 2017 Military Friendly® Schools Bronze Award. Turns out they have an impressive basketball program and a best-in-class [...]

        By | April 5th, 2017|School Profile|Comments Off on Military Friendly® School North Carolina Wins 2017 National Championship Game

        Weekly Military Friendly® Social Recap: March 27 – 31

        Welcome to our second weekly social recap! We're sharing what other Military Friendly® employers and schools are up to on social media, and how they promote their programs that are #BetterForVeterans. Keep up by following us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook, and email us if you have anything to share! Last week… Starbucks Pledges to Hire 25K Veterans & Military Spouses [...]

        By | March 31st, 2017|Military Friendly School|Comments Off on Weekly Military Friendly® Social Recap: March 27 – 31