Top Tips for Hiring Heroes 1) Learn the basics every recruiter should know about why veterans make great employees—from definitions of rank and branches of service, to how military skills and experience translate to civilian work, to benefiting from the military’s team- and mission-focused approach. Find out more here. 2) Research best practices of other [...]
The Military Friendly® Brands consumer survey launches to help benchmark and recognize social and material investments that corporations make in support of the military and veteran community.
Did you know that nearly 400,000 military service members will transition their skills to companies nationwide this year? What are you doing to compete for this diverse, disciplined pool of talent? Just one of the ways we’re helping companies like yours be Military Friendly® is by providing educational materials on best practices when it comes to recruiting from the military. After [...]
Woman Vetrepreneur® of the Year Finalists and Military Spouses appear on Shark Tank.
Hiring military veterans is more than good business; companies that hire military veterans enjoy many advantages. Today’s transitioning military vets have all of the traits that make for an excellent employee. They are dependable, loyal, and disciplined, not to mention the transferable skills that make them great leaders, team players, and workers. What Are the Reasons to [...]
CUNY is named the first public university system to earn the 2016 Military Friendly® School designation.
The Inaugural STEM JobsSM Approved Employers list is released.
NaVOBA advocacy results in the city of New York creating a new Department of Veterans Services, with more resources better suited to help the city’s large and diverse veterans community find and access resources.
The first list of STEM JobsSM Approved Colleges is released.
Lorenzo Downing, 24-year Air Force Veteran turned business solutions provider, has been named the first Minority Vetrepreneur of the Year® by NaVOBA, publisher of Vetrepreneur® magazine. This expansion of the prestigious Vetrepreneur of the Year® award program honors the finest role models the veteran-owned business movement has to offer.