How can we employ Veterans?
While the nation’s overall unemployment rate for April 2012 was recently reported at 8.1 percent, the U.S. Labor Department calculated that 9.2 percent of the veterans who have served in the military since 2001 are now jobless. For veterans of all generations, the Labor Department reported that April’s jobless rate was 7.1 percent. Learn more about veteran employment at: http://bit.ly/Lu7MvA
Today’s veterans have worked with some of the most advanced technology we have ever seen, making them extremely tech-savvy and retaining a skillset and work habits that many civilians to do not obtain. What measures can we take to ensure employers embrace this returning workforce?