Employing veterans is good business for companies. A recent Center for a New American Security report examines why and offers recommendations on what agencies can do to help make the hiring process easier.
Avinash Kar of the Natural Resources Defense Council discusses an FDA decision on cattle feeding processes. Attorney Joseph Petrillo offers his perspective on burgeoning bid protests. GAO’s Bill Woods talks about GSA’s reliance on “dun” numbers. Jamison Cush discusses Microsoft’s new tablet device. Charles Scoville works with amputee veterans.
Agencies are working toward implementing an executive order designed to crack down on “fly- by-night” colleges that target military members’ education benefits
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VA will offer teleconferencing at Fort Drum, N.Y., Fort Knox, Ky., Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., and Fort Riley, Kans.
A job-assistance program for veterans is taking its show on the road.
Veterans National Education Program Co-founders Andrea Hooper and Bob McMahon talk about the organization’s vision and mission. April 20, 2012(Encore presentation June 8, 2012)
President Obama signs bipartisan bill that will help The President says it will help about 850,000 veterans who are currently unemployed and tens of thousands who are returning from Iraq and Afghanistan in the coming months.
President Barack Obama will sign into law Monday legislation giving tax breaks to companies that hire unemployed veterans.
Kelly O’Connor, president of Efiia Cares, shares details of the program.