Last Thursday I went to the Military and Veteran Job Fair at Target Field (downtown Minneapolis, MN). It was put together as a pre-event by the Medal of Honor Convention Twin Cities. The morning started with an Employer Town Hall. Two veterans who had successfully transitioned into the corporate world spoke to us about recruiting and retaining military and veterans.
Surprisingly, their focus was initially more on retaining than recruiting. They said it is…
Added by Eric Putkonen on September 8, 2016 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Veterans make great business leaders. Employers know it. As a result, veteran recruiting goals have grown exponentially over the past few years. And as more and more military veterans return home after serving our country abroad, they are heading to graduate business schools to earn their…Continue
Added by Ryan Pratt on November 12, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments
At the most recent recruitDC, I had the privilege to share with the recruiting community tips on how to incorporate veteran hiring into a recruiter’s mindset. The poignant beginning of this presentation was the opening by Colonel…Continue
Jim consults with Chad Sowash to discuss why (and how) companies should hire veterans.
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Resources for Veterans & Transitioning Military
As recruiters and hiring managers learn more about the military culture and experience, the bridge to hiring more Veterans into civilian careers directly from Active duty or Active Reserve is built.
In order to…Continue
Added by Angela Covey on April 22, 2012 at 6:15pm — No Comments
Here is our weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing, social recruiting and anything else in the recruiting space. This week we’ll be talking about Hiring Veterans, Recruiting mistakes, employee retention, Talent Communities and polishing the process.
Here are the articles our that interested us this week (in no particular order),…Continue
Added by Chris Brablc on November 11, 2011 at 10:24am — No Comments
On the occasion of a wonderful long weekend dedicated to family, food, and fun it’s imperative to remember what this holiday celebrates. Over the course of generations, Americans have sacrificed their youth, their bodies, and all too often their lives to protect our nation and its citizens. To pay homage to these incredible sacrifices is the very least each of us can offer, but it is even better to try to repay these brave patriots with something more tangible. For those of us involved in…Continue
Added by RecruiterGuy on January 26, 2011 at 7:53pm — No Comments
Here is our weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing. This week we’ll be talking about veterans and how we can help them, HR outsourcing, the viral candidate, storytelling in business, Google pay raises and why Twitter Auto DM’s just don’t work.
Here are the articles our that interested us this…Continue
Added by Chris Brablc on November 12, 2010 at 9:54am — No Comments
I'm calling you out. Yeah, you. I'm concerned that you aren't tough enough to help the Social Mudders team raise funds and awareness around the February race taking place in Austin, TX. It's an event where proceeds benefit the Wounded Warrior Project - a…Continue
Added by Bradley-Morris, Inc. - Delivering Military-Experienced Talent to America's Top Companies on November 11, 2009 at 5:31pm — No Comments
Added by Bradley-Morris, Inc. - Delivering Military-Experienced Talent to America's Top Companies on March 4, 2009 at 5:12pm — No Comments