Vets Invited to Capitol Hill Jobs Forum

September 05, 2014 | Terry Howell

On September 10, 2014 veterans, active duty, reserve, National Guard, military families, and supporters are invited to participate in a veteran jobs forum at our Nation’s Capitol. The event is being … [Read more...]

Help Solve Veteran Unemployment

March 03, 2014 | Terry Howell

Survey Request from Military.com and Monster.com … [Read more...]

Group Plans Military Entrepreneurial Educational Event

February 28, 2014 | Terry Howell

Guest Blog by Michael Hoffman An entrepreneurial group based in northern Virginia plans on hosting an event that helps service members, veterans, retirees and department civilians start a business … [Read more...]

High Tech Training Program for Vets

June 19, 2013 | Terry Howell

The VA's Innovations partnership with TechShop and the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) was expanded to include General Electric. The program was developed to provide high tech … [Read more...]

Troops to Teachers Expands Scope

May 14, 2013 | Terry Howell

Troops to Teachers offices nationwide are now able to provide personalized counseling and referral assistance to all military members, past or present, who have served honorably. Troops to Teachers … [Read more...]

The Military Advantage Minute: Career Research

March 25, 2013 | Terry Howell

Military.com and USAA launched a series of short videos designed to raise awareness of the need for servicemembers, veterans, and their families to take advantage of their hard-earned benefits and … [Read more...]

The Military Advantage Minute: Translating Your Skills

February 06, 2013 | Terry Howell

Military.com and USAA launched a series of short videos designed to raise awareness of the need for servicemembers, veterans, and their families to take advantage of their hard-earned benefits and … [Read more...]

Fiscal Cliff Deal Extends Wounded Warrior Tax Credits

January 04, 2013 | Terry Howell

Among other things, the fiscal cliff deal reached earlier this week extends the Returning Heroes and Wounded Warriors work opportunity tax credits through 2013. The original 2011 VOW Act tax … [Read more...]

36K Apply for Vet Retraining Assistance

August 27, 2012 | Terry Howell

From: White House Office of Communication The Department of Veterans Affairs has approved more than 36,000 applications for the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP), … [Read more...]

More On Vet Preference in Federal Hiring

July 16, 2012 | Terry Howell

Many veterans have found that their veteran preference points didn't seem to help them land a federal job.  Hopefully the following will help shed veterans understand how their prefernce points work … [Read more...]

The Military Advantage Minute: Vet Preference Points

July 12, 2012 | Terry Howell

USAA, USNI, and Military.com partner to provide a series of helpful videos.  Military.com and USAA launched a series of short videos designed to raise awareness of the need for servicemembers, … [Read more...]

The Military Advantage Minute: Transition Assistance

July 11, 2012 | Terry Howell

USAA, USNI, and Military.com partner to provide a series of helpful videos.  Military.com and USAA launched a series of short videos designed to raise awareness of the need for servicemembers, … [Read more...]