USDA May Push for More Veterans in Farming

November 19, 2013 |
Farmer kneeling.

While unemployment is up, the availability of skilled workers is down. There are many opportunities in the manufacturing industry, but there also seems to be a burgeoning need in the farming industry. … [Read more...]

Perfecting Veteran Resumes

July 22, 2013 |
Handing in a resume.

The Spokane Journal of Business recently covered a few individual stories of retired veterans running into trouble while looking for civilian jobs. The main theme that's arisen out of the piece is … [Read more...]

Kansas Has New Vet Employment Site

July 08, 2013 |

If you're a job-seeking veteran in Kansas, a new website by the state has pulled together information on educational opportunities, jobs and healthcare for servicemembers. KanVet includes employment … [Read more...]

20 Best-paying Hourly Retail Jobs

April 22, 2013 |

Whether you need to pay bills while looking for something long-term or you're trying to climb the company ladder, retail jobs can help most job seekers. Despite the advantages, retail environments are … [Read more...]

10 Best Cities for Recent Graduates

April 08, 2013 |

Many veterans take advantage of their benefits for college -- student loan debts are increasing every year, so letting the government pay for a portion of your education is an increasingly … [Read more...]

Air Force Upgrades Transition Assistance

March 24, 2013 |
TAP Handbook

Two of the most critical factors in successful transition are training and planning, and now the Air Force plans to assist with both. Searching for jobs is as much a skill as performing one, and … [Read more...]

Military and Spouse Career Fair in DC

March 20, 2013 |

Below are details on an upcoming career fair in the Washington DC area on April 2, targeted specifically for servicemembers, veterans and their spouses. If you're outside the DC area (or are looking … [Read more...]

Six Beneficial Associate Degrees

March 18, 2013 |
Graduation cap

Sometimes the only obstacle between a veteran and a new job is a bit of education. Sometimes this means going to a four-year university and working hard for a bachelor's, but Yahoo! Educaton reports … [Read more...]

The Five Best Jobs in Business

February 18, 2013 |
Business Meeting

Entering the corporate world may seem daunting, especially if you're not quite sure which direction you want to head in. The good news is that big companies need large numbers of people with diverse … [Read more...]

The Man Who Shot bin Laden Can’t Find a Job

February 15, 2013 |
alleged photo of SEAL Team 6

An experienced veteran has next to no success finding a career in the civilian world: Is this just another example of the difficulties former servicemembers are facing on the job market, or is it a … [Read more...]