Posts Tagged ‘veterans’

The Case for Hiring Military Veterans

Military veterans and servicemembers are not only highly trained for professionalism and discipline but also have an accelerated learning curve and respect for procedures — and it turns out that study after study finds they make exceptionally good employees. A Syracuse University study called The Business Case for Hiring a Veteran: Beyond the Clichés found that […]

22 Aug 19 - Hiring - Mike McCluskey - No CommentsRead More »

VETS-4212 Reporting Cycle Opened August 1

The 2019 U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (VETS) filing season started August 1, 2019, and the filing deadline is September 30, 2019. Federal contractors and subcontractors must submit the VETS-4212 report annually with the number of employees in their workforces who are veterans covered under Vietnam Era Veteran’s Readjustment Assistance […]

8 Aug 19 - Reporting Requirements - Katie Culliton - No CommentsRead More »

Veterans Day: Don’t Forget Protections and Services for Those Who Served

California is home to approximately 1.9 million veterans — the highest veteran population of any state in the nation. Military veterans may face many challenges making the transition back into civilian life, including challenges in the job market. The California Employment Development Department (EDD) helps veterans and eligible spouses maximize employment and training opportunities. The […]

9 Nov 17 - Discrimination - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

State Agency Stresses Workplace Rights for California’s Military and Veteran Members

California’s Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) recently issued a new fact sheet highlighting the workplace protections available to those actively serving, or who have served, our country. California is home to approximately 1.8 million veterans — the highest veteran population of any state in the nation. California is also home to nearly 169,000 […]

20 Apr 16 - Discrimination - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

Veterans Day: Don’t Forget Protections and Services for Those Who Serve

California is home to approximately 1.8 million veterans — the highest veteran population of any state in the nation. Military veterans may face many challenges making the transition back into civilian life, including challenges in the job market. According to the Employment Development Department (EDD), young veterans may need particular assistance transitioning into civilian life. […]

10 Nov 15 - Discrimination, General - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »