Veterans

Diverse Veteran Job Possibilities at Mohawk Industries

By Lizann Lightfoot
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Editor's Note: The following story highlights a veteran at Mohawk Industries committed to including talented members of the military community in its workplace. Mohawk Industries is a client of Hirepurpose, a Task & Purpose sister company.

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Editor's Note: The following story highlights a veteran at Mohawk Industries committed to including talented members of the military community in its workplace. Mohawk Industries is a client of Hirepurpose, a Task & Purpose sister company.

Help Miriam's Kitchen Build a Neighborhood to End Homelessness in DC

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You can make a significant difference in helping Miriam's Kitchen by donating to them through workplace giving. Don't have a program? Click here to have your employer contact our team about bring employee giving to your workplace. 

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You can make a significant difference in helping Miriam's Kitchen by donating to them through workplace giving. Don't have a program? Click here to have your employer contact our team about bring employee giving to your workplace. 

How Becky Westing is Building the World of PNT from Booz Allen’s Dayton Office

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Positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT) data enables everything from the smart phone in your pocket to fields as diverse as the transportation, communications, and energy sectors. 

Medtronic Honored for Supporting Military Veterans

Minnesota designates Medtronic as a Beyond the Yellow Ribbon company.
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The State of Minnesota recognized Medtronic as a Beyond the Yellow Ribbon company during a formal ceremony this week at the company’s operational headquarters. That designation recognizes the company’s commitment to recruiting, training, hiring and supporting military veterans at Medtronic.

Wells Fargo, Scholarship America Call for Veterans Seeking Scholarships, Grants

Applications accepted through Feb. 28, 2020
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SAN FRANCISCO, January 23, 2020 /3BL Media/Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:  WFC) and Scholarship America seek applicants for the 2020–21 Veteran Scholarship and Emergency Grant Programs. Wells Fargo is committed to assisting veterans and spouses of veterans with disabilities succeed in getting the education they need for the careers of their choice.

AEG Spreads Cheer With U.S. Veterans During Annual Season of Giving

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AEG employees recently spent the afternoon volunteering at U.S. Vets in Inglewood, Calif. in celebration of the company’s annual Season of Giving, the company’s holiday initiative that encourages its employees to engage in charitable activities in their local communities.

Throughout the afternoon, employees assembled gift bags with items donated to the center in addition to preparing and serving dinner to veterans prior to the center’s holiday talent show.

Whirlpool Corporation Continues Gold Level Status for Veterans

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Once again, the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA) recognized Whirlpool Corporation for achieving Gold Level status as a Veteran-Friendly Employer in the State of Michigan. This marks the fourth consecutive year for achieving this status, thanks to the efforts of the Whirlpool Veterans Association (WVA).

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Military Spouses Advance Careers Through Booz Allen, Hiring Our Heroes Fellowship

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Despite the national unemployment rate of 4%, military spouses have a rate of unemployment more than six times that much—approximately 26%. Booz Allen has teamed up with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program to help military spouses gain meaningful employment around the country.

U.S. Department of Labor Presents Sodexo With Platinum HIRE Vets Medallion

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GAITHERSBURG, Md., November 26, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Sodexo, a leading food services and facilities management company, announced today that its United States Marine Corps (USMC) East Coast operations earned a Platinum Award through the HIRE Vets Medallion Award Program. This is the only federal-level veterans’ employment award that recognizes a company or organization’s commitment to veteran hiring, retention, and professional development.

Behind Civilian Lines: From Veteran to Fellow Veteran

Veterans serve advice to comrades facing the civilian workforce transition
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Eighty-three percent of military career fields align with current positions at Koch companies. Additionally, veterans’ values, leadership and dedication mirror the principles that guide Koch employees. Yet, like many companies in America, attracting, hiring and retaining veteran talent can be a challenge. The culprit? A cultural and communication gap between hiring managers, business leaders and veterans, themselves.

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