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Hiring Our Heroes

Are you a veteran looking for employment? Or an employer looking to hire veterans?

Join TODAYS's TMJ4 for a hiring fair for veteran job seekers, active duty military members, Guard and Reserve members, and military and veteran spouses. This event is being held as a part of Wisconsin's Year of the Veteran and will be a one-of-a-kind FREE hiring fair for both employers and job seekers.

Date: Saturday, May 10, 2014
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: The Wisconsin Center
400 W. Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53203

For more information about this event, click here.

Latest Veteran Unemployment Data

Toplines from data released 2013

  • The unemployment rate for female veterans is 6.9 percent; For men, it's 6.5 percent.
  • Among the 722,000 unemployed veterans in 2013, 60% were age 45 and over. Thirty-five percent were aged 25 to 44, and 5 percent were 18 to 24.
  • One in 3 employed veterans with a service-connected disability worked in the public sector in August 2013, compared with 1 in 5 veterans with no disability.

For the complete report, click here.

Make the Pledge

Are you an employer looking to hire veterans? Click the photo above to commit to hire veterans and military spouses.

Becoming a Military-Ready Employer

Looking to start hiring more veterans to your workforce?

This toolkit will provide you with the resources "to effectively source, assimilate and support all military-connected talent ... in the workplace."

Click here or the photo above to access toolkit.

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