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
Becoming a Military-Ready Employer
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.