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Veterans Day 2017: Resources For Veterans Transitioning To Civilian Careers

By November 11, 2017 January 23rd, 2018 No Comments

Today we salute the willingness of brave Americans who fought and sacrificed for our country to protect our freedom.

For Veterans Day 2017, we highlight the list below of resources compiled by Fast Company that can help active, former and retired military veterans transitioning to civilian life find meaningful opportunities and advance in their careers.

Veterans pursuing careers in Technology can gain pathway to becoming Salesforce certified for free with Vetforce.” Vetforce is the Salesforce job training and career accelerator program for military service members, veterans, and spouses.” Through Vetforce, members get access to free training, classes, and career opportunities within the Salesforce ecosystem.

To our veterans and the families who serve with them, thank you for your bravery, sacrifice, and service.

Happy Veterans Day.

24 Resources For Veterans Re-Entering The Workforce (via Fast Company).

  1.  Veterans Employment Toolkit
  2.  Veterans Employment Center (VEC)
  3. U.S. Small Business Administration
  4. VetNet
  5. Office for Veterans Business Development
  6. Veterans Small Business Week
  7.  Veterans Business Outreach Centers (VBOCs)
  8. SBA Veterans Advantage Guaranteed Loans
  9. Boots to Business (B2B)
  10. Women Veteran Entrepreneurship Training Program (WVETP)
  11. Service-Disabled Veteran Entrepreneurship Training Program (SDVETP)
  12. National Archives
  13. Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) – 
  14. Hire Heroes USA
  15. Four Block
  16.  Veteran Business Owner Association (VBOA)
  17. The National Veteran-Owned Business Association
  18. The Milspro Project
  19. VetFran
  20. eMentor
  21. Veteran Business Owners Association
  22. Vet2Biz Life
  23. VeteranOwnedBusiness.com
  24. Military Friendly

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