Aside from their importance in aiding people in their day-to-day lives, jobs in healthcare provide the American economy a fundamental cornerstone. Small wonder, then, that healthcare jobs are among the most promising prospective careers for veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce. 

And those prospects can see boosts from programs specifically tailored toward translating veterans' military experience into healthcare job opportunities.  ...

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So you’re a military veteran who just returned from years of active duty. Though you had a fulfilling experience, you’re ready to get back into the job market and work for an organization that can help you achieve other career goals. Well, after months of searching, you still can’t find a job, which puts you in a group with other ...

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“For a veteran — a person who thrives off excitement, a mission and a chain of command — you tend to seek out companies like that,” said Mark Major, a veteran of combat in Iraq who has worked for Union Pacific for about two years.

As thousands of American soldiers return to the civilian workforce after service in Iraq or ...

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By Rob Starr, Big4.com Content Manager

The fact that Linda Singh has risen to a position of both prominence and leadership in any single career would qualify her as leader worthy of special notice. Add to that the fact she is both a Brigadier General in the U.S. Army National Guard and a managing director at Accenture Federal Services, two ...

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As America reflects upon and remembers those who died serving in all branches of the Armed Forces, we ask you continue to recognize those that have served and are still with us today. All veterans, past and present, have sacrificed tremendously to keep this nation free and they deserve our honor and respect.

In honor of remembering all the men ...

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The average wait time for men and women leaving the military to begin receiving their benefits is about nine months.

Many of these new veterans have trouble finding good-paying civilian jobs. Some of them, struggling with the physical and mental injuries of combat, are barely getting by, if that.

It can be very tempting if someone claiming to be an ...

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The Krannert School of Management at Purdue University is one host for the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, a summer program to provide disabled veterans with the skills needed to start their own businesses.

Grants from companies like Accenture help Krannert expand its enrollment by covering the costs for lodging, books and materials, meals, and travel for up to ...

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