Top Five Tips for Making Your M2C Profile Standout

You’ve joined the Professional Diversity Network, and are receiving updates about new job opportunities. You’ve applied to these jobs, but haven’t received any invites for interviews. Is there something you should be doing to change this? If you truly want Continue reading Top Five Tips for Making Your M2C Profile Standout

5 Reasons You’re Not Getting Hired

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According to our latest Diversity Jobs Report, over 10 million Americans are currently seeking full-time employment. Combined with factors not within your control — like timing,  management and organizational changes—this statistic means the landscape for securing a good paying job is Continue reading 5 Reasons You’re Not Getting Hired

Top 15 Employers for Veterans

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Veteran unemployment continues to be an issue in our country, especially for those who have served since 2001, known as Gulf War-era II veterans.  According to data released last month by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, while on its way Continue reading Top 15 Employers for Veterans

Public and Private Efforts Shift the Dial On Veteran Unemployment

A recent article published in the Los Angeles Times brings exciting news for veterans.  There is hope that federal unemployment relief efforts and corporate incentives have begun to shift the dial on veteran unemployment.  Recent statistics show that the gap Continue reading Public and Private Efforts Shift the Dial On Veteran Unemployment

Simple Tips To Make Job Search Easier For Vets

According to a recent article in a human resources publication, veteran unemployment still remains slightly above the national average.  While unemployment for post-9/11 veterans has certainly come down from its 2012 average of 9.9 percent, it is still hovering at Continue reading Simple Tips To Make Job Search Easier For Vets

$29 Million Grant To Assist Veterans With Reintegration

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, as of May 2013, there are more than 744,00 unemployed veterans in the U.S. In an effort to combat high veteran unemployment, the U.S. Department of Labor announced recent plans to give nearly Continue reading $29 Million Grant To Assist Veterans With Reintegration

The Top Industries for Military Personnel, Where to Target Your Job Search

The transition from military to civilian life has become a very relevant topic in light of the fact that under President Obama there has been a steady withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan.  In fact, according to the Obama administration, most Continue reading The Top Industries for Military Personnel, Where to Target Your Job Search

Veterans Are Natural Entrepreneurs, Increase Your Value in the Workplace

Three million veterans who have served in Iran and Afghanistan since September 2011 arrive home to often face challenges in acquiring employment in the civilian workforce.  In fact, the unemployment rate for veterans remains significantly higher than the national average Continue reading Veterans Are Natural Entrepreneurs, Increase Your Value in the Workplace