I pulled these links from a LinkedIn post…
Veteran Friendly Companies and Resources for Veterans April 2015
Attached is a list of companies that are truly “veteran friendly”. There is also an attachment with resources and programs for veterans.
All links are current as of April 1, 2015. If they do not connect by clicking on them, copy and paste into the address bar on your browser.
Go to www.TADPGS.com enter your resume and review the available jobs. If there any that you feel you are qualified for, apply immediately on the website.
Be sure to join our Linkedin group at http://linkd.in/Sg346w , and our blog at http://bit.ly/SHr9bl , where I have information on free training, jobs, benefits, and job seeker advice on an ongoing basis.
Many Veterans will now have the option to receive non-VA health care rather than waiting for a VA appointment or traveling to a VA facility. Watch this video concerning this program https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9nnsRlX5b8. Also, learn more at: http://www.va.gov/opa/choiceact/
Companies with Veteran Hiring Programs
TAD PGS Inc.: http://www.TADPGS.com
Ace Fitness: http://www.acefitness.org/military/
Allied Barton: http://www.alliedbarton.com/AboutUs/HireOurHeroes.aspx
Coca Cola: http://enjoycareers.com/en/military
Diplomatic Protection Training Institute: http://www.dpti-oh.com/training.html?goback=.gde_3670424_member_256271740
General Mills: http://www.generalmills.com/corporate/careers/index.aspx
Hilton International: http://jobs.hiltonworldwide.com/en/?cntry=united-states
Johnson and Johnson: http://careers.jnj.com
Union Bank: http://www.unionbank.com/careers
Union Pacific: https://up.jobs/
Walt Disney: http://thewaltdisneycompany.com/.
Waste Management: http://www.wm.com/careers/index.jsp.
Wells Fargo: https://www.wellsfargo.com/about/careers/.
Resources for veterans who want to start a business
www.veteranownedbusiness.com and if you’re looking into agriculture either www.farmvetco.org or www.growingwarriors.org
Funding for veteran start-up businesses: http://www.brothersfund.org/http://www.veteransbusinessfund.org/how-it-works
Program for veterans who want to start their own business: http://fasttrac.org/en/Entrepreneurs/Veterans.
The SBA’s website has a section aimed at veterans who are business owners or planning to start businesses: http://www.sba.gov/veterans.
Veteran Resources in your area: http://bit.ly/1fbdmnuhttps://www.suntrust.com/SmallBusiness/LoansandFinancing/SBALoans/SBAPatriotExpressLoans
Another source to consider is the SBA. They have a lot of veteran related funding programs. See http://www.sba.gov/about-offices-content/1/2985.
http://www.vetfran.com/http://vets.syr.edu/ Designed for female veterans and spouses
Veterans Hiring Solutionslinkedin.com
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