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come in we're hiring sign on windowBusinesses can show appreciation for those who have served in the U.S. armed forces by including veterans in their recruitment and hiring decisions.

The U.S. Department of Labor has a veterans hiring toolkit providing step-by-step guidance for employers who want to help transitioning service members.

“The U.S. Department of Labor recognizes that employers can sometimes find it difficult to navigate the plethora of Veterans hiring resources available to them,” according to American Heroes at Work – Veterans Hiring Toolkit.  “So, this Toolkit was developed to simplify the process and put valuable resources at your fingertips.

“Recognizing that each employer is unique, this guide allows you to select from promising practices and other resources that employers are using to successfully welcome talented and skilled Veterans into their companies. Whether you are looking to create a plan from scratch or retool existing efforts, we encourage you to reference this guide and design an initiative that works for you.”

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