Employer Support for the Military Community

www_military_spprtMilitary veterans currently face higher rates of unemployment than the general population. Although many skills gained in the military are applicable to civilian jobs, veterans may not know how to present these skills to potential employers or how to best access channels of support for themselves and their families. Some employers, however, are making a special effort to recruit, retain, and support military veterans. This report reviews data gathered from the 2011 and 2012 Sloan Award and 2012 and 2013 Work Life Legacy Military Award applications, a variety of supports employers are offering to veterans, as well as supports for military families to help them manage the challenges of their relatives’ military service.

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