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Hiring Our Heroes Holds First Coast Guard Transition Summit

Having hosted more than 55 Transition Summits at 30-plus military installations during the past three years, Hiring Our Heroes has provided transition programming at locations across the globe, but until today has not offered a summit on a Coast Guard installation. That’s set to change today, … Read more about Hiring Our Heroes Holds First Coast Guard Transition Summit

‘Fast Track’ Tool Connects Veterans With Hottest Jobs

Service members transitioning to the civilian workforce have a new tool to help connect their skills with the nation’s hottest jobs. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program has launched the latest version of Fast Track, a digital tool that offers comprehensive guides … Read more about ‘Fast Track’ Tool Connects Veterans With Hottest Jobs

Thousands Take Part in Hiring Our Heroes’ Transition Summits in Hawaii

Approximately 2,000 transitioning service members and military spouses participated in the Hiring Our Heroes Transition Summits at Schofield Barracks and Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Hawaii on July 7-9, 2015. U.S. Secretary of Labor, Tom Perez, and U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Robert … Read more about Thousands Take Part in Hiring Our Heroes’ Transition Summits in Hawaii

Hiring Our Heroes Hosts Japanese Summits

Earlier this month, the Chamber Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes (HOH) traveled overseas to support U.S. troops based in Japan. The trip was part of the Japanese Theater Transition Summits, an effort to bring all of the private sector and nonprofit resources frequently available to service members in … Read more about Hiring Our Heroes Hosts Japanese Summits

Hiring Our Heroes Holds Virtual Job Fair

You would think that most companies must be chomping at the bit to hire a veteran. They are hardworking, disciplined, and have that certain military precision in everything they do. But when you are a veteran, getting a job after active service can prove harder than expected. According to government … Read more about Hiring Our Heroes Holds Virtual Job Fair