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Amazon
  • Receive helpful tips on Amazon's hiring process
  • Learn how Amazon invests in our nation's veterans
  • Explore career opportunities at Amazon Web Services

RESOURCES: Military Recruiting at Amazon | Amazon Web Services Military Commitment

Walmart
  • Understand Walmart’s streamlined hiring and onboarding process
  • Hear about the mission of Walmart Serves, a veteran associate resource group
  • Learn about career opportunities for military job seekers

RESOURCES: Walmart Military Careers

Statewide Opportunities: Wisconsin
  • Learn about Wisconsin’s industry strengths
  • Discover state benefits available to veterans who reside in Wisconsin
  • Hear about educational opportunities for military families

RESOURCES: In Wisconsin Veterans | Wisconsin MSEEZ

Salesforce Training for High Demand Careers in Tech
  • Learn about Trailhead Military, no-cost Salesforce certification training available to the military community
  • Explore the career opportunities available upon completion of this program
  • Understand how the Military Trailhead Community supports you during your training

RESOURCES: Salesforce Military | HOH SITREP Podcast: Trailhead Military Program

Spectrum
  • Hear from a panel of military veterans that work at Spectrum
  • Learn why Spectrum values the skills and experiences that veterans bring to a civilian workplace
  • Discuss Spectrum’s military hiring and recruiting program. Spectrum employs nearly 12,000 veterans, almost 12 percent of its total workforce, and has committed to increase its veteran hiring by 5 percent by 2020

RESOURCES: HOH SITREP Podcast: Spectrum

Lockheed Martin
  • Learn about fellowship opportunities at Lockheed Martin
  • Hear how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted operations and hiring at Lockheed Martin
  • Explore ways to apply your military skills and experiences to job opportunities

RESOURCES: Lockheed Marting Military

U.S. Department of State
  • Learn the mission of this federal agency
  • Review the requirements and tests for various positions at the State Department
  • Learn about the Veterans' Preference Points system

RESOURCES: Careers Representing America

Statewide Opportunities: Ohio
  • Hear from military-ready employers looking to connect with veterans and military spouses
  • Learn about benefits and resources for veterans
  • Explore employment resources for veterans living in Ohio

RESOURCES: Ohio Department of Veterans Services

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Learn about employment opportunities at the VA
  • Review five special hiring authorities for veterans and military spouses
  • Learn about the duties and responsibilities involved with working at the National Contact Center

RESOURCES: VA Careers

State Opportunities: Ohio Featuring Amazon, Haystack, & Goodyear
  • Hear from military-ready employers looking to connect with veterans and military spouses
  • Learn about benefits and resources for veterans living in Ohio
  • Explore Ohio's employment resources for veterans

RESOURCES: Ohio Department of Veterans Services

How They Did It: Building a Career at Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Hear from a panel of military veterans that work at Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Learn how military spouses can create a PCS-proof career
  • Learn steps to military transition success from veterans who have already transitioned

RESOURCES: Careers at Booz Allen Hamilton

Employer Connection: Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Hear why transitioning service members enjoy working at Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Learn that 29% of BAH employees have a connection to the military community
  • Learn about its five innovation labs where employees are working to help solve our nation's most complex problems

RESOURCES: Military Talent | Don’t Hire a Veteran with Disabilities Because it Feels Good – Do it Because it’s Smart Business

Employer Connection: Wells Fargo
  • Learn about career opportunities available within 80 different business lines housed underneath Wells Fargo
  • Hear Well Fargo's customized hiring program for military veterans and systems to support National Guard members and Reservists
  • Understand the four pillars (recruitment, engagement, development and retention) focused on advancing military talent at Wells Fargo

RESOURCES: Military Veterans -- Wells Fargo | ‘Our Goal Is a 100% Hire Rate’ -- A Conversation about the Corporate Fellowship at Wells Fargo Advisors

Employer Connection: NBCUniversal
  • Hear from senior leaders at DreamWorks Animation and NBCUniversal’s streaming platform Peacock
  • Learn about career opportunities in integrated marketing at NBCU
  • Receive tips on transitioning from the military into a career at NBCUniversal

RESOURCES: Comcast NBCUniversal Has a Concierge Service for National Guard and Reserve Members | Service Matters

Employer Connection: Remote Work Opportunities with Freedom Learning Group, Prudential, & USAA
  • Hear from representatives at Freedom Learning Group, Prudential and USAA about remote work opportunities
  • Understand how hiring and onboarding remotely has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Hear how you can prepare for employment in a remote work environment

RESOURCES: Freedom Learning Group | USAA Tip: Working Remotely

Employer Panel: Capital One, Mears Group, Microsoft, & WWC Global
  • Hear about in-demand positions available at WWC Global, Mears Group, Capital One and Microsoft
  • Learn about training academies, internships, and apprenticeships for transitioning service members and military spouses at these companies
  • Receive tips for connecting with employers at virtual hiring fairs

RESOURCES: 3 Ways Job Seekers Can Stand Out in the Virtual Career Fair Crowd

Employer Connection: Pentagon Federal Credit Union
  • Learn about PenFed's Military Employment Program
  • Hear about the company's culture, values, and work-life balance initiatives
  • Understand the variety of roles available at PenFed

RESOURCES: Careers at PenFed

Employer Connection: Comcast
  • Learn about specific benefits available to National Guard members and Reservists working at Comcast NBCUniversal
  • Hear resume tips, transition advice, and virtual interview recommendations from military veterans working at Comcast
  • Learn about the company culture at Comcast

RESOURCES: Comcast Careers Guard and Reserve Benefits | Comcast's Military Commitment - Comcast Careers Military

Preparing for a Career in Defense Cybersecurity & IT with Leidos
  • Understand the career opportunities available within the NGEN and NANA programs
  • Learn application and interview tips from a Leidos recruiter
  • Understand which skills are required to work in cybersecurity

RESOURCES: NGEN-R SMIT at Leidos | Careers in the Defense and Intelligence Industries

Employer Connection: Capital One
  • Understand the three main responsibilities of a cybersecurity professional at Capital One
  • Hear about the benefits of working at Capital One and the opportunities for promotions and career advancement
  • Receive an overview of this Fortune 500 company

RESOURCES: Military -- Capital One Careers | Employer Panel: Capital One, Mears Group, Microsoft & WWC Global

Employer Panel: Spectrum Access
  • Learn about Spectrum Access, a free app designed to provide entertainment access to persons with vision or hearing impairments
  • Listen to panelists discuss their roles and responsibilities related to accessibility and inclusion
  • Learn about career opportunities available at Spectrum

RESOURCES: Spectrum

Employer Connection: Leidos
  • Learn about the career opportunities available with Leidos Health Group, a recognized top 10 health IT provider
  • Hear how Leidos provides help desk and system administration support for military treatment facilities worldwide
  • See a list of current job openings

RESOURCES: Leidos Careers

Employer Connection: Raytheon
  • Learn about career opportunities for veterans and military spouses with this aerospace and defense company
  • Receive insider information about internships at Raytheon
  • Learn about Raytheon's Re-Empower Program available to military spouses

RESOURCES: Careers for Veterans at Raytheon Company | Raytheon Technologies Re-Empower Program

Employer Connection: Veterans Benefits Administration
  • Learn about employment opportunities for veterans, student veterans, and military spouses at this federal agency
  • Hear a Student Veterans of America alumni direct hire success story
  • Review a list of current vacant positions in the Strategic Engagement and Financial Management offices

RESOURCES: Veterans Benefits Administration | Navigating USAJobs.gov

Employer Connection: Parsons
  • Understand how Parsons MilVet Program contributes to the company's current veteran retention rate of 95%
  • Receive an overview of key skill sets, security clearances, and certifications needed for employment at Parsons
  • View a sample resume and hear about its strength from a corporate recruiter

RESOURCES: Committed to Veterans -- Parsons.com

Employer Connection: CarMax
  • Learn about the career opportunities available at CarMax, the nation's largest retailer of used vehicles
  • Hear a veteran describe CarMax's corporate culture and values
  • Understand CarMax's hiring process

RESOURCES: We Were a 'Disrupter' Before it was a Word | Careers at CarMax

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