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Helping veterans transition to civilian careers is increasingly a priority on the federal and state levels. Between 2013 and 2015, 39 states created policy to assist veteran transfer to civilian employment. Recent federal legislation, the Veterans’ Opportunity to Work (VOW) to Hire Heroes Act of 2011, created a demonstration project to help states streamline veterans’ access to credentialing and licensing.
Six states participated in the demonstration project, and below are the strategies they developed to facilitate veteran transition:
Recognizing and rewarding the skills and experiences of veterans is crucial for developing the workforce and helping individuals who have served this country to be successful in civilian life.
Posted by Catherine Imperatore on 10/05/2016 at 03:44 PM in Data and Research, Postsecondary Issues, State and Local Issues | Permalink
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