15 years ago, Victory Media's co-founders Chris Hale, Rich McCormack and Scotty Shaw celebrated the first day working at a new company—their own. Today, we celebrate a rich history of creating opportunity and advocacy for our veterans, military spouses, service members and high school students.
This article is a shortened version of the Pulse post published by Daniel Nichols, Chief Product Officer of Victory Media. Launching and sustaining a successful military recruitment program is not easy. What roadblocks does your organization face when recruiting from the military? Daniel Nichols reflected on his experience in corporate recruitment and military transition to identify the most common fails of recruiting military [...]
Get in front of our nation’s high-value military candidates at the right time during their job search with these useful tips from Jolene Jefferies, VP Training and Development, Military Friendly®, the country’s leading resource in military-to-civilian workforce development. Included are ways to develop or expand your outreach and recruitment strategy at local, regional and national levels, plus specific military outreach activities and opportunities.
What shifts are occurring in companies' efforts to recruit and retain employees from the military community? We've got the scoop on veteran recruitment trends, plus key insights from our Military Friendly® surveys in 2014 and 2015. 1. Veteran unemployment is trending down. Overall, veteran unemployment is down across the board. According to a post published on the U.S. Department of Labor [...]
When it comes to building a successful business, you need the right people. You need employees who are not only smart, hard working, and skilled; you need employees who can rise to a challenge and succeed in working with others. Military veterans are uniquely equipped for being excellent leaders, thanks to military training and the challenges inherent in [...]