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Hiring Veterans - How To Leverage Military Talent for Organizational Growth - cover

Hiring Veterans - How To Leverage Military Talent for Organizational Growth

Matthew J. Louis

Publisher: Career Press

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The definitive guide to hiring and retaining members of the military community by the foremost authority on the transition from military to civilian work life.“Having led the veteran hiring programs at multiple Fortune 100 companies, I can personally attest to the value of the process Matt has laid out in this book. If you or your business leaders seek to leverage the skills and abilities of this nation’s military service members, Hiring Veterans is your guide.” —Sean Passmore, Head of Military Talent Strategic Sourcing and Enterprise Military and Veteran Initiatives, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.Hiring Veterans makes the clear case for the value of employing members of today’s military community. Veterans represent a real-time talent pool of experienced, trained, and dedicated professionals that, when properly harnessed, comprise an instant means of improving your competitiveness and productivity. Case studies of organizations both large and small clearly demonstrate how leveraging a veteran talent-based strategy is a business imperative resulting in organizational growth.Hiring Veterans covers important topics such as how to successfully:  Organize and staff a veteran support program  Identify and recruit candidates  Onboard, deploy, and retain veteran hires  Capitalize on financial incentives for veteran employment  Apply for military-friendly recognition programs  Comply with regulations impacting veteran employment Hiring Veterans is a practical guide for prospective employers who want to hire veterans. It addresses this primary question: How can employers better prepare for and employ transitioning service members to improve the productivity and competitiveness of their organizations? “This book helps give employers the practical tools they need to hire and retain our well-qualified veterans and fully utilize the skills they acquired while serving in the Armed Forces. From leadership and work ethic to managing diverse teams in high-stress environments, our veterans bring to the workforce capabilities that can ultimately prove invaluable to an organization.”—COL Brad Wenstrup, USAR, Member of Congress
Available since: 09/04/2023.
Print length: 320 pages.

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