Tag Archive: military hiring

Sep 21

Vets and Employers Should Meet Half-Way to Ensure Successful Hiring and Retention

While it might be easiest for veterans to commiserate with other veterans about the “strange” nature of the civilian workplace and for civilians to wonder “what’s up” with that newly-hired vet’s somewhat reserved demeanor, remaining in their respective silos is likely to delay successful veteran integration into the civilian workforce. Executive coach and professional development expert, Dani Ticktin Koplik  …

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Jul 12

Amazon Taps into the Military Talent Pool

As the drawdown continues, Amazon is pursuing military talent through an active recruiting program. Many of those who have joined the Amazon workforce note that the military prepared them especially well to deal with unforseen challenges, and they enjoy being part of a team committed to finding solutions in a dynamic environment. I spoke with Phil Dana, Talent …

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