New government programs promote veteran hiring
Abstract: The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that the construction industry will add more than 1.6 million jobs in the decade leading up to 2022. This article looks at the U.S. Department of Labor’s centralized online resource specifically designed for business owners, including contractors, looking to hire veterans. It not only allows companies to post job openings, but also provides human resources managers with tools designed for veteran recruitment. The article also discusses tax credits for companies that hire veterans.