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Veterans Employment Toolkit

By Jay posted Dec 17, 2021 12:37 PM

  
Team,

Veterans bring valuable skills and experience from their military service to your workforce. This toolkit is designed to help you better understand how Veterans can be valuable assets to your company. You can also learn more about how hiring Veterans may benefit your organization, its mission, and bottom line.


Why Veterans Make Good Employees: https://www.va.gov/VETSINWORKPLACE/docs/em_goodemployees.asp  

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a Federal tax credit available to employers for hiring individuals from certain targeted groups who have consistently faced significant barriers to employment: https://www.irs.gov/businesses/small-businesses-self-employed/work-opportunity-tax-credit

The Employer Guide to Hire Veterans is designed to assist employers find, hire and retain veterans: https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/VETS/files/Employer-Guide-to-Hiring-Veterans.pdf

Veterans leave military service with a wealth of skills and professional experience. VR&E works to match Veterans with employers for successful careers, and offers incentives such as: https://www.benefits.va.gov/vocrehab/employers.asp

Best,

Jay Garcia
Fortinet Veterans Program & Community Engagement
 

E: jaygarcia@fortinet.com
M: 916.212.5017

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Skype: fortivets
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