Update: watch President Obama's speech below. Start watching at 8:50 to hear more about how Simply Hired is involved.
Today, SimplyHired.com’s President and COO, Dion Lim, attended a White House event with President Obama announcing the Administration’s Veterans Job Bank initiative in support of hiring veterans and their spouses.
SimplyHired.com is excited to be a part of this announcement, revealing that it will support the job search function, in collaboration with Google, of the National Resource Directory’s employment site, NRD.gov, by giving veterans access to more than 500,000 job listings from employers who use affirmative action to employ veterans in conformance with federal laws and regulations. In providing military veterans with immediate access to employers who are committed to hiring veterans, SimplyHired.com is bridging the gap between employers and veterans.
Simply Hired is proud to support the Veterans Job Bank initiative, and is committed to helping veterans and their spouses find jobs. Check out Simply Hired’s Veteran-Friendly Companies job search filter to view job listings from DirectEmployers Association member companies who take affirmative action to employ veterans in conformance with federal laws and regulations.
For more information, read the full press release.