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“An American Crisis Veterans Unemployment” was written by Mark Baird to assist veterans in transition. This book recently received the “Top 10 Business Book” Award for 2014 from USA Book News. This book is cutting edge and will be relevant for years to come as our troops come back from war and transition into civilian life.
Mark and Tori Baird have dedicated their lives to serving veterans and creating the Hire Patriots Job Board. When you spend a little time in the site you realize that this is not your average job board. Yes you can search over 10,000...
There is a multitude of hiring initiatives for US veterans; but, there is none like our program: www.HirePatriots.com. It is entirely unique.
Our active duty US military and our transitioned US veterans face many hardships not encountered in the ‘civilian world.’ Many of their troubles are financially related. The ‘enlisted ranks’ and the recently transitioned troops and their families are particularly hard hit.
These money difficulties have a detrimental effect on morale, performance of duties, as well as marital and familial relations. – Suicide and divorce is at an all-time high for US veterans.
Jobs are scarce and 50% of...
Press Release: June 22, 2012, 11:30 AM PDT
Verizon Teams With HirePatriots.com to Hire US Veterans
Verizon Adopts Unique Job Board to Meet Its Short and Long Term Needs
New Jersey, May 16, 2012 -- In order to fulfill Verizon’s commitment to hiring US veterans they have joined HirePatriots’ association of businesses dedicated to the same purpose. The primary goal of HirePatriots’ members is to form an employment safety net for US veterans in every state and metro region of America. Verizon now has its own HirePatriots website on which it is posting its temporary and full-time jobs. And eventhough the...
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mso-bidi-theme-font:minor-bidi;}An old gentleman lived alone in New Jersey. He wanted to plant his annual tomato garden, but it was very difficult work, as the ground was hard.. His only son, Vincent, who used to help him, was in prison. The old man wrote a letter to his son and described his predicament:
I am feeling pretty sad because...
Professional Team Behind Creation of the Duqu Worm
IT security researchers this past week have shed new light on Duqu, a worm discovered last fall that is believed related to Stuxnet, the worm blamed for disabling in 2010 Iranian centrifuges used to enrich uranium that could be used in a nuclear weapon [see New Stuxnet-Like Worm Discovered].
Russian IT security researcher Igor Soumenkov, writing in a blog posted by Kaspersky Lab, characterizes the developers of Duqu as "a rather professional team of developers, which appear to be reusing older code written by top 'old school' developers."
The VA is now hosting marriage retreats for all US veterans, including the blind.
In August 2011, the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta, Ga., held its very first marriage retreat for blind and visually impaired Veterans and their spouses. One of the instructors at that groundbreaking event was Deborah Lovell, a counselor at the medical center’s Blind Rehabilitation Center who is blind herself. Eleven couples attended the retreat. “Blindness is something they’ve had to deal with as a couple,” Lovell said. “In most cases, these Veterans weren’t blind when they got married. They were blinded in Iraq or Afghanistan,...