American Legion Post 328, Southfield, Michigan Listing of Current Events in and around the Metro Detroit Area for and about Veterans, for the period August 17 - September 3, 2017.
Marine Week – Detroit, MI. September 6 – 10, 2017. Marine Week, hosted by the United States Marine Corps in one city per year, is a celebration of Community, Country and Corps – providing the American public the experience of directly connecting with hundreds of Marines. From September 6 –10, 2017, Marine Week Detroit will feature hands-on static displays, live demonstrations, time-honored Marine Corps traditions, musical performances and other events to showcase the history, military capabilities and community involvement of the Corps. For details: http://usmarineweek.com/
MOAA Military and Veteran Networking Forum, September 14, 2017, 7:15-10:00 PM. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington D.C. An evening of networking and professional development designed to provide those who have served and their families the opportunity to meet industry professionals, hiring managers, executives, and resource specialists. 700+ Veterans, Transitioning Servicemembers, and Spouses - Three designated halls: Top Military-Friendly Companies, Careers in the Information Technology Industry, and Exploring Entrepreneurship. Keynote welcome with two panel sessions. 70+ organizations committed to supporting the military community (GE, Starbucks, Amazon, Verizon, General Dynamics + more). Opportunities to connect with executives, mentors, and community leaders. Learn more and register at: http://www.moaa.org/networkingforum/
Corporate Gray Military-Friendly Job Fair, Springfield, VA, September 21, 2017. Come meet face-to-face with representatives from Lockheed Martin, Booz Allen Hamilton, CSRA, DXC Technology, Leidos, U.S. Postal Service, AECOM, PenFed, YRCI, WBB, FCi Federal, PotomacWave, ComScore, New York Life, Octo Consulting, ACT I, and more! Job fair hours are 9 am to 12:30 pm, with an Employer Panel discussion for job seekers starting at 8 am. The Waterford Reception Center is located at 6715 Commerce Street in Springfield, Virginia. Business attire recommended. Bring many copies of your resume. Be sure to research the companies in advance, including contacting people you know who are working there and asking for their assistance in matching your skills and experience with their open jobs. For more information and to register for the event, visit www.corporategray.com/jobfairs/387
. By pre-registering and uploading your resume, you'll receive the job fair employer directory in advance, and give the participating companies early access to your credentials. Also, see flyer here….
Women Veterans Alliance 3-day Fall Unconference “Nourish Your Soul” October 13th-16th, 2017, City of Industry, California. For more information:
St. Joseph’s University Veterans Entrepreneurial Jumpstart (VEJ) – COHORT III – October 14 - 22, 2017, Saint Joseph’s University Campus in Philadelphia, PA. No Cost to qualified Veterans. The Veterans Entrepreneurial Jumpstart (VEJ) program is designed specifically to provide the tools, education and mentorship necessary to allow all qualified veterans the opportunity to start their own businesses. We offer the latest training in business and entrepreneurship, utilizing the breadth of experience available through the renowned Haub School of Business, experienced faculty, and industry practitioners. Click on following link for Video:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpWB347egMo&feature=youtu.be&utm_source=Ralph+Galati+Linked-In+Contacts+-+VEJ+Audience&utm_campaign=dfae0ac3ac-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_04_26&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_2b5b0a4e16-dfae0ac3ac-382008989
To enroll, go here: http://sites.sju.edu/veteransservices/entrepreneurship-programs/sju-veterans-entrepreneurial-jumpstart-vej/
Sent in by Ralph Galati, Director, Veterans Services, St. Joseph’s University. Thanks Ralph!