marinecorpstimes.com http://archive.marinecorpstimes.com en-us Copyright 2015, marinecorpstimes.com SaxoTech Online Tue, 02 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Wed, 03 Jun 2015 03:34:50 -0400 15 Report: Retaining vets in civilian jobs should be employers' focus http://archive.marinecorpstimes.com/article/20141110/NEWS/311100017 American companies have made great strides in recruiting veterans in recent years, according to a new study by the Rand Corp. Now the challenge is keeping those employees. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:38:00 -0400 http://archive.marinecorpstimes.com/article/20141110/NEWS/311100017 Unemployment rate for post-9/11 vets at 7.2 percent http://archive.marinecorpstimes.com/article/20141107/JOBS/311070049 The unemployment rate for the newest generation of veterans jumped by 1 full percentage point in October, according to new federal data, but the figure of 7.2 percent is about average for 2014 and actually a marked improvement from last year's overall unemployment rate of 9 percent for that group. Fri, 07 Nov 2014 13:00:00 -0400 http://archive.marinecorpstimes.com/article/20141107/JOBS/311070049