Even with all the resources available, the spouse unemployment rate is four to six times the national average, and many barriers keep military spouses from finding their place in the job world.
Hundreds of military spouses from across the world logged on to the MilSpouseFest virtual event on October 5, 2021 that focused on military spouse careers and employment. Presented by USAA, the event had a full agenda of speakers and giveaways. Krista Wells, the keynote speaker. “I want it to sink in that you are already […]
Working in your PJs? Working from the beach? Taking your job anywhere? Sign me up! Working from home can be an ideal job for milspouses, especially since we move often and have to be flexible when with our schedules. However, there are some unique challenges that come with working from home. 1. People don’t understand […]
Working from home during the summer when the kids are out of school can be quite difficult. Over the years I have tried to figure out the best way to handle these summer months. Taking the whole summer off has never been an option for me. Some years, my husband has been deployed or away […]
This story was originally published on Task and Purpose! Jennifer Nagy (Courtesy photo) Editor’s Note: The following story highlights a veteran at Lowe’s committed to including talented members of the military community in its workplace. Lowe’s is a client of Hirepurpose, a Task & Purpose sister company. Learn More. As a military-friendly employer, Lowe’s has prioritized hiring military […]