Missed the #HoHMilspouse Employment Summit? These 6 quotes will catch you up

By J.G. Noll Yesterday, Hiring Our Heroes presented the Military Spouse Employment Summit in Washington, D.C. The star-studded event included national notables (including Dr. Jill Biden, Linda McMahon, and Kellyanne Conway), military spouse employment advocates, and leaders in the corporate and military worlds. For three jam-packed hours, speakers and panels discussed the multi-faceted issues surrounding […]

Starbucks reaffirms long-standing commitment to military community

Starbucks reaffirms long-standing commitment to military community

By J.G. Noll During it’s 25th Annual Meeting of Shareholders on March 22, Starbucks announced growth and hiring plans impacting the military community. Having reached or exceeded their goals surrounding Military Family Stores and veteran and spouse hiring, the Seattle-based company outlined new goals. In late 2016 and early 2017, Starbucks had been the target […]

These summer jobs are perfect for military teens

These summer jobs are perfect for military teens

By Lizann Lightfoot When you’re a military kid, you may not have many options for a summer job, especially if you’ve just moved to a new base or live in a foreign country. Luckily, military kids have some unique employment opportunities on base, no matter where they are stationed. These jobs are offered through different […]

How to really make a difference for milspouse employment

By Sarah Peachey Author’s note: In July, MilitaryOneClick shared Jeremy Hilton’s article, “Why Military Spouses Can’t Have It All,” which detailed what makes military spouse employment so difficult. You can read it here. Most military spouses can say how hard it is to find employment. The average military spouse seeks new employment every one to […]

Why Military Spouses Can’t Have It All

Editor’s Note: Thanks to Jeremy Hilton, military spouse and author of this piece, for his permission to reprint it here on MilitaryOneClick. It was originally published here.  Last Friday, the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) published the first in a three-part series regarding military spouse employment, titled The Force Behind the Force: A […]