Hiring Veterans Bibliography

20 CFR § 1002.123. “Application For Reemployment.” April 1, 2017. Accessed August 31, 2022. https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/CFR-2017-title20-vol4/xml/CFR-2017-title20-vol4-part1002-subpartC.xml.

AASA: The School Superintendents Association. 2022. “Fact Sheet on the Military Child.” Accessed September 1. https://www.aasa.org/content.aspx?id=8998.

abilityJOBS. 2022. “Largest Job Site for People with Disabilities.” Accessed August 31. https://abilityjobs.com.

AbilityLinks. 2022. “AbilityLinks.” Accessed August 31. https://abilitylinks.org.

Abrams, Michael. “Mission Critical: Unlocking the Value of Veterans in the Workplace.” Center for Talent Innovation, 5 (2015). Accessed August 26, 2022. http://www.talentinnovation.org/_private/assets/MissionCritical_ExecSumm-Nov2015-CTI.pdf.

Academy Women. 2022. “Officer Women Leadership Symposium (OWLS).” Accessed August 31. https://www.militaryowls.org.

Accelerate with Google. 2022. “Google Resources for Veterans and Families.” Accessed August 31. https://accelerate.withgoogle.com/veterans.

ADP. 2022. “On a Mission for Veterans and Spouses.” Accessed August 28. https://jobs.adp.com/veterans/.

Ainspan, Nathan D. and Kristin N. Saboe. Military Veteran Employment: A Guide for the Data-Driven Leader. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2021.

Air Force Aid Society. 2022. “Education Support.” Accessed August 31. https://afas.org/how-we-help/education-support/.

Air Force Reserve. “Air Force Reserve Benefits.”2018. Accessed August 31, 2022. https://www.afreserve.com/benefits.

Alabama Department of Commerce. 2022. “Alabama Works! Hiring Veterans.” Accessed August 26. https://alabamaworks.com/resources/#employerveterans.

Alabama Department of Labor. 2022. “Employment Services.” Accessed August 26. https://www.labor.alabama.gov/CareerCenters.aspx.

Alabama Department of Revenue. 2022. “Income Tax Incentives.” Accessed August 29. https://revenue.alabama.gov/tax-incentives/about/income-tax-incentives/.

Alaska Department of Revenue – Tax Division. 2022. “Alaska Tax Credits.” Accessed August 29. http://www.tax.alaska.gov/programs/programs/credits/index.aspx.

Amazon. 2022. “Military Recruiting.” Accessed August 29. https://amazon.jobs/en/military.

American Association of People with Disabilities. 2022. “AAPD Career Center.” Accessed August 31. https://jobs.aapd.com.

American Corporate Partners. 2022. “ACP.” Accessed August 28. https://www.acp-usa.org.

---. 2022. “Find Your Next Career.” Accessed August 31. https://www.acp-usa.org.

---. January 2018. “Mentoring Handbook.” Accessed August 28, 2022. https://www.acp-usa.org/sites/default/files/2018-01/Mentoring%20Handbook%202018.pdf.

American Council on Education. 2022. “Military Evaluations.” Accessed August 28. https://www.acenet.edu/Programs-Services/Pages/Credit-Transcripts/Military-Evaluations.aspx.

---. 2022. “Toolkit for Veteran Friendly Institutions.” Accessed August 31. https://www.acenet.edu/Documents/Veterans-Toolkit-2018.pdf.

American Veterans Center. 2022. “American Veterans Center Annual Conference.” Accessed August 31. https://www.americanveteranscenter.org/avc-events/annual-conference/.

American Veterans Chamber of Commerce. 2022. “American Veterans Chamber of Commerce.” Accessed August 31. https://amvcc.org.

American Veterans. 2022. “AMVETS Scholarships.” Accessed August 31. https://amvets.org/scholarships/.

Appendix A to 32 CFR 44. “Guidance to Screening the Ready Reserve.” July 1, 2017. Accessed August 31, 2022. https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/CFR-2017-title32-vol1/xml/CFR-2017-title32-vol1-part44.xml.

Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services. 2022. “Employers Looking to Hire Veterans and Vice-Versa.” Accessed August 26. https://dvs.az.gov/resources/employers-looking-hire-veterans-vice-versa.

Arkansas Division of Workforce Services. 2022. “Veterans Services.” Accessed August 26. https://www.dws.arkansas.gov/programs/veterans-services/.

Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association. 2022. “Scholarships.” Accessed August 31. https://www.afcea.org/afcea-educational-foundation/scholarships.

Armstrong, N.J., Huitink, Z.S., Hidek, M., Maury, R.V., Uveges, R.L., Birnbaum, N., Hyseni. F. “Implementation Assessment of Executive Order 13518—The Veterans Employment Initiative (Final Technical Report).” Institute for Veterans and Military Families, Syracuse University, 2017. Accessed August 31, 2022. https://ivmf.syracuse.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/OPM_EXECUTIVE-SUMMARYFINAL-DIGITAL1.23.18.pdf.

Army Community Service. “U.S. Army Rear Detachment Commander’s Handbook (Edition 3; Revised 2006).” March 26, 2007. p 3. Accessed April 21, 2022. https://asktop.net/wp/download/14/RearDetachmentCommandersHandbook-FRG.pdf.

Army Emergency Relief. 2022. “Scholarships.” Accessed August 31. https://www.armyemergencyrelief.org/scholarships/.

Army Scholarship Foundation. 2022. “Army Scholarship Foundation.” Accessed August 31. https://armyscholarshipfoundation.org.

Army Women’s Foundation. 2022. “Scholarship Program.” Accessed August 31. https://www.awfdn.org/scholarships/.

Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives. 2022. “Chambers of Commerce.” Accessed August 31. https://secure.acce.org/pages/chambers/.

Association of University Centers on Disability (AUCD). 2022. “Employment.” Accessed August 31. https://www.aucd.org/index.cfm/employment.

Beamesderfer, James. Interview by Matthew Louis. Telephonic. October 4, 2018. Updated via email May 10, 2022.

Benefits.gov. 2022. “Military: Active Duty and Veterans.” Accessed August 31. https://www.benefits.gov/benefits/browse-by-category/category/30.

Bergeron, David. “Establishing Principles of Excellence for Educational Institutions Serving Service Members, Veterans, Spouses, and other Family Members.” Federal Register 77, no. 85 (May 2, 2012). Accessed on August 30, 2022. https://fsapartners.ed.gov/sites/default/files/attachments/eannouncements/062912ExecutiveOrder13607.pdf.

BirdDog HR, an ARCORO Company. “5 Ways Not Complying with OFCCP Regulation Can Cost You.” October 21, 2019. Accessed August 26, 2022. https://blog.birddoghr.com/2018/7/how-much-non-compliance-could-cost-you.

Blackburn, Ryan. “Military Culture.” Ohio Department of Veterans Services Employer Training. p 5-16.

Blue Star Families. 2022. “2015 Annual Military Family Lifestyle Survey Comprehensive Report.” Accessed August 31. https://bluestarfam.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/bsf_2015_comprehensive_report.pdf.

Boatwright, Melissa and Sarah Roberts. “Veteran Opportunity Report: Understanding an untapped talent pool.” LinkedIn. Accessed August 26, 2022. https://socialimpact.linkedin.com/content/dam/me/linkedinforgood/en-us/resources/veterans/LinkedIn-Veteran-Opportunity-Report.pdf.

Borsari, Brian et al. “Student service members/veterans on campus: Challenges for reintegration.” The American journal of orthopsychiatry 87, no. 2 (2017): 166-175. Accessed August 28, 2022. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5319708/#__ffn_sectitle.

Bradbard, D.A., Armstrong, N.A., Maury, R. “Work After Service: Developing Workforce Readiness and Veteran Talent for the Future (Workforce Readiness Briefs, Paper No.1).” Institute for Veterans and Military Families, Syracuse University, February 2016.

Bradbard, D.A., Maury, R., Armstrong, N.A. “The Force Behind the Force: A Business Case for Leveraging Military Spouse Talent (Employing Military Spouses, Paper No. 1).” Institute for Veterans and Military Families, Syracuse University, July 2016. Accessed August 31, 2022. https://ivmf.syracuse.edu/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/ForceBehindtheForce.BusinessCaseforLeveragingMilitarySpouseTalentACC_02.21.18.pdf.

Breakline. 2022. “Preparing Top Performers for Careers in Tech.” Accessed August 31. https://breakline.org.

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor. “Military Careers.” Occupational Outlook Handbook. Accessed August 31, 2022. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/military/military-careers.htm.

Burgess, J. Marc. “The Veteran Advantage: DAV Guide to Hiring & Retaining Veterans with Disabilities.” DAV, 2018. Accessed August 31, 2022. https://www.dav.org/wp-content/uploads/HiringGuide.pdf.

  1. Zoli, R. Maury, & D. Fay. “Missing Perspectives: Servicemembers’ Transition from Service to Civilian Life — Data-Driven Research to Enact the Promise of the Post-9/11 GI Bill.” Institute for Veterans & Military Families, Syracuse University, November 2015.

Call of Duty Endowment and ZipRecruiter. “Challenges on the Home Front: Underemployment Hits Veterans Hard.” Accessed August 26, 2022. https://www.callofdutyendowment.org/content/dam/atvi/callofduty/code/pdf/ZipCODE_Vet_Report_FINAL.pdf.

CareerForce. 2022. “Veterans Resources.” Accessed August 26. https://www.careerforcemn.com/veterans-employer-resources.

CareerOneStop Business Center. 2022. “Civilian-to-Military Occupational Translator.” Accessed August 31. https://www.careeronestop.org/BusinessCenter/Toolkit/civilian-to-military-translator.aspx.

Careeronestop. 2022. “American Job Centers.” Accessed August 31. https://www.careeronestop.org/localhelp/americanjobcenters/american-job-centers.aspx.

---. 2022. “CareerOneStop Business Center.” Accessed August 31. https://www.careeronestop.org/BusinessCenter/default.aspx.

Carnegie Mellon University Human Resources. 2022. “Definitions of Disability/Veteran's Status.” Accessed August 31. https://www.cmu.edu/hr/work-life/life-experiences/military/definitions-disability.html.

Carter, Ash. Inside the Five-Sided Box: Lessons from a Lifetime of Leadership in the Pentagon. New York, NY: Random House, 2019.

Carter, Phillip, Amy Schafer, Katherine Kidder and Moira Fagan. “Lost in Translation: The Civil-Military Divide and Veteran Employment.” Center For a New American Security, June 15, 2017. p 16. Accessed August 26, 2022. https://www.cnas.org/publications/reports/lost-in-translation.

CEB Corporate Leadership Council. “The Business Case for Hiring Veterans.”2013. Accessed August 26, 2022. http://img.en25.com/Web/CEB/CLC7538513SYN.pdf.

Center for Army Lessons Learned. “Handbook No. 15-6: Military Decision-Making Process (MDMP): Lessons and Best Practices.” March 2015. Accessed August 26, 2022. http://usacac.army.mil/sites/default/files/publications/15-06_0.pdf.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 2022. “Get the Facts About TBI.” Accessed September 1. https://www.cdc.gov/traumaticbraininjury/get_the_facts.html.

Charlton, James. The Military Quotation Book. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1990.

Chief Executive. 2022. “Patriots in Business Award: Best Companies with Veteran & Military Initiatives.” Accessed August 31. https://chiefexecutive.net/patriotsinbusiness/.

Chief Human Capital Officers Council. 2022. “Transmittals.” Accessed August 31. https://www.chcoc.gov/transmittals.

Chief Petty Officer Scholarship Fund. 2022. “Our Scholarship.” Accessed August 31. https://www.cposf.org/scholarship.

ClearedJobs.net. 2022. “ClearedJobs.net.” Accessed August 31. https://clearedjobs.net.

Clever, Molly, and David R. Segal. "The Demographics of Military Children and Families." The Future of Children 23, no. 2 (2013): 13-39. Accessed August 31, 2022. www.jstor.org/stable/23595618.

Coast Guard Foundation. 2022. “Scholarships.” Accessed August 31. https://coastguardfoundation.org/scholarships.

Code of Federal Regulations Title 34 – Education, Volume 3, Part 668 Student Assistance General Provisions, Subpart B - Standards for Participation in Title IV, HEA Programs. “§ 668.18 Readmission requirements for servicemembers.” July 1, 2017. Accessed August 26, 2022. https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/CFR-2017-title34-vol3/xml/CFR-2017-title34-vol3-part668.xml#seqnum668.18.

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment. 2022. “Hiring a Veteran.” Accessed August 26. https://cdle.colorado.gov/employers/recruiting-hiring/hiring-a-veteran.

Columbia University in the City of New York. 2022. “Center for Veteran Transition and Integration.” Accessed August 28. https://veterans.columbia.edu.

---. 2022. “Student Financial Services, Veterans & Service Members.” Accessed August 28. https://sfs.columbia.edu/departments/veterans-service.

Committee on the Assessment of the Readjustment Needs of Military Personnel, Veterans, and Their Families; Board on the Health of Select Populations; Institute of Medicine. Returning Home from Iraq and Afghanistan: Assessment of Readjustment Needs of Veterans, Service Members, and Their Families. “CHARACTERISTICS OF THE DEPLOYED.” National Academies Press (US) 12, no. 3 (2013). Accessed September 1, 2022. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK206861/.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. 2022. “Veterans' Job Programs and Services.” Accessed August 26. https://www.mass.gov/veterans-job-programs-and-services.

Community Provider Toolkit, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. 2022. “Information &Resources for Providers who Serve Veterans.” Accessed August 26. https://www.mentalhealth.va.gov/communityproviders/.

Competency Model Clearinghouse, CareerOnestop. 2022. “View the competencies that are essential for workplace success.” Accessed August 31. https://www.careeronestop.org/CompetencyModel/competency-models/pyramid-home.aspx.

Competency Model Clearinghouse, U.S. Department of Labor – Employment & Training Administration (ETA). 2022. “Career Map Links.” Accessed August 31. https://www.careeronestop.org/CompetencyModel/BuildaModel/review-career-maps.aspx.

Connecticut’s Official State Website. 2022. “Hiring a Veteran.” Accessed August 26. https://portal.ct.gov/Services/Jobs-and-Employment/Hiring-a-Veteran.

Cooke, Robert A. Ph.D. and Janet L. Szumal, Ph.D. “Using the Organizational Culture Inventory® to Understand the Operating Cultures of Organizations, Human Synergistics International.” 2013. Accessed April 27, 2022. https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=&ved=2ahUKEwjt2Y_IuLX3AhWrmuAKHWIrDdUQFnoECEUQAQ&url=https%3A%2F%2Fosf.io%2Ftkyvx%2Fdownload&usg=AOvVaw0CtroLpPd0ffLh5f2EnHF4.

Coray, Tony. “Marketing to the Military Explained.” SheerID, August 9, 2022. Accessed November 30, 2022. https://www.sheerid.com/blog/marketing-to-the-military/.

Corporate Gray. 2022. “Corporate Gray Job Fairs.” Accessed August 31. https://www.corporategray.com/employers/job_fairs.

Council of State Administrators of Vocational Rehabilitation. 2022. “The Net.” Accessed August 31. https://www.csavr.org/the-net.

Covey, Stephen R., A. Roger Merrill and Rebeca R. Merrill. First Things First. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1994.

Crenshaw, Kathy and Linda Maddy. “Building and Sustaining a Veteran-informed Culture: A Guide for HR Professionals.” Society for Human Resource Management, June 1, 2017. Accessed August 31, 2022. https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/building-a-veteran-informed-culture.aspx.

Culture In The Workplace. 2022. “The Hofstede Culture in the Workplace Questionnaire™ is an online cross-culture tool that is based on the extensive research of and endorsed by Prof. Geert Hofstede.” Accessed April 27. https://cultureinworkplace.com/hofstedecwq/.

Defense Manpower Data Center. “2013 Status of Forces Survey of Reserve Component Members.” March 2014. p 252-260, 350-354.

Delaware Department of Labor Division of Employment & Training. 2022. “Veteran’s Services.” Accessed August 26. https://labor.delaware.gov/divisions/employment-training/veterans-services/.

Delaware Works. 2022. “Businesses.” Accessed August 26. https://www.delawareworks.com/businesses.php.

Deloitte Services LP. 2017. “CORE Success Faculty Guide.” p 3-4.

Deloitte. 2022. “CORE Leadership Program.” Accessed August 31. https://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/about-deloitte/articles/join-deloitte-core-leadership-program.html.

Department of Defense Veterans. 2022. “DOD Civilian Employment.” Accessed August 31. https://www.dodciviliancareers.com.

Department of Defense. 2022. “Military Spouse Employment Partnership.” Accessed August 31. https://msepjobs.militaryonesource.mil/msep/.

Department of Employment Services. 2022. “Veterans.” Accessed August 28. https://does.dc.gov/service/veterans.

Department of Military Affairs and Veterans Services. 2022. “NH State Benefits for Veterans.” Accessed August 26. https://www.dmavs.nh.gov/veterans-services/nh-state-benefits-veterans.

Department of Revenue, Washington State. 2022. “Credits.” Accessed August 29. https://dor.wa.gov/find-taxes-rates/tax-incentives/credits#Vet-BNO.

Department of Veteran Affairs. 2022. “Non-Competitive Special Hiring Authorities for Veterans; A Quick Reference for Veterans.” Accessed August 26. https://www.vaforvets.va.gov/vaforvets/JobSeekers/Pages/Non-CompetitiveSpecialHiringAuthoritiesforVeterans.pdf.

Disabled American Veterans. 2022. “DAV Patriot Employer Program.” Accessed August 31. https://www.dav.org/veterans/employment-resources/employers/.

---. 2022. “National Commander’s Award Nomination Form.” Accessed August 31. https://www.dav.org/wp-content/uploads/2020_NatlCommAwards_Employment-EmployerSmallMidsizeLarge.pdf.

Divine Mercy University. 2022. “Scholarships.” Accessed August 31. https://divinemercy.edu/financial-aid/scholarships/.

DoD VolEd Programs. 2022. “College Credit by Examination.” Accessed August 28. https://www.dantes.doded.mil/EducationPrograms/get-credit/creditexam.html.

edX. 2022. “Transition from active service to college and the workforce.” Accessed August 28. https://www.edx.org/xseries/columbiax-veteran-transition.

Elite Meet. 2022. “A Network of Elite Professionals.” Accessed August 31. https://elitemeetus.org.

Employ Florida Vets. 2022. “Employer Resources.” Accessed August 26. https://veteran.employflorida.com/vosnet/Default.aspx##.

Employer Assistance and Resource Network on Disability Inclusion (EARN). 2022. “Disabled Veterans.” Accessed August 31. https://askearn.org/topics/recruitment-hiring/disabled-veterans/.

---. 2022. “State Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies.” Accessed August 31. https://askearn.org/state-vocational-rehabilitation-agencies/.

---. 2022. “Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974.” Accessed August 31. https://askearn.org/page/vietnam-era-veterans-readjustment-assistance-act-of-1974.

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR). “Demobilization Briefing.” Accessed August 31, 2022. https://www.esgr.mil/Portals/0/Docs/ESGR%20Demobilization%20Briefing.pdf.

---. 2022. “Deployment Tips and Checklist.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Service-Members-Family/Deployment-Tips-and-Checklist.

---. 2022. “Above and Beyond Award.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Employer-Awards/Above-and-Beyond-Award.

---. 2022. “Employer Awards.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Employer-Awards/ESGR-Awards-Programs.

---. 2022. “Employer Programs.” Accessed August 31. https://esgr.mil/Employers/Employer-Programs.

---. 2022. “Extraordinary Employer Support Award.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Employer-Awards/Extraordinary-Employer-Support-Award.

---. 2022. “How ESGR Can Help.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Employers/How-ESGR-Can-Help.

---. 2022. “Pro Patria Award.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Employer-Awards/Pro-Patria-Award.

---. 2022. “Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Employer-Awards/SecDef-Employer-Support-Freedom-Award.

---. 2022. “Service Member Patriot Award.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Employer-Awards/Patriot-Award.

---. 2022. “Seven Seals Award.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Employer-Awards/Seven-Seals-Award.

---. 2022. “Spouse Patriot Award.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Employer-Awards/Spouse-Patriot-Award.

---. 2022. “State / Local Contacts.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/About-ESGR/Contact/Local-State-Pages.

---. 2022. “Statement of Support Program.” Accessed August 31. https://www.esgr.mil/Employers/Statement-of-Support.

---. 2022. “USERRA Contact.” Accessed August 31. https://esgr.mil/USERRA/USERRA-Contact.

---. 2022. “USERRA For Employers.” Accessed August 31. https://esgr.mil/USERRA/USERRA-for-Employers.

Explore the Trades. 2022. “Serve Your Community in the Skilled Trades.” Accessed August 31. https://explorethetrades.org/military/.

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FedsHireVets® U.S. Office of Personnel Management Council on Veterans Employment. 2022. “Employment of Women Veterans in the Federal Government.” Accessed August 31. https://www.fedshirevets.gov/veterans-council/employment-of-women-veterans-in-the-federal-government.pdf.

FedsHireVets® U.S. Office of Personnel Management. 2022. "Veteran Employment Program Offices (VEPO) Directory.” Accessed August 28. https://www.fedshirevets.gov/veterans-council/agency-directory/.

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---. 2022. “Veteran Initiatives.” Accessed August 31. https://www.fedshirevets.gov/hiring-officials/veteran-initiatives/.

---. 2022. “Veterans Employment Training.” Accessed August 28. https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/training-and-development/reference-materials/online-courses/veterans-employment-training/index.htm.

---. 2022. “Military Spouse Hiring Authority.” Accessed August 26. https://www.fedshirevets.gov/hiring-officials/strategic-recruitment-and-hiring/military-spouses-family/.

---. 2022. “Reintegration Framework.” Accessed September 1. https://www.fedshirevets.gov/hiring-officials/reintegration-framework/#content.

---. 2022. “Special Hiring Authorities for Veterans.” Accessed August 26. https://www.fedshirevets.gov/job-seekers/special-hiring-authorities/#content.

Finishing Trades Institute. 2022. “The Painters and Allied Trades Veterans Program.” Accessed August 31. https://ifti.edu/join-us/.

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Fittes, Brad. Interview by Matthew Louis. Via email exchange June 10, 2019. Subsequent updates provided by Paul Fellinger. Email exchange. May 4, 2022.

Folds of Honor. 2022. “Scholarships.” Accessed August 31. https://foldsofhonor.org/scholarships/.

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Free Management Library. 2022. “How to Improve Your Personal Wellness: Guidelines and Resources.” Accessed August 26. https://managementhelp.org/personalwellness/index.htm.

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Government of Guam Department of Labor. 2022. “Disabled Veterans Outreach Program (DVOP).” Accessed August 28. https://dol.guam.gov/employment-and-training/dvop/.

Green Beret Foundation. 2022. “Team Room to Boardroom.” Accessed August 31. https://greenberetfoundation.org/transition-support/.

Haynie, J. Michael Ph.D. “Revisiting the Business Case for Hiring a Veteran: A Strategy for Cultivating Competitive Advantage (Workforce Readiness Briefs, Paper No. 2).” Institute for Veterans and Military Families, Syracuse University. Accessed August 31, 2022. https://ivmf.syracuse.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Revisiting-the-Business-Case_Workforce-Readiness_Full-Report.pdf.

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Headquarters, Department of the Army, Washington, D.C. 28 June 2021. “Army Regulation 635-200: Personnel Separations – Active Duty Enlisted Administrative Separations.” Accessed August 26, 2022. https://armypubs.army.mil/epubs/DR_pubs/DR_a/ARN30496-AR_635-200-000-WEB-4.pdf.

Helmets to Hardhats. 2022. “Serve Your Country, Securing Your Future, Building North America.” Accessed August 31. https://helmetstohardhats.org.

Higgins, Beau. Interview by Matthew Louis. Telephonic. December 18, 2017. Update via email May 6, 2022.

Hire Heroes USA. 2022. “Training Partners.” Accessed August 31. https://www.hireheroesusa.org/training-programs/.

---. 2022. “Hire Veterans.” Accessed August 31. https://www.hireheroesusa.org/companies/.

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Hiring Our Heroes, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation. “Veterans in the Workplace: Understanding the Challenges and Creating Long-term Opportunities for Veteran Employees.” November 2, 2016. p 8. Accessed August 31, 2022. https://www.uschamberfoundation.org/sites/default/files/Veterans%20in%20the%20Workplace_0.pdf.

Hiring Our Heroes, U.S. Chamber of Commerce. 2023. “Employer Roadmap.” Accessed January 29. https://www.vetemployerroadmap.org.

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