As companies recognize the benefits of hiring military veterans, the question often arises: Will they stay? Replacing an employee who is also a veteran is costly (as with any employee) and often emotional (I feel bad for not retaining someone who served our country).
When it comes to military veteran employees, employers can do more to increase the support network, open communications channels, and demonstrate leadership aligned with values to positively impact retention.
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Workshop November 5, at 11:30 am
Initial Interview Nov 9, 2018 at 11:00am
UPS is looking for:
• Package Handler—Part Time $13.25/hr
• Part time job with full time benefits
• 17-25 hrs per week Full healthcare benefits Paid holidays
Bring: your ID and Social Security Card
Must be registered: on Caljobs at www.caljobs.ca.gov
Location: 1255 S. Central Ave., Glendale, CA 91204 Mon—Fri 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Phone: 818-409-0476 TTY: 818-548-3857 Fax: 818-409-0496
Click here for information flyer
Come learn about opportunities to build upon your education and career goals
The Los Angeles Conservation Corps (LA Corps) is hosting a College & Career Fair on Friday, November 2, 2018 for teens and young adults in Los Angeles.
The event is free, open to the public, and complimentary lunch will be provided to attendees.
Attendees will meet college contacts and prospective employers and will have the chance to win a free Apple iPad!
Fri, November 2, 2018, from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
Location: The Goodwill Center of Southern California, 3150 North San Fernando Road, Los Angeles, CA 90065
Click here to visit site for details and to rsvp
If you are a woman veteran in Los Angeles and are feeling lost or worried about your mental health, you are not alone. Connect with Women Vets on Point today.
Women Vets on Point is an independent, not-for-profit program designed and informed by women veterans for women veterans in order to address critical needs and barriers to mental health care after military service. The program is funded by a consortium of Southern California foundations and brings together a team of program developers, service providers, and researchers from Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC), and the United States Veterans Initiative (U.S.VETS).
Women Vets on Point Website
On Behalf of the Glendale Commission on the Status of Women: Join us for a Domestic Violence Community Forum & Candlelight Vigil
When: October 11, at 6pm
Location: Glendale Central Library
Presentation of Domestic Violence Community Survey
Panel Discussion, moderated by Assemblymember Laura Friedman – including experts from YWCA Glendale, Glendale Police Department, Glendale Unified School District and Armenian Council of America
Questions and Answers
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Join the discussion on important employment issues that affect your community
The Verdugo Workforce Development Board wants to put your voice into action! We invite you to our Stakeholder and Community Forums where we want to hear from you about important employment issues that affect you today. Your valuable feedback is critical in the development of a plan that is reflective of our community’s workforce needs.
Forums run October 18 to Nov 15. Click here to download flyer with details.