Veterans Unemployment Levels Drop
As a supporter of the veteran community, we are happy to announce that unemployment amongst veterans has dropped significantly over the past few months.
In 2020, the veteran community saw a massive spike in unemployment, with the peak in April 2020 reaching around 11%. (dol.gov)
The types of jobs veterans are acceptingVeterans are in high demand due to their ability to their military training. This training imparts leadership skills, project management capabilities, and teamwork that is often missing from civilians exiting college, or jumping from another job. In 2022, there is a scramble to hire veterans. Between the Great Resignation and those aging out of the workforce, there are several million jobs without anyone ready to step into them, across all sectors. In the tech sector, there is expected to be 1 million more jobs than people in 2022 (CNBC.com)
|Management, business, and financial operations occupations||20.3||18.5|
|Transportation and material moving occupations||10.9||6.9|
|Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations||6.6||3.0|