Beyond the Yellow Ribbon


Helpful Links

Minnesota Veterans Career Fair - Wed. July 11 at the Earle Brown Heritage Center. Positively Minnesota - Calendar

Veterans - Why Hire a Vet? - The Department of Employment and Economic Development has a "Top Ten" list at:Positively Minnesota

Avenues for Hiring a Vet - A comprehensive set of resources is at the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs website, Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs Site also includes links to:

  • Hire Vets First
  • Minnesota Works
  • Veterans Employment Representatives
  • America's Heroes at Work
  • Helmets to Hardhats
  • Troops to Truckers
  • And many more

College Credit for Military Experience - Inver Hills Community College has a grant to pilot this effort. Learn more about this program and other resources for Veterans at Inver Hills Community College

Yellow Ribbon Entrepreneur Program - Find information on this and other services for Veterans through Dakota County Technical College at Dakota County Technical College

Beyond the Yellow Ribbon - "A Yellow Ribbon Community unites all areas within a community to create a comprehensive network that connects and coordinates agencies, organizations, resources and employers for the purpose of proactively supporting Service members and military families." Beyond the Yellow Ribbon

Networking Group - There is a Networking Job Club for Veterans at the Burnsville WorkForce Center held every Monday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Positively Minnesota - Job Seekers

Staff - For a listing of staff (by county) at the Department of Employment and Economic Development who work specifically with Veterans seeking employment or employers looking to hire Vets, go to: Positively Minnesota - Veterans





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