April 2013 issue of VFW Magazine highlights IVMF report, initiatives

The April issue of VFW Magazine cites statistics from the IVMF’s Annual Employment Situation of Veterans in an article on new business initiatives helping veterans find jobs. Executive director and founder Mike Haynie is quoted. The article also highlights IVMF partners GE and its Get Skills to Work initiative, which brings together major manufacturers (including IVMF partner Lockheed Martin)to hire veterans and close skill gaps through training and skill matching. The IVMF/GE Veteran Employment Leading Practices toolkit, part of GSTW, is also highlighted. The article additionally mentions IVMF partner Walmart and its veteran hiring initiative, and the efforts of institute partner Hiring Our Heroes, U.S. Chamber of Commerce.