A Case for Hiring Veterans

Proving why veterans are perfect for the job By Maurice Jones Page 33 The military trains individuals to lead by example as well as through direction, delegation, motivation and inspiration. With a vast skillset acquired through their service, veterans serve …

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Employing Veterans

Syracuse University provides resources for businesses Page 32 By Ingrid Sjostrand Despite support for hiring veterans, many businesses lack the resources and research to create effective initiatives for veteran employment. The Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University …

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September 2012: Driving an Army

TACOM’s Warren facility continues to drive Army By Amanda Lee Pages 13-14 While Southeast Michigan rightly became synonymous with the moniker the “Arsenal of Democracy” during World War II, the proud legacy can sometimes lead to misconceptions about the level …

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September 2012: A Good Fit

Elected as Macomb County Executive in November 2010, Mark Hackel has had a strong focus on economic development, including the automotive industry and advanced manufacturing. With Macomb County’s existing assets, the defense industry is a crucial component of those efforts. In this question-and-answer with the Detroiter, Hackel discusses the defense industry and his efforts to actively promote the county as the defense capital of the Midwest.

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