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Resources for Veterans Looking for Employment

Hire Minnesota's VeteransLooking for employment is a daunting task for anyone and it can be especially challenging for Veterans. Frequently, a Veteran's military training and experience does not easily translate to fit the requirements that a civilian company seeks. Additionally, there is an overwhelming amount of resources to help Veterans find employment. As a first step, MDVA partners with the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) to support Veterans as they put their military skills to work in a new career. The three basic steps for every Veteran should include:

  1. Visit your nearest Minnesota Workforce Center and contact a Veteran employment representative. Make sure you indicate that you are a Veteran

  2. Use the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities MyMilitary GPS Lifeplan to create a career goal

  3. Post your resume on
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