Success: Past Events


2016 Executive Symposium & "Gaining the Corporate Edge" Workshop

2016 Executive Symposium

The Hire America’s Heroes 2016 Executive Symposium took place at the American Lake Conference Center, Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM), Tacoma, Washington, on May 4th, 2016, from 9:30-12:30.  This event provided an opportunity for Corporate members and JBLM senior leaders to discuss the challenges that corporate businesses experience during the interview/hiring process.

EMPLOYERS

Corporate members engaged in conversation with senior military leaders to aide in preparing transitioning service members to become competitive within the civilian workforce.

MILITARY LEADERS

Military leaders gained insight on current and emerging needs of the corporate workforce.  By engaging in conversation with businesses, they developed clear and actionable strategies to assist transitioners in becoming competitive for employment in the civilian sector.

Additional information regarding outcomes from this event will be posted soon.  The full event program is linked below.

2016 Executive Leadership Symposium Program

2016 “Gaining the Corporate Edge” Workshop

The Hire America’s Heroes 2016 “Gaining the Corporate Edge” Workshop took place at the American Lake Conference Center, Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM), Tacoma, Washington, on May 4th, 2016, from 1:00pm-3:00pm.

Service members were provided the opportunity to gain a clear understanding of challenges businesses experience during the interview/hiring process.  The workshop will provided an opportunity for personal development in the interviewing process, skill gaps, and information in order to make concrete actionable plans to prepare for transition to the private sector workforce.

Additional information regarding outcomes from this event will be posted soon.  The full event program is linked below.

2016 Gaining the Corporate Edge Workshop Program

2016 HAH Military Hiring Summit

The 2016 Hire America’s Heroes Military Hiring Summit took place on January 22, 2016, at the University of Phoenix campus in Tukwila, WA. The purpose of the Military Hiring Summit was to educate employers of all sizes and industries in the best practices and success strategies for engaging, hiring and retaining employees who have served in the military. This collaborative event co-hosted by Hire America’s Heroes and Goodwill was attended by 75 employers. Transitioners were invited to participate in an afternoon networking session with attending employers.

Focus sessions for employers included:

Please click on any of the above links to view the summary information from each session. Follow this link to view the full event program.

Past Events: Events & Programs

Annual Symposium

2014 Industry Forums

Military Hiring Summit

Career Days

Event Summaries

2014

2013

2012