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11.08.19 | Financial Readiness

Veteran Entrepreneurship: Access to Capital Challenges and Opportunities


Veteran Entrepreneurship: Access to Capital Challenges and Opportunities Read The Report The search for capital to support small businesses is a challenge for all potential entrepreneurs, regardless of vetera... Read More ▶

10.30.19 | Employment

Helping Military Spouses Find Careers that Move with Them


Helping Military Spouses Find Careers that Move with Them focuses on job portability and what employers can do to not only recruit but also retain military spouse employees when they relocate. This study defines job portability, identifies gaps, and offers guidance to military spouses and potential employers. In collaboration with Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), Helping Military Spouses Find Careers that Move with Them is #6 in a series of research products, focused on military spouse employment. Read More ▶

10.28.19 | Community Support

Innovation in State-Level Veterans Services


State level governments play a pivotal role in allocating resources, setting policy agendas and direct service delivery to veterans. Because services are delivered at the state level, there is significant variance in the level of, and types of services offered, state by state. To date, no comprehensive assessment of state-level departments of Veterans Affairs (DVAs) has been conducted to analyze these differences and identify the challenges and leading practices across the various states. Read More ▶

2.05.19 | Employment

A Case for Patient Philanthropy, Supporting Jobs and Careers for Military-Connected Americans


Sheri and Howard Schultz at a family forum at Joint Base Lewis-McChord outside Seattle​ Research consistently demonstrates that post-service employment ranks among the most pressing concerns expressed by military members, veterans, and their fa... Read More ▶

2.05.19 | Employment

Enhancing Veterans’ Access to STEM Education and Careers: A Labor Market Analysis of Veterans in the STEM Workforce


The nation’s future and economic competitiveness hinge, more than ever, on our ability to develop, grow, and sustain a workforce proficient in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). In the last decade alone, jobs requiring some level of STEM expertise have grown 34 percent—to include jobs that do not require a bachelor’s degree. At the same time, veterans and transitioning service members represent a valuable, skilled talent pool from which to help meet this critical need. Read More ▶

1.28.19 | Community Support

Improving Care and Service Delivery for Veterans: A Case Study of Enterprise Government Overview


What follows are the building blocks, recommendations, and key actions steps to creating an enterprise Approach to Serving Veterans. Read More ▶

9.25.18 | Families

Military Families: Perceptions, Challenges, and Barriers to Voting Participation and Absentee Voting


Active duty service members, along with their family members, rely on absentee voting to cast their vote for elections at all levels of government while overseas, deployed, or while stationed in states other than where they are registered. While there is some research surrounding the logistics of absentee voting, not enough is known about the experiences of active duty military and their families with absentee voting. Read More ▶

8.15.18 | Entrepreneurship

Veteran Entrepreneurship – What You Should Know


Veteran Entrepreneurship: What You Should Know Author:Rosalinda V. Maury,M.S.Director of Applied Research and AnalyticsInstitute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse Universityrvmaury@syr.edu ... Read More ▶

4.06.18 | Measurement and Evaluation

Building Analytics Capacity in the Social Sector


From our first program offering, to the growth and scaling of our national programs, the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) has endeavored to provide veterans and their families the best possible services. Yet, at least initially, we... Read More ▶

3.23.18 | Employment

Women in the Military: From Service to Civilian Life – Infographic


  If you are having trouble accessing the PDF please download the accessible version in word document form: Accessible Infographic - Women in the Military: From Service to Civilian Life This Women in the Military: From Service to Civilian ... Read More ▶

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