July 25th is National Hire a Veteran Day

July 25th is National Hire A Veteran Day founded by Marine Corps veteran Dan Caporale. Hire A Veteran Day is meant as a call to action for those who hire and those who apply.

Despite what you might think, National Hire a Veteran Day is not a federal holiday and there’s no law demanding employers hire veterans. The day’s sole purpose is to remind employers that America’s separating vets are ready, able and willing to work.

It was designed to implore U.S. businesses to consider hiring some of the estimated 200,000 veterans who leave the armed forces every year. Hiring a veteran means employers not only get a dedicated, capable employee, they’re also eligible for some sweet tax credits, at least through 2025.
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