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Fighting For You

As a congressman, Michael Michaud was known for his work on behalf of America’s veterans. He served on the House Veterans Affairs Committee and made multiple trips overseas to visit troops in Iraq and Afghanistan.Today Michaud continues his fight for veterans. He was nominated by President Barack Obama to be the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Veterans’ Employment and Training (VETS), a sub-agency of the Department of Labor, and was sworn in on Dec. 2, 2015. His mission is clear.

Career Success Profiles

Plumber to Doctor
Air Force plumber takes advantage of a free military education to launch his medical career.

Three Doors Down
Disappointed aviator-in-training lands a challenging civilian career in the fast-paced world of foreign exchange trading.

This Formula Worked
Chief petty officer combines experience, skills, and luck to launch his civilian career.

Featured Articles

A Military Friendly® First

The City University of New York is the first university system to achieve the Military Friendly® status. See how these three Veterans are taking advantage of CUNY’s dedication to their education.

The New Tuition Law That Could Save You Thousands

Find out how new legislature grants you the in-state tuition rate when going back to school, regardless of your home of record or last duty station!

Looking For Leaders

Employers in security and corrections need leaders for the obvious roles, and the not so obvious.

The Reality of Retail

These careers demand teamwork, leadership execution and strong decision-makers.

Student Success Profiles

Combat to Corporate
One soldier’s journey from Afghanistan to a degree at Florida Coastal School of Law.