Combat to Community: Engaging Veterans in the Workforce

Nov 13, 2014 9:30 am
Online and In-person

Learn practical ways to support veterans – by creating avenues to hire and support them in the workplace. Swords to Plowshares invites you to Combat to Community: Engaging Veterans in the Workforce.

Creating employment initiatives for veterans is more than a patriotic endeavor or a charitable cause. It’s simple: hiring veterans is good for business. This event will provide opportunities for recruiters, hiring managers and human resource professionals to learn practical ways to recruit, hire and support their veteran employees.

Thursday, November 13 from 9:30AM – 11:30AM PST
In-person presentation with Q&A in San Francisco | Online via webinar

During the event, attendees will:

  • Learn about military and veteran culture and resources, including how unique skill sets learned during military service can translate to the civilian workplace.
  • Learn how to create a veteran-friendly workplace through supportive programs.
  • Discuss obstacles and solutions for veteran recruitment, training, placement and supporting veterans in the workplace.

Two ways to attend:

  1. Online via live stream 
    The training is available on our webinar platform at
  2. In-person 
    Our Combat to Community educator will discuss veteran recruitment and retention strategies with HR professionals and hiring managers in order to tap this talent pool. Please fill out the form below to attend.