Military Spouse Jobs

Debate Over Proposed USERRA Job Protection for Military Spouses

Military spouse unemployment rates are as high as 20%. That’s a situation many in the Department of Defense are eager to fix, and now lawmakers on Capitol Hill want to expand the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) to include job protections for military spouses to get closer to what members of the… Read more »

Executive Order: Better Job Opportunities for Military Spouses

President Joe Biden has issued an Executive Order to improve job opportunities for military spouses, according to a Department of Defense issued on Friday, June 9, 2023. The executive order also addresses employment opportunities for caregivers and surviving family members. What the Executive Order Does The order includes “a variety of actions to improve hiring… Read more »

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Transition Employment Assistance For Military Spouses and Caregivers

The Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (VETS) is an agency within the U.S. Department of Labor with a mission to assist military members, veterans, and spouses to “ reach their full potential in the workplace.” Under VETS, there are programs created specifically to help military spouses with the same types of transition assistance offered to… Read more »

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Military Spouse Licensing Relief Act

Update: 7/21/2023: When President Joe Biden signed legislation mandating interstate license transfer standards for military spouses, it was done with the understanding that the law would be implemented within a reasonable time after passage. However, at press time, the Department of Justice issued formal reminders to state governments; these were designed to help states move… Read more »

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Overseas Military Spouse Career Options

Discover various career options available for overseas military spouses. Get the resources, support, and guidance needed to advance your career. Learn more.

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PCS Friendly Business Ideas

Looking For a New Business Idea that You Can Easily Take with You During Military Life? As a military spouse, you want to be able to have your own career. This can be complicated with frequent moves, and just the uncertainty of military life. One option is to run your own business. Here are a… Read more »

Veteran Entrepreneurs Use Bunker Labs

Bunker Labs is an amazing resource for veteran entrepreneurs and military spouses. Through like-minded communities and classes, Bunker Labs provides the resources that can help launch a small business or startup.

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Wells Fargo Glide-Relaunch: Military Spouse Internship Program

The Glide-Relaunch Program is a paid internship-to-full-time program that assists spouses in returning to the workforce after taking a break of at least two years. Participants of this program are granted a significant string of benefits related to well being, financial security, retirement, and work-life balance.