Several organizations and agencies offer assistance.
SCORE is the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors. Our network of more than 10,000 mentors can meet with you via phone, video, or email to answer your business questions. Some of our mentors also served in the military. They understand your challenges because they’ve faced them, too. They can help you translate military skills into business success by navigating available services, funding opportunities, government contracts and more. SCORE also provides workshops and educational resources.
Facebook is launching a new Military and Veterans Hub with resources and tools for military and veterans. The hub will provide resources and digital skills training through our partnership with SCORE, spotlight veteran-owned businesses, and additional resources for finding jobs.
The NJ Department of Labor can help Veterans seeking jobs. Veterans receive first priority referral to all job and training opportunities for which they qualify. DOL staff specialists help veterans find suitable jobs and opportunities, as well as:
- enroll in free job search workshops
- develop a resume
- learn about career training programs
- get help understanding the array of benefits available through the Veterans Administration and state and local government agencies
The Small Business Administration Office of Veterans Business Development offers many resources.