The Sword Newsletter

A Newsletter for Employers Hiring Military Talent

The Sword is Orion's monthly newsletter for employers with an interest in hiring veterans. The Sword provides articles on industry and hiring trends, benefits of adding military to your team, upcoming Orion hiring events, featured Orion candidates, and much more.

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The Sword - June 2015
Monday, June 01, 2015
How to Position your Company as a Featured Employer with Veterans, Why You Should Hire a Veteran, Distinguished Military Technician Conference - July 13 - 14 in Jacksonville, FL Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion
The Sword - May 2015
Friday, May 01, 2015
Honoring Our Veterans During National Military Appreciation Month, Distinguished Military Technician Conference - July 13 - 14 in Jacksonville, FL, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Veteran Spotlight: John Wittig, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion
The Sword - April 2015
Wednesday, April 01, 2015
Orion Founding Partner Randy H. Nelson on His New Book, The Second Decision, Why Variable Workforce Staffing May be Right for your Hiring Needs, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Veteran Spotlight: Joe Shupe, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion
The Sword - March 2015
Sunday, March 01, 2015
20 Creative Ways to Show Employees They're Appreciated, Left Brain v. Right Brain: The Makings of the Modern Recruiter, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Veteran Spotlight: Tim Goering, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion
The Sword - February 2015
Sunday, February 01, 2015
Orion International Pledges Support to Members of the Guard and Reserve, Veterans Help to Advance the Future with SpaceX, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Alumni Update: Ernie Ayala, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion
The Sword - January 2015
Thursday, January 01, 2015
Federal Tax Credits for Hiring Veterans Extended through 2014, State Tax Credits for Hiring Veterans, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, New Year's Resolutions for the Workplace, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Alumni Update: Jesse Flowers, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Happy New Year from Orion International!, Connect with Orion
The Sword - December 2014
Monday, December 01, 2014
Orion International Exceeds $100K Fundraising Goal for Veteran Partner Organizations, VetAdvisor Releases Veterans Job Retention Survey, Hire a Hero, Hire a Vet® for Veterans, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Office Holiday Party Planning Tips, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Alumni Update: Denise Greenfield, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Happy Holidays!, Connect With Orion
The Sword - November 2014
Saturday, November 01, 2014
Join Orion as We Raise $100K for Veterans in 2014, Orion International to Attend Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation Gala, Interview with Orion President Mike Starich, Veteran Low to High Challenge Hike Participant, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Veterans Day - Honoring Those Who Served, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Alumni Update: Cris Philyaw, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Happy Thanksgiving!, Connect with Orion
The Sword - October 2014
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Join Orion as We Raise $100K for Veterans in 2014, Local 5Ks in Support of the Veteran Low to High Challenge, 29 Questions Every Hiring Manager Should Ask Veterans, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Three Veteran Stereotypes Dispelled, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Alumni Update: Bill Tillotson, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion
The Sword - September 2014
Monday, September 01, 2014
Join Orion as We Raise $100K for Veterans in 2014, Local 5Ks in Support of the Veteran Low to High Challenge, GI Jobs Article on Operations Management Features Orion Alumnus at Polaris, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Orion Featured Employer Whirlpool Corporation Highlighted in GI Jobs Article on Retail Industry, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Alumni Update: Jeff Moehling, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion
The Sword - August 2014
Friday, August 01, 2014
Children of Fallen Patriots Scholarship Recipient Jacob Healy Speaks at Orion International Hiring Conference, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Orion Account Executive Alex Jigger Interviewed on San Diego Radio Station, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Veterans Led Federal Hiring in 2013, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion
The Sword - July 2014
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Veteran Talent Index Explores State of Veteran Employment, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Orion International Announces Military Partnership with David Weekley Homes, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, New Rules for Federal Contractors Hiring Veterans, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion
The Sword - June 2014
Sunday, June 01, 2014
Orion International Launches Veteran Low to High Challenge, 7 Reasons to Hire a Veteran, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, What is a Mini-Conference?, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Achieve a Better Work/Life Balance this Father's Day, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect With Orion
The Sword - May 2014
Thursday, May 01, 2014
First Lady Michelle Obama and Orion Alumnus Aaron Wanless Celebrate the Third Anniversary of Joining Forces, NEW - Orion LinkedIn Employer page, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Report Highlights a Strong Business Case for Hiring Veterans, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, 5 Ways to Manage Remote Workers, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect With Orion
The Sword - April 2014
Tuesday, April 01, 2014
Orion COO Tim Isacco Interviewed on Veteran Employment in USA Today, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Four Core Values for Happy Employees, Meet Our Candidates, Top Companies add to their Ranks at Orion's Distinguished Candidate Conference, How to Find and Hire College Interns, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion
The Sword - March 2014
Saturday, March 01, 2014
Six Reasons Veterans Aren't Applying to Your Company, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Construction Industry Pledges to Hire 100,000 Veterans, Meet Our Candidates, National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Don't Ever Hire the Wrong Person Again, According to Our Clients, Refer a Colleague to Hire Military Talent, Connect with Orion