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December 04, 2014

People.com Highlights Partnership to Hire Veterans

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People.com Highlights Partnership to Hire Veterans

Evanta Ventures, LLC 2014

Freddie Mac VP and business technology officer Tim Snyder, a Gulf War vet, talks about the squad of veterans joining Freddie Mac through V.E.T.S. – in a recent People.com article.

Sharp Decisions'  V.E.T.S. (Vocation, Education and Training for Service Members) program employs post-9/11 U.S. armed forces veterans as salaried employees with benefits – while giving them intensive technology training.

The vets then join companies like Freddie Mac where they are deployed in squads to maximize impact and build their careers.

Sharp Decisions CEO Karen Ross started the program.  Her firm was recently recognized by the Rockefeller Foundation for this innovative approach to hiring.

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