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Helping Our Veterans Find Careers

Preparing for separation from service in the United States military can sometimes be a scary proposition. Many individuals entered the military fresh out of high school, with no measurable job skill sets, or specific career plans. The military offers a tremendous opportunity for an individual seeking a solid direction for their life. However, at the […]

Transport America Announces Apprenticeship Program for Military Veterans and Holds Veteran’s Day Recognition Event

EAGAN, Minn., Nov. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ —¬†Transport America, a subsidiary of TransForce, Inc (TSX:TFI), was recently approved by the Department of Labor and the Veterans Administration to offer an Apprenticeship Program to military veterans. This program helps veterans transition from the military to the transportation industry. Military veterans who take advantage of Transport America’s program […]

Trucking Industry Welcomes Veterans

“Serving in our nation’s armed forces is one of the highest callings an American can have,” said ATA President and CEO Bill Graves. “Today, we thank all of them for their sacrifices.” Graves also pointed to recent ATA-supported changes that have made it easier for returning vets to smoothly transition into civilian jobs as truck […]