The newly launched Hiring Our Heroes Military Spouse Fellowship Program is a first of its kind initiative that provides military spouses with professional training, networking and hands-on experience in the civilian workforce.
This week’s guests, Crystal Cochran and Laura Schmiegel, discuss the professional development and direct connections to local employers available to military spouses through this program. Cochran is the deputy director of the Hiring Our Heroes Military Spouse Fellowship Program and Schmiegel is the head of Military and Veteran Affairs at Booz Allen Hamilton.
In this episode, you’ll learn:
-- How this program connects military spouses with meaningful employment
-- What a military spouse can expect to learn during a six-week fellowship
-- Why employers should consider hosting a military spouse fellow