Karen Ross Discusses Tech Skills Gap with TechRepublic

Our CEO Karen Ross spoke with TechRepublic’s Dan Patterson to discuss how veterans can help fill the tech skills gap with the over 500,000 unfilled roles in the technology sector. “The skill gap is actually not as great as what people think,” Ross said. However with the decline of H-1B visas, veterans are having difficulty finding appropriate…

CEO Karen Ross Featured in The Virginian-Pilot

We’ve heard a lot lately about how veteran unemployment rates are at an all-time low, but what the numbers don’t show is that veterans are underemployed. Underemployment is the new unemployment. The department cites that of the more than 3 million post-9/11 veterans employed in the civilian workforce today, less than 40 percent are in…

Virginian-Pilot Features New Sharp Decisions Research in General Michel Op-Ed

The Virginian-Pilot featured an op-ed from our V.E.T.S. Program Advisory Board Chairman John Michel highlighting Sharp Decisions’ new research on three core misconceptions Corporate America has toward veterans with regard to their ability to seamlessly integrate into the workforce. The first is veterans don’t have skills that translate well to the private sector; second, that they suffer…