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Small Business Administration (SBA)

Small Business Administration
The U.S. Small Business Administration provides financial, technical and management assistance to help Americans start, run, and grow their businesses.

 

Service Corps of Retired Executives
National, nonprofit association with 11,500 volunteer members who provide counseling and assistance to individuals starting businesses.

 

SBA Frequently Asked Questions
Provides Answers to the most common questions

 

U.S. Business Advisor
Provides one-stop access to federal information and assistance to maintaining and growing a small business

 

Small Business Start Up Kit
Detailed information on the steps required to develop a successful business plan

 

Your Local SBA Office
Where to find your nearest SBA office

 

Department of Labor (DoL)

Department of Labor
Handles labor and employment related issues and provides resources dedicated to helping veterans seek, maintain, and protect employment and employability.

 

Veterans Employment and Training Service
VETS provides a wide range of employment services to transitioning military personnel and veterans

 

Use Your Military Experience and Training Program
Explains to active-duty and veterans what their MOS translates to in the civilian work community and what licenses and certifications may be necessary for a successful transition to civilian life

 

Uniformed Services Employment and Remployment Rights Act of 1998
Helps Veterans understand employee eligibility and job entitlements, employer obligations, benefits and remedies under the Act.

 

Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

Department of Veterans Affairs
Provides information about benefits, and services for the Veterans' community.

 

Center for Veterans Enterprise
Informational site that assists veterans in acquiring federal contract assistance.

 

VA Education Benefits
Information on the GI Bill--eligibility, regulations, etc

 

VA Vocational Rehab and Employment Services
The Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) program is the element within the VA which assists veterans with service-related injuries achieve suitable employment or enhance their ability to function independently at home and in the community.

 

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