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A statewide initiative launched by Governor Nikki Haley and supported by the SC National Guard and the SC Department of Employment and Workforce, Operation Palmetto Employment is a commitment to help our service members, family members and veterans find meaningful civilian careers.

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Operation Palmetto Employment

Top five myths about hiring veterans DEBUNKED!

Frequently businesses are hesitant to hire veterans because of misconceptions about the individual’s character, leadership style and a perceived “baggage” that comes with an employee who is a veteran or service member. Below are five common myths and their facts. Myth 1: Veterans that have a … Read More


New websites to help South Carolinians search for jobs

The S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce (DEW) has enhanced its powerful online job-matching website with the comprehensive search engine allows job seekers to look for work by high-demand industry using their individual job parameters and … Read More

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Upcoming Job Fairs | February 2017

There are several job fairs, workshops and other events this month to help you discover your next career path. Mark your calendar, RSVP as needed, and please help spread the word! For one-on-one assistance, contact your local Employment Advisor. Another great place to look for jobs is SC … Read More

SC Works

SC Works as a resource for veterans and family to find jobs

A great place to look for jobs is SC Works. For the first 24 hours that a job is posted the position is in a veteran’s hold; meaning only veterans have the ability to see the position and apply. If you do not already have a free SC Works account, and would like one, click here. … Read More

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Receiving Service for a Life of Service

Senior Master Sergeant Sarah Weaver served 30 years in the United States Air Force and earned her Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership. In May 2014, after retiring from the Air Force, Sarah and her husband moved to Seneca, S.C. Sarah obtained a part-time position with the United States … Read More


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