TAP improves resources for retiring, separating Airmen

Subject: TAP improves resources for retiring, separating Airmen Date: Mon, 03 Dec 2012 08:06:52 -0600
From: United States Air Force

Airmen separating or retiring into the civilian sector are benefitting from recent changes made to the Department of Defense’s Transition Assistance Program. >
> The high unemployment rate among veterans, which reached an astounding 32.2 percent among veterans aged 18 to 24, according to a study done by the Interagency Data Analysis Group in 2011, was the driving factor behind the changes. The improved TAP is one of several veterans’ projects in the works as part of the Veteran’s Opportunity to Work Act of 2011 and the Veterans Employment Initiative. > more… [ http://www.usafe.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123328365 ]

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