The Sword Newsletter

A Newsletter for Employers Hiring Military Talent

The Sword is Orion's monthly newsletter for employers with an interest in hiring veterans. The Sword provides articles on industry and hiring trends, benefits of adding military to your team, upcoming Orion hiring events, featured Orion candidates, and much more.

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The Sword - September 2011
Thursday, September 1, 2011
In This Issue: President Obama Announces Additional Veteran Hiring Initiatives & Tax Credits, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Have you hired a Veteran today?, Meet Our Candidates, Outrageous Resumes, According to Our Clients, Connect with Orion
The Sword - August 2011
Monday, August 1, 2011
Why Military Veterans Make Great Employees, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Managing People You Can't See, Meet Our Candidates, Why American Management Rules the World, According to Our Clients, Connect with Orion
The Sword - July 2011
Friday, July 1, 2011
In This Issue: National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Industry Spotlight: Transportation, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, ManpowerGroup Releases 2011 Talent Shortage Survey Results, Meet Our Candidates, Reasons not to Ban Social Media in the Office, According to Our Clients, Workplace Bullying, Connect with Orion
The Sword - June 2011
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
In This Issue: National Distinguished Candidate Conferences, Orion Alumnus Attends White House Launch of Joining Forces, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Military Hiring Strategy Outlined in The American Oil & Gas Reporter, Meet Our Candidates, Create a Healthier Workplace, According to Our Clients, Improve Your Post Interview Review, Connect with Orion
The Sword - May 2011
Sunday, May 1, 2011
In This Issue: Create a Healthier Workplace, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Risks of Workaholism, Meet Our Candidates, According to Our Clients, Most Unusual Business Trip Experiences, Connect with Orion
The Sword - April 2011
Friday, April 1, 2011
In This Issue: Harvard Business Review Explores how the Military’s Extreme Negotiation Skills Translate into Effective Corporate Negotiations, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Department of Labor Announces Toolkit Aimed at Helping Businesses Hire Veterans, Meet Our Candidates, According to Our Clients, Ways to Inspire Your Employees
The Sword - March 2011
Tuesday, March 1, 2011
In This Issue: How to Reignite Burnt-out Employees, 8 Questions Never to Ask During an Interview, Meet Our Candidates, According to Our Clients, 2010's Most Unusual Excuses for Missing Work
The Sword - February 2011
Tuesday, February 1, 2011
In This Issue: Enforcing Office Policies, Things You Tell a Candidate During an Interview (Without Saying a Word), Meet Our Candidates, Great Quotes from Business Leaders
The Sword - December 2010
Wednesday, December 1, 2010
In This Issue: National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Hidden Reasons Why Employees Leave, Upcoming Hiring Conference, Transformational Leaders, Meet Our Candidates, 6 Things Bosses Should Never Say To Their Employees
The Orion Sword - November 2010
Monday, November 1, 2010
In This Issue: Fortune Profiles the Cruicial Role of JMOs in Corporate America, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, According To Our Clients, Military Times Article Features Orion Alumu, Compares Corporate Job Fairs to Hiring Conferences, Meet Our Candidates, Survey Reveals Bizarre Excuses for Being Late
The Orion Sword - October 2010
Friday, October 1, 2010
In This Issue: Evaluate a Job Candidate’s Social Skills, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Accourding to Our Clients, How Smart Companies Use Video Games to Recruit and Retain Employees, Meet Our Candidates, Recruiting Practices to Eliminate
The Orion Sword - September 2010
Wednesday, September 1, 2010
In This Issue: Clean Up Your Interview Questions, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Employment Labor Laws: Changes for 2010, Meet Our Candidates, Reduce On-the-Job Job Stress at your Workplace
The Orion Sword - August 2010
Sunday, August 1, 2010
In This Issue: How to Manage Different Generations, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Leaders' Top Blind Spots, Meet Our Candidates, Memorable Requests Found in Employee Suggestion Boxes
The Orion Sword - July 2010
Thursday, July 1, 2010
In This Issue: Ten Tips for Hiring the Right Candidate with Skills for the New Economy, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Heroes In Action, Myths that Undermine Decision-Making, Honoring Veterans, Meet Our Candidates, Strange Behavior During Interviews
The Orion Sword - June 2010
Tuesday, June 1, 2010
In This Issue: The Kind of Employee You Want to Hire, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Flex Time: A Recession Win, Meet Our Candidates, According to Our Clients, Playing Referee: Know Your Role in Workplace Disputes
The Orion Sword - May 2010
Saturday, May 1, 2010
In This Issue: Common Management Mistakes, Upcoming Hiring Conferences, Preventing the Spread of Illness in the Workplace, According to Our Clients Meet our Candidates, Beware the Five Landmines of Interviewing
The Orion Sword - March 2010
Monday, March 1, 2010
In This Issue: National Distinguished Candidate Conference, Using Green Employee Programs to Retain Key Talent, Cutting Work Hours Without Cutting Staff, Strategic Interview Styles