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On August 12, 2014 from 0800 to 1500 hours The Department of Military Affairs (DMA) – Wisconsin Employment Resource Connection (WERC) has partnered with Wisconsin Department of Transportation – Division of Motor Vehicles to offer WI Commercial Driver License Exam sites for military members and families (current and former). The testing will take place at [...]

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On August 11, 2014 from 1300 to 1500 hours the Wisconsin Employment Resource Connection (WERC) is hosting an employment assistance workshop that will cover, creating resumes, interviewing and how to connect to the job market. This workshop is open to all Service Members and their spouses. WERC staff will be available for individuals that are [...]

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Did you know that over 80% of employers plan to hire this year through networks or a referral system?

The Wisconsin Employment Resource Connection (WERC) is hosting a free LinkedIn Seminar in Madison, WI on 13 August 2014 from 1100-1300 for all current service members and their spouses.

You will learn how to kick-start your [...]

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April is the “Month of the Military Child,” this month is a time to honor youth affiliated with the military. These silent heroes that stand behind our men and women in uniform make sacrifices every time their loved one deploys or leaves for training. This year Military Leadership has chosen the theme “Young Lives, BIG [...]

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This month the Wisconsin Employment Resource Connection (WERC) assisted its 500th participant in finding meaningful employment. It is a distinct honor to help service members and families’ transition from active duty service to finding a career path that is significant to them. This process can be daunting if you are alone and don’t know where [...]

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Military Family Assistance Centers (FACs) were formed to provide a geographically dispersed network to provide information, resources, referrals, and outreach for our service members of all military branches and their families throughout their deployment cycle.

When a loved one is deployed, family members are affected. Issues may occur that require assistance to find appropriate resources. [...]

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