May 25, 2016
Transitioning from military service to the civilian workforce can be one of the most difficult periods for a veteran.
Apr 20, 2015
This Week on Hiring America Gigi Stone Woods speaks with Zack Iscol, Founder and CEO of Hirepurpose.
Mar 08, 2015
It’s often touted that NYC is home to major industries including financial services, media, advertising, healthcare, and manufacturing. In fact, 52 of the..
Feb 04, 2015
In the fall of 2014, HillVets requested nominations for their first annual HillVets 100 award. The HillVets 100 highlights the most influential and impactful veterans, service members and supporters from 2014.
Dec 19, 2014
Marine veteran and Task & Purpose Editor-In-Chief Brian Jones was named in We Are The Mighty’s “The Mighty 25: Veterans Poised To Make A Difference In 2015” list for his work building Hirepurpose’s veterans news and culture forum, which has “become a breakout property among a host of emerging military-affinity destinations.”
Sep 11, 2014
Specialist Ransom McElwayne is nearing the end of his military career. Within the next few months, McElwayne will be medically retired and with his departure date steadily approaching, he is taking proactive steps to transition himself into the civilian sector by attending Fort Campbell’s Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program and the Army Community Service Employment Readiness Program Job Fair Wednesday and today at Cole Park Commons.
Jul 03, 2014
Last week, General Assembly co-founder Matthew Brimer participated in CGI America, an annual national gathering of the Clinton Global Initiative community.
Jun 28, 2014
Back in the mid-2000s, many espoused a theory that there would emerge social networks for different types of people. It sounds a little preposterous now in..
Apr 24, 2014
AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - Apr 24, 2014) - Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced it plans to hire more than 100 U.S. military veterans, "wounded warriors", and active duty personnel transitioning to the civilian workforce over the next...
Apr 17, 2014
The coding school partners with Google, Microsoft, Hirepurpose, and hip-hop artist Nas to create the Opportunity Fund.
Mar 24, 2014
TMP Worldwide and Hirepurpose Announce Strategic Partnership to Support New OFCCP Mandate NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Mar 24, 2014) -
Nov 11, 2013
Entrepreneur of the Week: Zach Iscol, Hirepurpose The United States Marine Corps just celebrated it’s 238th birthday. There is a saying that you’re never a former Marine; once a Marine, always a...
Sep 25, 2013
RideScout launched in DC yesterday with a recent $1.35 million funding round. Its founders are Army veterans. Unite Us recently completed a $2 million round of funding and will launch this fall. Its co-founders come from the US Air Force, Army and Marine Corps. HirePurpose has raised $750,000, is projected to earn [...]
Feb 13, 2013
NYC-based startup HirePurpose is helping vets find work by pairing them with employers. Founded by Zach Iscol, a former Marine Officer and Iraq War veteran who recruited for special operations, HirePurpose employs some of the same technical-assessment methods Iscol used in the military to successfully match vets with careers.