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Veterans Day

Original post made by Jon, Barron Park, on Nov 12, 2012

So, how are we doing around here? Have H-P, Stanford, VMware, and the other big corporations in our back yard been hiring any veterans? Any disabled veterans? How about PAUSD?

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Posted by Inquiring minds want to know
a resident of Barron Park
on Nov 12, 2012 at 11:02 am

Dunno. Have you asked them?


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Posted by Ducatigirl
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Nov 12, 2012 at 12:13 pm

HP just laid off 10,000 people. Intel rarely hires people without graduate degrees. Stanford ditto, unless it is in maintenance or something not requiring one. Don't know about the others, but a lot of high tech companies want graduate degrees. Few veterans have them, unless they were officers.


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