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Lawrence Wilde's Articles

As an Account Manager for GettingHired, Lawrence works to build and maintain relationships between our employer partners and job seekers with disabilities.

Within his role, Lawrence drives strategic planning and goal setting with organizations regarding the implementation of GettingHired’s full-service disability recruitment solution, in order to help them become more inclusive employers. He is also responsible for veteran outreach and forming partnerships with veteran and non-profit organizations.

As an eight year Army veteran and someone who has had a speech impediment for over twenty years, Lawrence is passionate about bridging the gap between employers and job seekers. Outside of his work with GettingHired Lawrence spends time mentoring transitioning service members in order to help them effectively and efficiently find their next mission.

3 value-adds of hiring military spouses and caregivers in the workforce

Businesses should understand the value military spouses and caregivers bring to organizations.

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NDEAM inclusion drives innovation for your business

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) 2017 and organizations across the U.S. are encouraged to take part.

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How to translate resumes and skills from the military to civilian world

Employers can help to unlock the talents of veterans by developing a stronger understanding of the skills they have to offer.

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Why understanding VEVRAA is essential for veterans and employers

VEVRAA provides key support to U.S. veterans and is important legislation that all employers should be aware of.

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Medical discharge and medical retirement: Understanding how to talk to employers

Medical discharge and medical retirement are two very different things, and veterans and employers alike should understand the difference.

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Meeting the challenges of transitioning for veterans with a disability

Transitioning to the world of work can be a difficult process for veterans with disabilities, but GettingHired is here to offer support and advice.

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Tips: How do I talk to an employer about my PTSD?

Speaking to an employer about PTSD can be intimidating, but doing so can be a positive experience, if done correctly.  Read our new blog to learn some tips!

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Small businesses benefit from third-party support in disability hiring

Small businesses should consider the benefits of partnering with a third-party disability partner like GettingHired to help with diversity initiatives.

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