Ashley Gross http://wcqs.org en Starbucks Is Latest Company Aiming To Help Vets Land Jobs http://wcqs.org/post/starbucks-latest-company-aiming-help-vets-land-jobs In recent years, companies ranging from JPMorgan Chase to Walmart to Boeing have announced special hiring programs for veterans. Seattle coffee giant Starbucks is the latest.<p>All of these companies are trying to bring down a stubbornly high unemployment rate for veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. But to succeed, companies have to take the time to understand the skills of service members.<p>For 37 years, Carrol Stripling served in the U.S. Army, both active duty and reserves, mostly as a paralegal. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 08:05:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 10107 at http://wcqs.org Starbucks Is Latest Company Aiming To Help Vets Land Jobs Amazon Considers Expanding Grocery Delivery Service http://wcqs.org/post/amazon-considers-expanding-grocery-delivery-service Currently, Amazon.com only offers food delivery in Seattle, where the company is based. Food goes bad fast and it's hard to make a profit. But slim profit margins are what have made Amazon a juggernaut. Thu, 06 Jun 2013 10:38:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 3147 at http://wcqs.org