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James Schmeling

James Schmeling
James Schmeling co-founded the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University, and he currently serves as managing director for programming, focused on transition, employment, entrepreneurship, and training programs. He is an Air Force veteran and earned his law degree at the University of Iowa College of Law.

Troops Need To Start Job Hunting Before They Leave the Military

Nearly half of veterans stay in their first post-separation jobs for less than 12 months. It’s time to change that. By James Schmeling and Nicholas Armstrong