Veterans in the Workplace: Work Style & Characteristics


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Compared to recent college graduates, which of the following is TRUE regarding veterans entering the civilian workforce?

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1. What would an experienced human resource professional say about veterans?


Besides soft skills, veterans also may have technical skills such as which of the following?

I. Computer systems and software

II. Engineering

III. Medical

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this handy quiz and worksheet to see if you fully understand the characteristics of veterans in the workplace. You'll be asked questions on how an experienced HR professional would describe veterans in the workplace and what a ''mission focus'' approach looks like.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz is designed to test what you know about:

  • How veterans entering the civilian workforce compare to recent college graduates
  • What an experienced human resource professional would say about veterans
  • The kinds of technical skills veterans may have
  • What a ''mission focus'' approach at work means
  • Characteristics/work styles of veterans

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the kinds of technical skills veterans might have
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related veterans in the workforce lesson
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about veterans' typical work style

Additional Learning

Take a look at this subject in greater detail by studying our short lesson called Veterans in the Workplace: Work Style & Characteristics. After you finish this lesson, you should be able to:

  • Give an example of a common stereotype about veterans in the workplace
  • Explain why a veteran might be a good fit in a job that has a fast pace
  • Discuss what builds positive workplace habits in veterans