Military Spouse Employment Partnership Spotlight

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Sears Holdings Corporation, an MSEP partner since 2005, is committed to military spouse and veteran employment and works to provide military spouses with opportunities to continue their careers with the corporation as they relocate with their military service members.

Spouse Employment Partnership Spotlight: Sears Holdings Corporation

Sears Holdings Corporation is a leading integrated retailer with 1,800 full-line and specialty retail stores in the United States and Canada. The corporation is the leading home appliance retailer, as well as a leader in tools, lawn and garden, fitness equipment and automotive repair.

As an MSEP partner, Sears Holdings Corporation employs 30,000 veterans and military spouses, more than 10 percent of their total employee base. Hiring veterans and military spouses is not a new initiative for the corporation. They have been recruiting veterans since World War I, and their focus on veteran and military spouse employment is ingrained in their company's culture.