Military Veterans

News and Articles About Military Veterans

U.S. Air Force Veteran Makes Old Spaces Feel New Again at Kitchen Tune-Up
Franchise Players

U.S. Air Force Veteran Makes Old Spaces Feel New Again at Kitchen Tune-Up

For 22 years, Stu Reid has remodeled everything from kitchens and bathrooms to the interior of a private jet.
Erin Schultz
From Battlefield to Business: These Companies Are Looking to Hire Veterans
Military Veterans

From Battlefield to Business: These Companies Are Looking to Hire Veterans

Skills honed during military service transfer naturally to franchise ownership.
How One Company Is Helping Military Veterans Become Franchisees
Military Veterans

How One Company Is Helping Military Veterans Become Franchisees

Budget Blinds offers a soft landing for transitioning veterans.
Tracy Stapp Herold
How One Man's Air Force Experience Led to Life as a Hydraulic Hose Franchisee
Franchise Players

How One Man's Air Force Experience Led to Life as a Hydraulic Hose Franchisee

Bill Lesswing worked as a PIRTEK employee for over a decade, and now he's transitioning to a franchisee as he opens the company's first Tennessee location.
Carly Okyle
5 Reasons to Hire a Military Spouse
Military

5 Reasons to Hire a Military Spouse

Adaptable? Check. Able to deal with stress? Check. Ready to align with a vision? Check.
Lida Citroën
5 Tips for Veterans Thinking About Starting a Business
Ready To Launch

5 Tips for Veterans Thinking About Starting a Business

Military service is good preparation for the stamina and problem-solving required to be a successful entrepreneur.
David Shutler
Why This MMA Startup Honors Its Military Fanbase
Sports Businesses

Why This MMA Startup Honors Its Military Fanbase

The founder and CEO of Fighters' Source also shares business lessons from the fight cage.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Under Armour Pulls 'Band of Ballers' T-Shirt After Complaints
Marketing Mistakes

Under Armour Pulls 'Band of Ballers' T-Shirt After Complaints

The shirt featured an image meant to evoke associations with a famous Iwo Jima photograph.
Carly Okyle
5 Things Veterans Should Know to Start a Technology Business
Ready To Launch

5 Things Veterans Should Know to Start a Technology Business

Veterans are well prepared to launch the next great startup. Many just need the right help to do so.
Peter Gasca
Why Veterans and Civilian Employers Have So Much Trouble Communicating
Veterans

Why Veterans and Civilian Employers Have So Much Trouble Communicating

Vets are eager to work and the private sector admires their service but cultural differences make the process surprisingly difficult.
Lida Citroën
6 Traits of Exceptional Military Leaders That Apply in the Business World
Leadership

6 Traits of Exceptional Military Leaders That Apply in the Business World

A CEO of a frozen yogurt company describes how his experience in the military shared his leadership style.
Amit Kleinberger
5 Key Lessons Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From 'Unbroken' Louis Zamperini
Lessons

5 Key Lessons Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From 'Unbroken' Louis Zamperini

You've read the book or seen the film, now apply the wisdom of this true story of persistence and overcoming all odds to your endeavors.
Adam Toren
How This Former Councilwoman Is Helping Vets and the Homeless Find Jobs
Job Creation

How This Former Councilwoman Is Helping Vets and the Homeless Find Jobs

A Los Angeles civil servant explains the challenges related to the work force today.
Lambeth Hochwald
6 Tips to Help Your Company Hire More Veterans
Small Business - Big Impact

6 Tips to Help Your Company Hire More Veterans

It takes work and effort to create a successful hiring program for servicepeople, but the rewards to your company can be exponential.
Michael Vecchio and Krista Williams