Military Veterans The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Military Veterans en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:00:00 GMT Thank You for Your Service - 4 Business Funding Programs for Veterans A grateful nation gives its warriors at least a bit of help making the transition from military life to launching their own businesses. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:00:00 GMT Kedma Ough, MBA 10 Things Veterans Want Hiring Managers to Know About Them The stamina and values of veterans are major assets for every employer. Helping them make the transition from military life to civilian employment is the right thing to do. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT Lida Citro├źn Franchise Players: This Man Signed His Franchise Agreement While Serving in Baghdad Chris Gately's first steps to become a Workout Anytime franchisee began while he was serving in the military. Fri, 30 May 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: The Challenges of Finding Funding For National Guard veteran Steve Grimes, the most surprising challenge in opening his franchise was finding funding. Thu, 29 May 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: A Bronze Star Recipient Recovers From Brain Trauma, Becomes a Franchisee In the military, Nick Colgin earned a Bronze Star for saving the life of a French soldier. Now, he works as a franchisee for the 'Apple of the home industry.' Wed, 28 May 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: A Veteran Couple Finds a New Team in Franchising Chuck and Denise Kerr learned the value of teamwork in the military. Now, their bringing it to their burger franchise. Mon, 26 May 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: The Military Taught Me to Think On My Feet Jim Lager didn't have much business experience when he started in franchising. But his time in the military hard taught him one thing: how to think fast. Sat, 24 May 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: How This Veteran Is Helping Other Vets Find the Right Franchise Gordon Dupries helps future veteran franchisees get started on the right foot with the Boot to Business program. Fri, 23 May 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: Why Vets and Franchising Go Hand in Hand Hector Rodriguez tried to make on his own in the world of business. Then he realized as a franchisee he didn't have to work without support. Tue, 06 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: Veteran and Mother of Five on Refusing to Settle After nine years in the military, Tai Jeffries refuses to settle for anything less than her male counterparts as a cleaning franchisee. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Entrepreneurship Bootcamp Gives Wounded Veterans a New Life Disabled veterans often find the return to civilian life difficult, especially when seeking jobs. Now, a university program thinks it has the key to their independence: turn them into entrepreneurs. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 03:00:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Back to Civilian Life, Veterans Try Franchises Last Veteran's Day, the franchise industry announced a new program for returning soldiers. We catch up on its progress. Mon, 28 May 2012 03:00:00 GMT Dinah Wisenberg Brin 10 Lessons from America's Greatest Military Leaders Military talents can transfer well to guiding a team through the challenges of starting and running a small business. Fri, 11 Nov 2011 02:01:00 GMT Kara Ohngren Prior The 10 Most Popular Franchises for Military Veterans Veterans have myriad opportunities for franchise success--often at special rates. Here's a look at some of the best options. Tue, 21 Jun 2011 17:00:00 GMT Tracy Stapp Herold How Veteran Franchise Centers Helps Veterans Follow Their Entrepreneurial Dream Lonnie Helgerson has headed up Ident-A-Kid, Expetec and Computer Doctor, but he's also a veteran of the U.S. Army. Helgerson's latest company combines his knowledge of both worlds. Tue, 21 Jun 2011 16:59:00 GMT Tracy Stapp Herold How One Army Veteran Made a Smooth Career Transition to Franchising Snap-on Tools franchisee Greg Welch puts training into action. Tue, 21 Jun 2011 16:56:00 GMT Tracy Stapp Herold Inside the Mind of Go Daddy's Controversial Founder Bob Parsons on his unapologetic approach to business and life. Tue, 05 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT Teri Evans