Military Veterans http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/military-veterans The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Military Veterans en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235754 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235754 Lida Citro├źn 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234360 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234360 Kate Taylor Chris Gately's first steps to become a Workout Anytime franchisee began while he was serving in the military. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234214 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234214 Kate Taylor For National Guard veteran Steve Grimes, the most surprising challenge in opening his franchise was finding funding. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234210 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234210 Kate Taylor 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.' 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234175 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234175 Kate Taylor Chuck and Denise Kerr learned the value of teamwork in the military. Now, their bringing it to their burger franchise. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234177 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234177 Kate Taylor 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234174 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234174 Kate Taylor Gordon Dupries helps future veteran franchisees get started on the right foot with the Boot to Business program. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233610 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233610 Kate Taylor 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233253 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233253 Kate Taylor After nine years in the military, Tai Jeffries refuses to settle for anything less than her male counterparts as a cleaning franchisee. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227306 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227306 Brian Patrick Eha 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223665 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223665 Dinah Wisenberg Brin Last Veteran's Day, the franchise industry announced a new program for returning soldiers. We catch up on its progress. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/220667 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/220667 Kara Ohngren Prior Military talents can transfer well to guiding a team through the challenges of starting and running a small business. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219846 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219846 Tracy Stapp Herold Veterans have myriad opportunities for franchise success--often at special rates. Here's a look at some of the best options. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219845 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219845 Tracy Stapp Herold 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219844 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219844 Tracy Stapp Herold Snap-on Tools franchisee Greg Welch puts training into action. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219426 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219426 Teri Evans Bob Parsons on his unapologetic approach to business and life.