Veteran Entrepreneurs

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Thank You for Your Service - 4 Business Funding Programs for Veterans
Veteran Entrepreneurs

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.
Kedma Ough
Franchise Players: How I Turned Military Lessons Into Business Success
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: How I Turned Military Lessons Into Business Success

Andrew Wilson hasn't let the fact that he's spent five of the last 10 years deployed slow him down as a franchisee.
Kate Taylor
Keeping Score Matters, But Not How You Think
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Keeping Score Matters, But Not How You Think

Tracking your progress is important to self-improvement, but beware letting others be the referee.
John Brubaker
Franchise Players: Army Vet Finds a New Team as a Marco's Pizza Multi-Unit Franchisee
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: Army Vet Finds a New Team as a Marco's Pizza Multi-Unit Franchisee

Returning to civilian life, Joe Walker found both comradery and a commitment to integrity in franchising.
Kate Taylor
Motivating Women Vets to Start Businesses
Veterans

Motivating Women Vets to Start Businesses

West Point grad Meghan Florkowski runs an affordable program that trains female veterans for entrepreneurial life.
Franchise Players: Why Vets and Franchising Go Hand in Hand
Franchise Players

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.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: Veteran and Mother of Five on Refusing to Settle
Franchise Players

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.
Kate Taylor
Why Athletes and Veterans Make Incredible Franchisees
Franchise

Why Athletes and Veterans Make Incredible Franchisees

Hardworking, creative and team-oriented, military personnel and athletes have entrepreneurial skills that are an asset to any franchise.
Joe Prusha
Franchise Players: A Former Drill Sergeant Who Hopes to Help Other Vets Through Franchising
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: A Former Drill Sergeant Who Hopes to Help Other Vets Through Franchising

After 24 years in the U.S. Army, Ron Adams put the skills he gained as a drill sergeant to use as a franchisee.
Kate Taylor
From Flying in the Military to Launching a Business
Entrepreneurs

From Flying in the Military to Launching a Business

How one military man's experience prepared him for the entrepreneurial life.
Greg Coleman
By the Numbers: U.S. Veteran-Owned Businesses (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

By the Numbers: U.S. Veteran-Owned Businesses (Infographic)

Veterans turn to entrepreneurship at greater rates than the rest of the population. Here's what that means for America.
Brian Patrick Eha