Veterans Day

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How These Vet Entrepreneurs Are Bridging America's Civilian-Military Divide
Veterans Day

How These Vet Entrepreneurs Are Bridging America's Civilian-Military Divide

Sword & Plough founder Emily N??ez Cavness and Pinterest exec Don Faul illustrate how military experience can translate into dynamic careers in the civilian sector.
Geoff Weiss
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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
What I Learned From the Military: Business Lessons From 8 Veterans in Franchising
Franchises

What I Learned From the Military: Business Lessons From 8 Veterans in Franchising

This Veterans Day, veterans in franchising look back on what the military taught them about entrepreneurship.
Kate Taylor
Veterans: 3 Ways to Minimize the Risks of Buying a Franchise
Franchises

Veterans: 3 Ways to Minimize the Risks of Buying a Franchise

Owning a franchise can be an appealing option for men and women returning from military service. Here's some advice on what should be considered beforehand.
Joel Libava
Go Daddy Founder Bob Parsons: I Owe My Success to the Marines
Starting a Business

Go Daddy Founder Bob Parsons: I Owe My Success to the Marines

Go Daddy founder and Vietnam War veteran Bob Parsons is working to help veterans transition to civilian life through business and charity.
Kate Taylor
On Starting Up From Three Veteran Entrepreneurs
Starting a Business

On Starting Up From Three Veteran Entrepreneurs

You may think you know what tough is, but these three vets can tell you a few stories.
Susan Johnston
Starbucks to Hire 10,000 Veterans and Military Spouses in Next 5 Years
Growth Strategies

Starbucks to Hire 10,000 Veterans and Military Spouses in Next 5 Years

As Veterans Small Business Week kicks off, Starbucks has announced plans to increase veteran hiring and use community stores to support service members.
Kate Taylor
Will Repealing the 3% Withholding Tax Help Businesses Hire?
Finance

Will Repealing the 3% Withholding Tax Help Businesses Hire?

Eliminating a planned tax on government contractors is viewed as good news by business groups. But will it spur the hoped-for hiring?
Carol Tice
10 Lessons from America's Greatest Military Leaders
Leadership

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.
Kara Ohngren Prior