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4 Ways This Veteran's Military Background Helps Him Run His Business
Veterans Day

4 Ways This Veteran's Military Background Helps Him Run His Business

A marine and firefighter got a second career making others feel at home.
Nina Zipkin
Remember the Forgotten Military Veterans of World War II
Veterans Day

Remember the Forgotten Military Veterans of World War II

Then, as now, the American armed services were a mosaic as varied as the nation itself. Let us honor all who served on Veteran's Day.
Chad Storlie
5 Things Being a Marine Taught Me About Being an Entrepreneur
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5 Things Being a Marine Taught Me About Being an Entrepreneur

No, it's not the combat skills that transfer to startups. It's what the Corps teaches about planning, people and pivoting that this veteran applies to his business.
Kevin Dougherty
24 Hours on the 'USS Stennis': Why I Committed to Hiring Veterans
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24 Hours on the 'USS Stennis': Why I Committed to Hiring Veterans

Entrusting your company to talented veterans can put you on the path to victory.
Michael Gleason
20 Veteran's Day Deals From Your Favorite Restaurants
Veterans Day

20 Veteran's Day Deals From Your Favorite Restaurants

Serving those who served with some free servings.
Rose Leadem
This Combat Veteran Combined Woodworking Skills and Perseverance to Create a Patriotic Art Company
Veterans

This Combat Veteran Combined Woodworking Skills and Perseverance to Create a Patriotic Art Company

Brian Steorts is the owner of a veteran-run business called Flags of Valor. Here, he shares how working with "America's best" is an entrepreneurial privilege.
Carol Roth
10 Lessons from America's Greatest Military Leaders
Growth Strategies

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
Veteran Franchisees, We Salute You (Infographic)
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Veteran Franchisees, We Salute You (Infographic)

More veterans are embracing their entrepreneurial side. Check out these facts and figures.
Carly Okyle
From Medal of Honor to Entrepreneur: What Dakota Meyer Learned About Risk
Leadership

From Medal of Honor to Entrepreneur: What Dakota Meyer Learned About Risk

On the worst day of his life, this Marine lost four of his best friends on the field of battle. Here is how he was able to change his life, and the lives of many, by honoring their memory.
Dan Bova
Failure of Stewardship Was at the Heart of Wounded Warrior Project Firings
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Failure of Stewardship Was at the Heart of Wounded Warrior Project Firings

The ousted charity leaders never provided the structures and controls needed to be protectors of the generosity coming their way.
Ray Hennessey
How the Printing Biz Was a Better Deal for This U.S. Military Veteran
Franchise Players

How the Printing Biz Was a Better Deal for This U.S. Military Veteran

Greg Kingsbury of Arizona is thriving as a franchisee with Better Deal Printing, a company uniquely positioned to give back to the veteran community.
Erin Schultz
Daymond John Bites Back: 'Tell These Bobos to Take a Walk'
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Daymond John Bites Back: 'Tell These Bobos to Take a Walk'

An all-military themed episode finds servicemen and their spouses gunning for deals for mom-made handbags and landmine jewelery
Brian O'Connor
U.S. Air Force Veteran Makes Old Spaces Feel New Again at Kitchen Tune-Up
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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
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From Battlefield to Business: These Companies Are Looking to Hire Veterans

Skills honed during military service transfer naturally to franchise ownership.