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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)
Veteran Entrepreneurs

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
Leadership

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'
Ready To Launch

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
Franchise Players

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
Military Veterans

From Battlefield to Business: These Companies Are Looking to Hire Veterans

Skills honed during military service transfer naturally to franchise ownership.
How One Company Is Helping Military Veterans Become Franchisees
Military Veterans

How One Company Is Helping Military Veterans Become Franchisees

Budget Blinds offers a soft landing for transitioning veterans.
Tracy Stapp Herold
How One Man's Air Force Experience Led to Life as a Hydraulic Hose Franchisee
Franchise Players

How One Man's Air Force Experience Led to Life as a Hydraulic Hose Franchisee

Bill Lesswing worked as a PIRTEK employee for over a decade, and now he's transitioning to a franchisee as he opens the company's first Tennessee location.
Carly Okyle
5 Reasons to Hire a Military Spouse
Military

5 Reasons to Hire a Military Spouse

Adaptable? Check. Able to deal with stress? Check. Ready to align with a vision? Check.
Lida Citroën
5 Tips for Veterans Thinking About Starting a Business
Ready To Launch

5 Tips for Veterans Thinking About Starting a Business

Military service is good preparation for the stamina and problem-solving required to be a successful entrepreneur.
David Shutler
Why This MMA Startup Honors Its Military Fanbase
Sports Businesses

Why This MMA Startup Honors Its Military Fanbase

The founder and CEO of Fighters' Source also shares business lessons from the fight cage.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Under Armour Pulls 'Band of Ballers' T-Shirt After Complaints
Marketing Bootcamp

Under Armour Pulls 'Band of Ballers' T-Shirt After Complaints

The shirt featured an image meant to evoke associations with a famous Iwo Jima photograph.
Carly Okyle