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4 Ways This Veteran's Military Background Helps Him Run His Business
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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
How Military Service Made These Veterans Better Entrepreneurs
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How Military Service Made These Veterans Better Entrepreneurs

Time in the military taught these 10 entrepreneurs how to run successful businesses.
Rose Leadem
100 Franchises With Discounts, Freebies or Incentives Just for Veterans
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100 Franchises With Discounts, Freebies or Incentives Just for Veterans

If you served your country, these companies make franchising easier for you.
Tracy Stapp Herold
These Programs Are Helping Veterans to Get New Businesses Off the Ground
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These Programs Are Helping Veterans to Get New Businesses Off the Ground

Today's generation of veterans enter a different business world than their predecessors. Luckily, there's help.
What a Combat Veteran Knows About Transformation Through Adversity
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What a Combat Veteran Knows About Transformation Through Adversity

It took hitting rock bottom for the war vet Earl Granville to take back his life.
3 Ways the Army Prepared Me for Entrepreneurship
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3 Ways the Army Prepared Me for Entrepreneurship

Veterans embody the courage and commitment it takes to begin this journey of entrepreneurship.
Jed Richard
How This Army Veteran Turned His Hobby Into a $20 Million Business
Leadership

How This Army Veteran Turned His Hobby Into a $20 Million Business

Nick Palmisciano combined a dark sense of humor with a warrior-like approach to business and came up big with his apparel and lifestyle company Ranger Up. Here's how he did it.
Dan Bova
This Combat Veteran Combined Woodworking Skills and Perseverance to Create a Patriotic Art Company
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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
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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
The One Trick This Navy SEAL Used to Turn Failure Into Success
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The One Trick This Navy SEAL Used to Turn Failure Into Success

New York Times bestselling author, Navy SEAL and editor of SOFREP.com Brandon Webb shares the best business advice he ever received.
Dan Bova
How This Marine Veteran Found Inspiration From Tragedy
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How This Marine Veteran Found Inspiration From Tragedy

On the worst day of his life, Dakota Meyer lost four of his best friends. Here is how he was able to carry on by honoring their lives.
Dan Bova
From Medal of Honor to Entrepreneur: What Dakota Meyer Learned About Risk
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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
Former New York Times Pressman Worked Out a Strong Career Change in Mid-Life With Retro Fitness
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Former New York Times Pressman Worked Out a Strong Career Change in Mid-Life With Retro Fitness

At 38, Warren De Stefano said goodbye to newspapers and hello to a unique gym franchise, helping disabled military veterans along the way.
Erin Schultz