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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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How Employers Can Bridge the Communication Gap With Veterans
Military service imbues people with the values employers prize but getting vets to talk about themselves is often a challenge.
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
Budget Blinds offers a soft landing for transitioning veterans.
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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.
A Franchisee Who Supports Veterans Beyond the Battlefield
Michael O'Neill runs his JDog Junk Removal and Hauling franchise in accordance with the Soldier's Creed.
What Serving as a Marine and NYPD Officer Taught Me About Franchising
Brendan Ryan believes that military and police personnel are perfectly prepared for the franchise industry.
The Dos and Don'ts of Starting a Purpose-Driven Business
Have a cause you care passionately about? Make it part of your company mission.
These 10 Brands Make It Easier for Veterans to Become Franchisees
Vets deserve special consideration this Memorial Day. In the entrepreneurial world, certain franchisors haven't forgotten that.
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.
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