A 2002 graduate of the United States Naval Academy, Eric Boone’s goal was to one day command his own ship. Boone, now 34, became CEO of the Hartford Parking Authority in 2013. Click here to read the full article.
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JDog Junk Removal is a full-service junk removal franchise offered exclusively to veterans, active-duty members of the U.S. military and their families. Military Transition News caught up with Jerry Flanagan, the creator of JDog Junk Removal. Click here to read the full interview.
Have you ever served with someone who always went above and beyond? While there are several “Top 40 Under 40” lists, there is only one specific to military. CivilianJobs.com released its annual Top 40 Under 40 Military in conjunction with Veterans Day. In the worlds of business, politics, non-profit organizations and educational institutions, these service… Read more »
After winning the coveted mirror ball trophy in 2011 as champion of Season 13 of Dancing with the Stars, J.R. Martinez became the face of veterans returning from combat with disabilities. But just a few years earlier, his rise to fame was anything but a sure thing. Martinez credits his participation in a program called… Read more »
It was 2002, and Andrew Wilson – then, an Army First Lieutenant – sat in a tent in Afghanistan, listening to the rumble of artillery. During that rare moment of downtime in a war zone, he decided to thumb through a Fortune magazine. What this platoon leader found in its pages altered his post-military career trajectory, catapulting… Read more »
Before transitioning to civilian life, it’s important to take control of your finances in order to protect you and your family. In order to best prepare, the Department of Defense recommends that you start planning at least 12 months prior to separation from active duty. Here are three ways you can set yourself up for… Read more »
Today’s veterans are preparing to transition from the battlefield back to civilian life in record numbers. The tools, landscape and resources needed to become competitive and relevant in a civilian job are more challenging than ever. Read full article here.
Bradley-Morris answers questions from transitioning military job seekers. Q: I am transitioning out in 2014 and I’m confused about the new healthcare laws, specifically the individual shared responsibility provision under the Affordable Care Act. Will I need to carry health insurance immediately on the day I transition out or face a fine? What are the… Read more »
West Point Grad, Bob McDonald, earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering in 1975, graduating in the top 2% of his class. Twenty years later, McDonald would head one of the world’s most powerful companies as President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of The Procter & Gamble Company. Veterans provide greater diversity to the… Read more »
The “Top 40 Under 40 Military” – Military Transition News’ list of 40 top performing military personnel and veterans under the age of 40 has been announced. They are MBA students, entrepreneurs – and even a stone mason – all with a history of service. But they universally share stories of heroics, self-sacrifice and altruism… Read more »