Disabled veterans are one of the most likely groups in the United States to be underemployed. However, National Science Foundation- supported programs specifically designed for this community are encouraging them to pursue science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) degrees and careers.
For many of the thousands of returning and current veterans, creating a company to supply goods and services wanted by state and federal government as well as corporate America may be key to a successful return to civilian life.
“The Elite SDVOB Network is happy to welcome Mike Saltijeral as the new Vice President of the Illinois chapter. Elite is working hard to extend its reach into the veteran business community. Mike has extraordinary business expertise and an exceptional track record in advancing the aims of organizations like Elite.
WINCHESTER, Calif., December, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2001, Debra Eggeman-Steffen joined the military, seeking a better life for her daughter and herself. She wanted to pursue a career in law enforcement, but early test scores revealed she'd be more fitting as a helicopter mechanic.